Job posted by: The Fund for Public Health in New York, Inc.
Posted on: August 1, 2014
Fund for Public Health in New York
Job Title: INSPIRE Grants Administrator
Organization: Fund for Public Health in New York, Inc.
Position Reports to: VHSPC Senior Program Administrator
Salary: Commensurate with experience
The Fund for Public Health in New York, Inc. (FPHNY) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to the advancement of the health and well-being of all New Yorkers. To this end, FPHNY implements programs to address pressing public health needs, fosters private sector support to enhance health and health care, and helps educate the public regarding the protection of individual, family, and community health.
Project Summary: The Fund for Public Health in New York (FPHNY) in collaboration with New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (NYCDOHMH) received a three-year award from the Health Care Innovation Awards starting in September 2014. This opportunity, Innovate and Network to Stop HCV and Prevent complications via Integrating care Responding to needs and Engaging patients and providers (INSPIRE Project), will significantly expand DOHMH's activities in addressing the holistic care for Hepatitis C.
Project INSPIRE NYC is an integrated, innovative, and evidence-based comprehensive service model that combines the use of HCV surveillance data, facilitated case identification, care coordination, health promotion, medication adherence support, and HCV infection-centered primary care that is supported by expert consultation via telemedicine and that includes collaborative behavioral health services. The primary aim is to demonstrate a model of service delivery and payment that can reduce morbidity and death from chronic illnesses and reduce costs associated with its complications, using chronic HCV infection as a case study. Project INSPIRE NYC will use an integrated medical and behavioral health service model with a bundled and capitated payment system developed with participating managed care organizations (MCOs). It will create real value by standardizing and improving patient-focused care, while working toward a payment model that facilitates positive outcomes and cost efficiency.
Reporting to the VHSPC Senior Program Administrator, the Administrator, s/he will be responsible for day-to-day administrative and fiscal management of the grant. This will include tracking project expenses and preparing financial reports in conjunction with FPHNY; administering project personnel paperwork; establishing purchasing and contract needs and preparing all purchase orders, contracts, and vendor solicitations to address identified needs; liaising with units responsible for procurement, contracts, and personnel.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in grant and contract management, have managed and prepared budgets and budget modifications, have experience with program start-up and implementation, be an excellent communicator, have the ability to manage multiple projects with aggressive timelines, be detail-oriented, be an innovative thinker and proven, creative problem-solver, and be proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
Please send your resume, with cover letter, to: email@example.com.
Indicate the following in the Subject line: INSPIRE Grants Administrator your name.
In the cover letter, indicate how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position and provide your salary history and requirements.
The Fund for Public Health in New York, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages a diverse pool of candidates to apply.