Maimonides Medical Center is the designated leader for a Performing Provider System (PPS) in the NYS Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program. Known as Community Care of Brooklyn (CCB), the PPS is a network of health care providers and social service organizations working together to achieve targeted improvements in population health and the reduction in avoidable hospital use by Medicaid beneficiaries in Brooklyn. Community Care of Brooklyn integrates hospitals, Federally Qualified Health Centers, ambulatory care centers, Health Homes and their associated provider networks, long term care providers, as well as both hospital-based and community physicians. Maimonides has formed the CCB Central Services Organization (CSO) to manage the DSRIP project and other population health initiatives.
Overview – Program Associate
Reporting to the Senior Community Engagement Specialist, the Program Associate is primarily responsible for administrative and organizational assistance in the development and coordination of various community engagement initiatives, projects and implementation plans. The successful candidate will share our passion for advancing healthcare, community engagement, strong work ethic, and attention to detail.
The specific responsibilities of the Program Associate for the Maimonides CSO include:
1. Provide administrative and organizational support for CCB’s Community Engagement Committee,
Community Action and Advocacy Workgroup, and other related initiatives.
2. Schedule and communicate meeting details, reminders, and follow-up actions for internal and
3. Assist with the creation of materials for committee and work group meetings, including agendas
and presentations, and take minutes.
4. Research and compile information about best practices and evidence-based strategies for inclusion
in project planning documents and implementation plans, as appropriate.
5. Interface with CBO partners throughout Brooklyn on efforts related to CCB priorities.
Education: Bachelor’s degree required
Experience: minimum of one (1) year of experience in project management within healthcare or
Other: excellent analytical abilities; strong communications skills; ability to thrive in a fast-paced,
highly collaborative environment.
If interested, please send a cover letter AND resume to Okenfe Lebarty at OLebarty@maimonidesmed.org.
Last updated by Janet Umenta Jun 18.