MPA and MPP Job list Utah Department of Health - Maternal & Child Health Quality Improvement Director - Closes 2/16

Melissa Hall melissa.hall at
Wed Feb 11 11:13:12 MST 2015

The Maternal and Child Health Quality Improvement Director at the Utah Department of Health is responsible for QI projects that relate to the health of mothers and children. This position facilitates QI work, such as areas of concern, such as out of hospital births, prematurity prevention, maternal and infant mortality and other areas. This position is responsible for coordination of UWNQC (Utah Women and Newborns Quality Collaborative), a statewide network of perinatal care providers, public health professionals, payers and professional organizations dedicated to improving maternal and infant health in the state.  The aim of the UWNQC is to improve pregnancy outcomes for women and children by advancing evidence-based clinical practices and processes.  The MCH QI Director will develop QI processes to address areas of concern and evaluate the effectiveness of these processes. The MCH QI Director will participate in the Department’s Strategic Plan for “Healthy Utah Babies”.  Candidates will be responsible for the following duties which are detailed below.


  *   Coordinate efforts for quality improvement in MCH as issues are identified.  Plan strategies and programs to address QI issues and evaluate the effectiveness of QI processes.
  *   Oversee and coordinate the activities of the UWNQC, including UWNQC meetings, subcommittee work, dissemination of information.
  *   Data Use, Interpretation and Dissemination and RedCap database development.
  *   Write grant applications to secure sustainable funding.

Department of Health has a recruitment open for the following position:

Research Consultant II
$19.42 - $32.52

This is a full-time, career service position with benefits.

Requisition #   3660
Closes:   02/16/2015 at 11:59 pm MST

In order to be considered for an interview for these positions, you will need to apply on-line at  If you have not done so already, you will need to create a job seeker account.

Melissa Yack Hall
MPA Program Manager
University of Utah

melissa.hall at

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