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    Summary

    This position serves as the Area Diabetes Consultant (ADC) for coordination and development of diabetes prevention and control programs to Federal, Tribal and Urban health, including the Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI) community directed grant. Works with model diabetes programs, diabetes coordinators and diabetes team members of each program to ensure that American Indian communities receive quality care and support to address the prevention and effective treatment of diabetes.

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    Responsibilities

    • Coordinates and develops comprehensive diabetes prevention control programs.
    • Provides advice, guidance, and consultation on chronic diseases, diabetes, and health systems consistent with the care for diabetic patients.
    • Provides oversight and management of the SDPI grant, including evaluation, and works closely and collaboratively with program staff for the optimal utilization of grant funds to serve the mission of I.H.S.
    • Disseminates information related to grant application, renewal and other required processes and provides assistance to grantees on the collection, organization and reporting of key measures in the annual, as well as interim, diabetes audits.
    • Participates in Quality Improvement efforts, including projects to improve diabetes related Government Performance and Results Act Measures, quality of care processes, efficiency, and productivity, and/or grantee, patient and/or staff satisfaction.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel will be required to the Service Units and tribal programs in the Albuquerque Area. Travel may be extensive by automobile and by air for national and regional meetings. Overnight stays may be required.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/597898200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.