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Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator

Requisition ID 
Info Technology
Position Type 
Regular Full-Time
Sub Category 
INFO Office of Health Information Tech
Posted Date 
Post End Date 

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The Program Coordinator is responsible for the overall direction of a specialized project/program. The position will consult and advise the Health Information Exchange (HIE) Technical Team officials on projects or programs and provide general support as necessary.


UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

  • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
  • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
  • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
  • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
  • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
  • Merchant Discounts
  • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy


Salary: Negotiable


  • Provides operational and project coordination support to the technical team regarding the implementation and ongoing maintenance of the state HIE.
  • Assists with all stages of the project life-cycle; assists in the development of appropriate reporting requirements; consults with appropriate individuals to develop technical operational policies and procedures as needed.
  • Coordinates the daily operation of a specialized project or program and the communication surrounding such.
  • Provides interpretation of applicable rules, laws and regulations.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor degree in Computer Science, IT, Business or related field of study plus three (3) years of experience in project coordination - OR - a High School diploma plus seven (7) years of experience in project coordination.  Experience with Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Excel, Word and Power-Point).  Must have strong writing, collaboration skills and attentive to details.


Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with Microsoft Projects and/or Visio

Physical Requirements

Stand: Occasionally
Sit: Continuously
Walk: Occasionally
Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Never
Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 10 lbs or less
Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Continuously
Talk: Frequently
Hear: Frequently
Taste or smell: Occasionally
Read, concentrate, think analytically: Continuously
Physical Environment: Inside Office Environment
Noise Level: Moderate
Visual Requirements: Near visual acuity
Hazards: None