Public Health Job Opportunities

CMS Summer Internship Program

Application period: April 8-10, 2015

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is pleased to announce their 2015 Summer Intern Program.  This is a 12-week internship program for current students with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.  The purpose of the Summer Intern Program is to enhance students’ knowledge about CMS programs, mission, vision and goals.  Additionally, the program seeks to familiarize participants about Federal, State, and local health care programs serving under-served and uninsured populations.    Continue Reading…

Community Health Consultant

Deadline: until filled

Douglas County Health Department has received funding from the NE Department of Health to address chronic diseases including diabetes and cardiovascular disease.  The award is a three year  grant.  Grant objectives include policy and system change regarding physical activity in businesses related to walk-ability, policy and system change regarding healthy eating related to healthy vending and a NEMS assessment, policy and systems change regarding Diabetes Prevention Programming support in business and in community organizations and policy and systems change related to electronic health records, Community Health Workers and physician pharmacist links.  Continue Reading…

National Minority AIDS Coalition Internship

Deadline: 3/6/15

Internship with NMAC and NIH.

The interns will assist with project and meeting planning,  co-facilitation,  coordination of webinars,  development of workshop curricula,  collaboration with other NMAC departments and special projects to include USCA,  research and literature reviews,  proposal writing assistance,  marketing and social media engagement. Continue Reading…