GDIT's Military Health Team is hiring a Clinical Regional Education Coordinator to support the Traumatic Brain Injury Center of Excellence (TBI CoE) located at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER), Alaska
As the traumatic brain injury (TBI) Pathway of Care manager within the Military Health System (MHS), the Traumatic Brain Injury Center of Excellence promotes state-of-the-science care from point-of-injury to reintegration for service members, veterans, and their families to prevent and mitigate consequences of mild to severe TBI.
The Regional Education Coordinator (REC) will be responsible for a variety of duties to provide education, outreach, and training for service members, veterans, and their families on the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury. A REC is a TBI educator who helps promote the TBI CoE mission by providing educational materials and training on awareness, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of TBI-related issues.
What You’ll Be Doing:
Assists in the development of TBI educational initiatives aimed at teaching the healthcare team.
Assures that healthcare providers are aware of and understand new clinical care standards of practice for traumatic brain injury (particularly DVBIC Clinical recommendations and VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guidelines).
Works collaboratively with the clinical staff in providing educational opportunities for the multi-disciplinary team involved in the care of military and veterans with TBI.
Delivers education programs and/or provides information on TBI to service members, families and civilians.
Assists in the development of education programs tailored to healthcare providers.
Provides consultation to military and veterans sites related to TBI educational issues.
Conducts outreach activities within region to expand opportunities to provide TBI education and information about DVBIC programs and services.
Serves as a resource for information and education on TBI at the DVBIC network site and for the assigned region.
What You’ll Need:
Master’s Degree in health related/ clinical field (RN, Social Worker, PT, OT, SLP, etc.)
2+ years of clinical experience working in an inpatient, outpatient, and/or rehabilitation setting
Experience with the development and teaching of education and training activities for the healthcare field
Knowledge of health care and care for the traumatic brain injured patient.
Experience with developing and teaching on healthcare topics.
Excellent communications skills to include: public speaking, classroom and meeting facilitation, interpersonal, networking and building collaborations.
Must be able to work independently as well as function as part of a team.
Computer proficiency – software and hardware as related to educational program development for both presentations and database management.
Excellent time management and organizational skills, creativity and flexibility a must.
US Citizenship with the ability to obtain a T3 security investigation.
What Would Be Even Better:
Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care strongly preferred.
Experience educating patients, healthcare providers, military line/unit leaders and the general public on TBI-related issues preferred.
Prior experience with the military strongly preferred.
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
401K with company match
Diverse, highly collaborative teams
About Our Work
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