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Program Coordinator-VEPT

Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, NY 10007
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Position Summary

Contributes to the Vulnerable Elder Protection Team \(VEPT\), a first\-of\-its\-kind Emergency Department\-based consult service focused on optimizing care for potential victims of elder abuse\. Assists with program operations, participates in program evaluation and improvement, supports team members from multiple disciplines, and ensures accurate case tracking and reporting to funders\.

Job Responsibilities

+ Assists with design, refinement, and maintenance of VEPT clinical protocols\.

+ Maintains comprehensive VEPT registry database\. Responsible for data acquisition and entry, including VEPT interventions and short and long\-term medical, psychosocial, financial, and legal outcomes\.

+ Participates in program evaluation and improvement using quantitative and qualitative methods\.

+ May conduct/facilitate focus groups and interviews with providers to understand how program is used\. Interprets and communicates results\.

+ Assists with program operations, including scheduling/coordinating team, leadership and Committee meetings\. Develops and maintains the on\-call schedule for VEPT medical providers\.

+ Assists in scheduling outreach for VEPT team members with ED and inpatient providers as well as community\-based agencies\.

+ Serves as liaison between ED and EMS staff\. Provides feedback on case follow\-up to ED and inpatient providers who activate and interact with VEPT\.

+ Prepares and submits regular case\- and intervention\-related reporting to funders\.

+ Collaborates with Grants Administrator to ensure appropriate and accurate expense tracking as well as compliance with OVS funding, fiscal, and other reporting and audit requirements\.

+ Provides additional programmatic support as needed\.


+ Bachelor's Degree


Masters of Public Health \(MPH\) or Masters of Hospital Administration \(MHA\) is preferred\.

Approximately 2 years of related experience\.

Experience working on grant\-funded projects preferred\.

Knowledge of elder abuse, aging and/or NYC services for adults preferred\.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

+ Demonstrated strong communication and interpersonal skills; demonstrated ability to interact with multiple constituencies\.

+ Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self\-motivated, adaptable, and possessing a positive attitude\.

Licenses and Certifications

Working Conditions/Physical Demands

Flexibility to work varied hours as needed\.

Weill Cornell Medicine is a comprehensive academic medical center that's committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery, and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world\. Our doctors and scientists\-faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Weill Cornell Physician Organization\-are engaged in world\-class clinical care and cutting\-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies\. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side's scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where an international campus offers a U\.S\. medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey\. Our medical practices serve communities throughout New York City, and our faculty provide comprehensive care at NewYork\-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork\-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, and NewYork\-Presbyterian/Queens\. At Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to treat each individual, not just their conditions or illnesses, as we strive to deliver the finest possible care for our patients \- the center of everything we do\. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer\. Weill Cornell Medicine provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information\.
Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-12-01

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Program Coordinator-VEPT

Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, NY 10007

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