NHMA & DPR Construction Vaccine Confidence Campaign  

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NHMA invites Spanish-speaking, culturally competent physicians to participate in the NHMA & DPR Construction Vaccine Confidence Campaign. This campaign gives DPR employees the opportunity to receive timely information and facts from expert bilingual physicians about COVID-19 and the COVID-19 vaccines/boosters. In addition, the project aims to educate and increase the percentage of DPR fieldworkers to get vaccinated; increase awareness and education of COVID-19 and COVID-19 vaccines; promote factual and informative conversation among DPR employees; and connect NHMA physicians with local field workers as trusted resources of health information.

DPR Construction is one of the top 10 largest contractors in the United States with over 9,000 employees, 70% of whom are Latinx. DPR’s employees work at hundreds of job sites across the country.

 

Benefits:

  • Stipend of $2,000 upon completion (in addition to reimbursement of travel expenses)

  • Opportunity to educate a vaccine-hesitant population and improve the health of the Hispanic/Latino community

  • Shout outs in the NHMA newsletter and on social media

  • Special registration discount to NHMA’s 2022 Annual Conference

 

Candidate requirements:

  • Willing to travel domestically (travel expenses covered by NHMA)

  • Native speaker-level fluency in Spanish

  • Be up to date on developing COVID-19 and COVID-19 vaccination/booster information from credible sources

  • Ability to answer on-the-spot questions about COVID-19/vaccination in a professional manner

  • Have a good grasp on strategies to communicate with a patient population with limited health literacy