Job Code/Title 82751 - H - Labs/Research Assistant 1 Position Number HU1097 Working Title Patient Representative Department Family Medicine & Population Health Organizational Overview
At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.
Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range $15.00 Campus Off-site Position Type Hourly Hours/Week Normal work days Normal work hours Job Category Research Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No Is any portion of this position grant-funded? Yes - Continuation of this position depends on funding of the grant. Sensitive Position No Resource Critical Yes Description of the Job
The patient representative will be part of a community engaged research team in the VCU Department of Family Medicine that will study what factors contribute to missed prenatal care and well-child care visits and develop potential programs to improve visit attendance. He/she will participate in weekly remote meetings and review research results. He/she will be asked to help with engaging other community members as they participate in the project, such as sessions in which they try to understand the barriers and facilitators of attendance at doctor visits.
Estimated total number of hours: 320.
- Familiarity with the topics of prenatal care and well-child care
- Fluent in English
Preferred Qualifications Job Open Date 09/15/2020 Remove from posting on or before Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants Additional Information Quick Link http://www.vcujobs.com/postings/100652 Supplemental Questions
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- Cover Letter/Letter of Application