Seeking a proactive individual with knowledge of medical terminology to manage the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Verification Program. This manager will plan and implement site visits to participating facilities, manage related program activities and evaluate outcomes, and pursue program enhancement opportunities to grow participation.
Qualifications include: a Bachelor’s degree in nursing, health care administration, health policy, health education, or related field (Master’s preferred), 3-4 years’ experience in health care or public health administration with an emphasis in maternal and child health required, preferably including program management/development, needs assessment, evaluation, technical writing, grants management, and/or quality improvement experience. Intensive care nursing experience highly desirable. Travel and occasional weekend work required.
The American Academy of Pediatrics offers an excellent work environment, competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package. As a reaffirmation to our employee-focused culture, since 2005 the AAP has been named one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Chicagoland area.
Additionally, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans that values the strength diversity brings to our workplace. Reasonable Accommodation: Individuals with a disability in need of a reasonable accommodation regarding the job application process may call 630-626-6297. Please note, only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response. ?
Internal Number: 123
About American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a membership organization of 67,000 pediatricians and approximately 475 staff committed to the optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. The AAP promotes pediatrics and advances child health priorities by developing policy, conducting research, building coalitions, raising public awareness, funding community-based projects, and supporting training and professional education for our membership.