Join AHRQ’s Growing Division of Practice Improvement
AHRQ seeks applicants to serve in the Division of Practice Improvement-Apply by October 4
The position within AHRQ’s Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement serves as a Health Scientist Administrator and is expected to make contributions to the research and program development activities in the areas of practice and/or health systems improvement and one of these related areas: implementation science, health equity, shared decision-making, patient engagement, human factors engineering or organizational science. The chosen applicant will serve as a Program/Project Officer for the administration of large research contracts or grants program involving health services, practice and health systems improvement and related areas. Join us and provide leadership in managing proposed health services and implementation research projects supported by the Division. See below for the vacancy announcement, which will close October 4.
AHRQ’s mission is to produce evidence to make health care safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable, and affordable, and to work within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and with other partners to make sure that the evidence is understood and used. The Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement generates new knowledge, synthesizes evidence, translates science on what works in health and healthcare delivery, and catalyzes practice improvement across healthcare settings.
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is the lead Federal agency charged with improving the safety and quality of healthcare for all Americans. AHRQ develops the knowledge, tools, and data needed to improve the healthcare system and help consumers, healthcare professionals, and policymakers make informed health decisions.