Pathways to Health

May 7, 2019


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You can support a health professional student during their clinical rotation by hosting them in your home. Help bring more primary care providers to our region to live, work and play. Learn more about becoming a host home provider.

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Specialty Clinic List (January - June 2019)

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Reach healthcare donors through multiple channels.

What is your fundraising without finding new donor prospects and engaging them appropriately? Your supporters are the lifeblood of your healthcare organization's fundraising efforts, so it is critical to know the best tactics to discovering them. Our latest webinar with thought leader Joe Garecht will show you the strategies to go far beyond traditional engagement.


How to Find and Engage New Donors for
Your Healthcare Nonprofit

Tuesday, May 14 | 2:00 p.m. ET

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News & Announcements

Apply by May 16: 2019 NHSC Scholarship Program
Apply by May 21: 2019 Nurse Corps Scholarship Program
Health Workforce National Advisory Committees: Seeking nominations for new members
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Available Funding

Learn more about our available funding, which is rooted in the cornerstones for how we work. Connect with a program officer before applying for funding by June 15, 2019.

Strengthen Community Health
Funding Opportunity: Improving Community Food Systems
Responsive Grants Program: Housing Programs
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Care Coordination Online Course
When: June 3-28
Cost: $150 Colorado residents/$250 out of state

Team-Based Care Coordination ECHO series
When: Thursdays 8-9 am MT, June 6-July 18
Cost: Free!

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Four monthly ECHO sessions held virtually
Thursdays 12:00 - 1:00 PM MST
May 16 - June 13
(No session held the week of Memorial Day)

This series is open to all healthcare professionals in Colorado

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This series is open to Primary Care Clinicians and Clinical Strategy/Health Technology Decision Makers
Six weekly ECHO sessions
Wednesdays 12:00 - 1:00 PM MST
May 22 - June 26

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Pediatric Psychiatry: Managing and Treating in Primary Care
Pediatric Primary Care Providers in Colorado

CME: This ECHO Colorado series, with the first of six sessions beginning on June 11, will be reviewed and acceptable for up to 5.0 credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. (1.0 credit per session).

Six weekly ECHO sessions held virtually
June 11 - July 23
Tuesdays, 12:00 - 1:00 PM MST

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Gov. Jared Polis campaigned on tackling high health care prices, and on April 4, he unveiled his grand plan: the Roadmap to Saving Coloradans Money on Health Care.
His roadmap lays out his plan for the hundreds of days ahead: an ambitious mix of short-term and long-term actions, from passing a public insurance option this year to expanding the health workforce and increasing access to healthy food. Read the article here.



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New Courses Available!
See a full list of courses and links to sign up, see our online Calendar.

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A pediatric medical home practice whose mission is to provide every child excellent, comprehensive, and informed healthcare is searching for a Full Time RN/LPN to join our skilled and professional team. Our nursing staff is responsible for professional communication and collaboration with other health care team members to ensure the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Responsibilities included but are not limited to; collection of patient health data, procedures, phlebotomy, processing of lab specimens, health screenings such as vision and hearing, and telephone triage. We are ever expanding our Telemedicine and Specialty clinics, offering new and exciting opportunities to our nursing staff. If you are a committed team player interested in joining a multifaceted integrated care medical practice, please send your resume to aharrison@ppswdurango.com.
San Juan Basin Public Health is hiring a Public Health Nurse Home Visitor. This position will provide home visits to women and their families eligible for the Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) program. Nurses adhere to the NFP model of home visitation and nursing process guidelines, develop therapeutic relationships utilizing concepts of reflection and motivational interviewing, assess physical, emotional, social and environmental needs, goals and outcomes of clients relative to the NFP program, and follow the nursing process in implementing NFP into nursing practice. Applicant must be a Registered Nurse in the state of Colorado, BSN required. Minimum of two years’ experience in maternal/child health or public health is required. Applicants must have CPR certification. The wage range for this position is $24.51 to $36.77 per hour, plus benefits. Although the full salary range for this position is provided, appointments are typically made at or near the range minimum. This position is scheduled to close 5/15/19, or until an adequate pool is reached. To apply go to www.sjbpublichealth.org.
San Juan Basin Public Health is hiring a Health Equity Coordinator to implement the health equity work of the Equity in Emergency Preparedness (EEP) project, including overseeing the implementation of project activities and coordination with external partner agencies. EEP will ensure that all people living in Archuleta and La Plata counties have equitable opportunities to prepare for and respond to health events, natural disasters, and man-made emergencies, irrespective of socio-economic attainment, primary language spoken, or disability status. Collaborating with traditionally underrepresented and under-served populations to create resilient, connected communities will support population health and prevent future exacerbation of poor health outcomes stemming from emergencies. Bilingual English-Spanish and an associate’s degree and two years of healthcare, public health, or related experience is preferred. The pay range for this position is $17.80 to $25.81 an hour plus benefits. Although the full salary range for this position is provided, appointments are typically made at or near the range minimum. Position is scheduled to close 5/17/2019, or until an adequate pool is reached. To apply go to www.sjbpublichealth.org.
San Juan Basin Public Health is hiring a Care Coordination Services Program Manager. The Program Manager provides leadership, direct supervision, & case management guidance to a dynamic team of Care Coordinators & Nurse Navigators, who are working to assist the community with accessing healthcare resources. This position is also responsible for the management of a variety of contracts and grants that are aimed towards community health & resource access. Essential duties of the position are administrative oversight and management of staff & budgets, implementation and monitoring of program deliverables and maintaining community partnerships. Experience in personnel management, direct case management, community resources and health care systems is preferred as well as experience in maternal or child health, public health, or mental health. Bachelor’s degree in human services related field, and 5 years related work experience is required. The pay range for this position is $29.10 to $43.66 an hour plus benefits. Although the full salary range for this position is provided, appointments are typically made at or near the range minimum. Position is scheduled to close 5/22/2019, or until an adequate pool is reached. To apply go to www.sjbpublichealth.org.
Tri-County Health Network (TCHNetwork), a nonprofit that serves San Miguel, Ouray, Montrose, and Delta counties, is hiring a full-time Skippy Program Supervisor to join our team! The Skippy Supervisor will be the lead in managing Skippy, TCHNetwork’s portable virtual dental home program. Duties include managing program operations; supervising school-based dental clinics; overseeing our adult Medicaid community clinics across the region; managing the clinical team; developing relationships with stakeholders; promoting the program; and more. We are 1 of only 5 organizations in Colorado offering virtual dental home services. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of and help us grow a cutting edge program! The candidate must have a bachelor's degree, 5+ years of successful program management, and 3+ years of experience in a healthcare related field. Past success in marketing, outreach, and volunteerism is also required. For a full job description, please visit https://tchnetwork.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Skippy-Supervisor-Job-Description-1.pdf. To apply, email your resume and cover letter to info@tchnetwork.org with “Skippy Supervisor” in the subject line.

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Pediatric Associates of Durango is looking to hire a new behavioral health
provider. Applicants can send resumes and cover letters to the office manager, Taylor LaRocco, at taylor@paofdurango.com. http://paofdurango.com

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Healthcare Job Opportunities in SW Colorado

Mercy Regional Medical Center, Durango, Click HERE

Pagosa Springs Medical Center, Pagosa Springs, Click HERE

Southwest Health System, Cortez, Click HERE

Axis Health System, Durango, Cortez, Pagosa Springs,
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