Denver Health Denver , CO 80208
Under minimal supervisions, assists in various day-to-day research-related and/or grant activities as assigned, working on projects that focus on a variety of topics, including community engagement, maternal and child health, reproductive health, mental health and substance use disorders. Assists in the recruitment of participants, data collection, and entry for multiple grant/research projects, including serving as contact person for staff throughout DHHA regarding the grant/research program.
Ensures data collection and entry is within specified parameters of the grant/research program. Conducts literature reviews and synthesizes findings. Help with IRB approval across multiple grant/research projects.
Education: Bachelor's Degree preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience: Typically, one year of related experience or related Baccalaureate degree or formal internship training as research/grant program assistant.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Excellent interpersonal skills, strong organizational skills and ability to accurately report data, and ability to manage multiple project effectively and independently.
Strong knowledge of spreadsheet and database programs, and other Microsoft Office products. Ability to demonstrate excellent work with minimal supervision. Ability to prioritize tasks. Bilingual skills preferred.
Certificate/License/Registration: NA All Certifications and Licenses required for this job must be kept current as a condition of continued employment.
All job applicants for safety-sensitive positions must pass a pre-employment drug test, once a conditional offer of employment hasbeen made.
Denver Health is an integrated, efficient, high-quality academic health care system that is considered a model for the nation. The Denver Health system includes the Rocky Mountain Regional Level I Trauma Center, a 525-bed acute care medical center, Denver's 911 emergency medical response system, 8 family health centers, 15 school-based health centers, the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center, the Denver Public Health Department, an HMO, and The Denver Health Foundation.
As Colorado's primary safety net institution, Denver Health is a mission-driven organization that has provided more than $3.3 billion in care for the uninsured in the last ten years. Denver Health is a leader in performance and quality improvements and remains financially secure, in part, due to its nationally recognized implementation of lean principles in healthcare. Denver Health is a major resource to the community, serving approximately 185,000 individuals and 67,000 children a year.
Located just south of downtown Denver, Denver Health is just minutes away from many of the cultural and recreational activities Denver has to offer.
We strongly support diversity in the workforce and Denver Health is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).
"Denver Health is committed to provide equal treatment and equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Denver Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class."