Public Health Job Opportunities

Ebola Readiness Planner

Deadline: until filled

East Central Health District in Georgia is seeking an Ebola Readiness Planner/Ebola Response Support Consultant/Epidemiologist I.┬áThe Ebola Readiness Planner (ERP) position is intended to assist local public health districts with the completion of requirements under the PHEP Ebola Supplemental Grant. The period of grant performance is 4/1/2015 to 9/30/2016. This position will assist in the development of Ebola specific response plans for use in the East Central Health District. Continue Reading…

Senior Epidemiologist

Deadline: June 25, 2015

Serves as the Senior Epidemiologist for the Kansas Trauma Program. Provides support and guidance to the Trauma Program Director and staff regarding scientific and epidemiologic issues to assist with program planning, evaluation, and establishing priorities, coordinating activities, and resource allocation. Develops relationships with hospital trauma registrars and other partners involved in trauma surveillance, and provides technical assistance to ensure timely, accurate, and appropriate reporting of trauma data. Continue Reading…

Infection Prevention & Control Coordinator

Deadline: June 23, 2015

The incumbent will provide preparedness assessment by developing a comprehensive screening process and tools to support CDC’s Ebola Readiness Tool. Conduct policy reviews, onsite assessments for facilities based on results of this tool. Prepare detailed report for KDHE on gaps in readiness. Conduct webinars and educational sessions to assist facilities as needed. Continue Reading…

Infection Prevention Senior Analyst

Deadline: until filled

– Department: CDC Grant For Biopreparedness
– Location: Nebraska Medicine-Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE – Full Time pr Part Time
– Between 8am and 5pm
Take the lead in creating an HAI reporting surveillance program based at Nebraska DHHS, participate in the ICAP (Infection Control and Prevention Program based at Nebraska Med) in the assessment and proposals to improve Ebola readiness and infection control quality at health care facilities in Nebraska, and to assist in the improvement of the state antibiotic susceptibility registry. Continue Reading…