Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in a related field and three years of experience in program coordination in a public health, health, health regulatory or human services related program; OR an Associate’s degree in a related field and five years of such experience; OR seven years of such experience. A Master’s degree in a related field may substitute for one year of such experience. At least one year of experience must have included supervision of staff and/or program management.


This position requires that the incumbent will report to the official work location and live within commuting distance to the official work location. Telecommuting may not be available. If telecommuting is available, the incumbent will be required to have a telephone/mobile device, and internet access.


Health Research, Inc.’s (HRI) mission is building a healthier future for New York State and beyond through the delivery of funding and program support to further public health and research programs. In support of our mission and our commitment to providing a safe workplace, we require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless approved for a religious or medical exemption.


Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a related field. At least five years of program management or program coordination experience providing services to the persons at-risk for or living with HIV community. At least three years of experience evaluating program data, activities, and outcomes. At least one year of experience developing, coordinating, or conducting quality improvement efforts or activities. Seven years of work experience related to the provision of services to persons with and/or at risk for HIV/AIDS. Proficiency with Microsoft Office.



The Health Program Coordinator I will be responsible for coordinating and monitoring health care center contracts for persons at-risk for or living with HIV that provide services based in healthcare centers across New York State. The incumbent will serve as a liaison to contractors; maintains communication with contractors regarding program requirements; assess provider performance, monitor program outcomes and quality improvement activities; negotiate contract budgets and workplans while coordinating technical assistance to ensures compliance with program standards and goals. The incumbent will also coordinate and conduct site visits; review monthly/quarterly narrative reports and monthly data reports; review and approve budget modifications and vouchers; prepares monitoring, narrative, and statistical reports; coordinates Bureau of HIV Ambulatory Care Services community program planning and development. Complete writing assignments and other duties as assigned.


Please visit HRI’s web site at (preferred method):  https://careers-healthresearch.icims.com/jobs/ or mail resume to: Health Research, Inc., 150 Broadway – Suite 280, Menands, NY 12204-2719. Please include reference code 2022-5901  on envelope.


HRI has a long-standing dedication to diversity, equity, and inclusion in our workforce. HRI is committed to the principle of non-discrimination in all phases of its employment procedures and practices.


Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Qualified Individuals with Disabilities/Qualified Protected Veterans


Health Research, Inc. (HRI) offers a robust, comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees, including:

Health, dental and vision insurance – Several comprehensive health insurance plans to choose from;
Flexible benefit accounts – Medical, dependent care, adoption assistance, parking and transit;
Generous paid time off – Paid federal and state holidays, paid sick, vacation and personal leave;
Tuition support – Assistance is available for individuals pursuing educational or training opportunities;
Retirement Benefits – HRI is a participating employer in the New York State and Local Retirement System and offers optional enrollment in the New York State Deferred Compensation Plan. HRI provides a postretirement Health Benefits Plan for qualified retirees to use towards health insurance premiums and eligible medical expenses;
Employee Assistance Program – Provides educational and wellness programs, training, and 24/7 confidential services to assist employees, both personally and professionally;
And so much more!

About Health Research, Inc.

Health Research, Inc. (HRI) contributes to the health and well-being of the people of New York State by complementing and enabling the strategic public health goals of the New York State Department of Health (DOH), Roswell Park Cancer Institute Corporation (RPCIC), and other health-related entities.

HRI provides best-in-class resource administration for stakeholders and programs related to the work and priorities of the Department of Health and its other partners. HRI does this through the provision of knowledge, expertise, funding guidance, and fiduciary oversight of sponsored program funding for public health and research programs in concert with community partnerships.