We hope you will consider joining us in our work to improve the health of Arkansans and our state’s healthcare system. All applicants must apply through the UAMS job portal.

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Director of Governmental Affairs and Community Outreach

The Director of Governmental Affairs primary responsibilities are to represent Arkansas Center for Health Improvement (ACHI) and develop relationships with legislators, executive branch officials, and local community leaders to advance the organization’s mission. ACHI is a catalyst for improving the health of Arkansans through evidence-based research, public issue advocacy and collaborative program development.  The position is responsible for working with Senior Leadership to represent this unique health and health improvement entity in the local, state, and national health care arenas and serves on the ACHI Leadership team.