Are you ready to join an organization where you can be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives?
Envision all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every single day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? You bet!
This is satisfying work that makes a real difference in people's lives. You can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. You will connect with people and make a lifesaving impact. You will partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare.
The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Vice President, Community Impact for our Western States Region. The location is flexible to locations within the Western States region with cost-effective access to travel across the territory served and convenient proximity to a major airport.
The Vice President, Community Impact is responsible for leading the development, implementation, integration, and evaluation of strategies and plans to achieve the Western States region's health impact and revenue goals aligned with the strategic goals of the AHA/ASA. Inherent in this is the development and practice of culturally competent community engagement across staff and volunteers and advancement of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Strategic focus areas include hypertension, cholesterol, nutrition, obesity, and physical activity. The Vice President, Community Impact will also lead region-wide integration of population health strategies in collaboration with Development, QORA, Advocacy and Communications & Marketing partners and serves as the internal consultant to the Western States region on community and population health strategies and trends with a specialized focus on programs to drive health improvement across vulnerable communities.
Due to the current pandemic, all AHA offices are closed and staff are currently working from home. While offices are closed, daily travel is minimal and voluntary. There is no overnight travel currently. Offices will be reopening October 11, 2021. On this date the position will resume to being based in the local office and work will continue in the field with donors, volunteers and partners as the job requires.
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So, are you ready to work for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases?
The American Heart Association’s 2024 Goal: Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As champions for health equity, by 2024, the American Heart Association will advance cardiovascular health for all, including identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality.
At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.
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