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Apply for this job by 07/26/2019
Employer: AmeriCorps VISTA
Located in: Oregon
Degree Required: Bachelors
|This position joins the Oregon Health Authority’s statewide VISTA team. In addition to activities at your individual site, each member receives additional orientation, training throughout the year, team retreats and meetings, and the support of the team leaders and project director based at the state public health agency. For more information about the Oregon Health Authority VISTA Partnership Program, please visit: http://healthoregon.org/vista. The Oregon Rural Practice-based Research Network (ORPRN) was established in 2002 at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland. ORPRN is dedicated to improving the health of rural Oregonians through community-engaged dialogue, coaching, education and research. ORPRN facilitates a broad variety of clinical health care research, quality improvement projects, and practice transformation efforts in settings serving rural and underserved populations in Oregon. The Accountable Health Communities project’s goal is to identify the social needs patients on Medicare and Medicaid and assist them with accessing services to resolve their needs. By improving access to health care and social services, these two programs position participants to transition out of poverty. With the innovative public health work happening in Oregon, Portland is a wonderful place to explore a future in public health.|
Posted on 06/10/2019
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