Providence Health & Services Program Development Coordinator - CORE in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a Program Development Coordinator toProvidence Center for Outcomes Research and Education (CORE) in Portland,OR. CORE is a non-profit researchlaboratory committed to improving community health. We use surveys, interviews, social networkanalysis, and mapping techniques to find opportunities to do health carebetter. At CORE, we believe that healthcare policy founded on the latest and best research can improve the prognosisfor our entire community.

In this position, you will:

  • Assist with process of completing the Providence Oregon region Community Health Needs Assessments (CHNA) and Community Health Improvement Plans (CHIP) for publication.

  • Participate in secondary data collection and key stakeholders interviews.

  • Help to optimize use of the web based portal tool for sponsorships, donations and grants, as well as collection of and reporting data from existing grants/programs.

  • Be responsible for supporting the portfolio of Community Health Improvement Plans across the Oregon Region, as well as facilitating a connection to research and evaluation projects between Providence Health & Services and CORE.

  • Bring a health equity and diversity lens to our work.

  • Provide data entry including some CBISA of reporting requirements.

  • Work with other CHD (Community Health Division) Program Managers periodically, to coordinate other programs aimed at increasing access to basic needs, oral health, and mental and behavioral health will also be included.

  • Facilitate schedules/agenda preparation for meetings, particularly Hospital Leadership Team meetings.

  • Be embedded with the Community Health Division and will serve primarily as CORE’s interface with the Community Health Division and related internal programs.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors’ degree

  • 1-2 years of experience with grant writing and/or grant management

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree with health care or public health focus

  • 2-4 years of experience working with social service, community organizations or other non-profits

  • Familiarity with clinical setting or patient setting related to patient issues around social determinants is strongly desired.

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Project & Program Management - Non-Clinical

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 138377