Project Coordinator

Posted Date 7 days ago(11/24/2021 9:42 AM)
Requisition ID
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
ICE IGSL Mammovan OP C
Post End Date


The Project Coordinator is responsible for engaging faith-based and community organizations to refer underserved women (including but not limited to racial and ethnic minorities, uninsured, underinsured, and rural women) to screening mammography; educate primary care physicians about guidelines and recommendations for the early detection of breast cancer; develop tools to determine actual mammography capacity in target counties.


The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity.  We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.  


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 offered commensurate with experience.


  • Collaborate with the regional Breast Care coordinators for clinic logistics, responsible for advertising screening events within the community and ensure high participation at events.
  • Provide quarterly and yearly reports to ADH CDPC detailing project activities and outcomes.
  • Develop and submit evaluation plan and evaluation report for project activities.
  • Maintain BreastCare enrollment and follow-up information for eligible women in the Breast Care Online System (BOS).
  • Travel to rural locations and engage faith-based and community organizations to refer women to screening mammography with the UAMS Mobile Mammography Program and cervical cancer screening with local providers.
  • Travel to rural locations and educate primary care physicians and health care personnel about guidelines and recommendations for the early detection of breast cancer through screening mammography
  • Encourage the use of electronic health records to monitor and improve referral to screening mammography.
  • May perform other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree PLUS three (3) years administrative/program coordination or similar experience.


  • Associates degree PLUS five (5) years administrative/program coordination or similar experience.


  • High School Diploma or GED PLUS seven (7) years administrative or program coordination or similar experience.

Preferred Qualfications:

  • Master's degree PLUS one (1) year of administrative/program coordination or similar experience.

This position is subject to pre-employment screening (criminal background, drug testing, and/or education verification). A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity.  The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law. 


UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence.  If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (501) 686-6432 and let us know the nature of your request. We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Physical Requirements

Stand: Frequently
Sit: Frequently
Walk: Frequently
Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Occasionally
Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 10 lbs or less
Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Frequently
Talk: Frequently
Hear: Frequently
Taste or smell: Occasionally
Read, concentrate, think analytically: Frequently
Physical Environment: Inside Medical Facility Environment, Inside Office Environment
Noise Level: Moderate
Visual Requirements: Color discrimination, Depth perception, Far visual acuity, Near visual acuity
Hazards: Biological, Chemical, Electrical, Fumes/Gases/Odors, Heavy machinery, Radiation, Sharp objects/tools


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