Public Health Job Opportunities

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…

Health Surveillance Analyst

Deadline: until filled

– Department: CDC Grant For Biopreparedness
– Location: Nebraska Medicine-Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, Full Time

Assist in the creation of a Hospital Acquired Infection (HAI) validation program including interpretation of data and participate in the state HAI Advisory Committee. Update and maintain the HAI section of the Epidemiology Unit webpage. Continue Reading…

Vital Statistics Program Analyst

Deadline: Monday, 6/22/15

State of Nebraska / DHHS

Vital Statistics Program Analyst

Position #25279304

Gold’s Building / 1st floor – Vital Records Office / Lincoln, NE


Provide support to vital records office in relationship to customer service, vital record system improvements and efficiencies, contracts and agreements, provider training and interpretation of statutes regulations and procedures. Continue Reading…

Chronic Disease Epidemiologist

Deadline: 7/11/15

Title: Chronic Disease Epidemiologist

Agency/Organization: Kansas Department of Health and Environment

Location: Topeka, Kansas

Description: Seeking masters-level epidemiologist proficient in SAS programming and analysis skills to join experienced team of chronic disease and injury epidemiologists in the Bureau of Health Promotion (BHP) at the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. Position will provide epidemiology and evaluation support to the Community Clinical Linkages and Health Systems sections of BHP, which will include working in the emerging area of using health information technology (HIT) to improve health systems’ performance. Continue Reading…

Post-Doctoral position in Health Disparities

Deadline: reviewed until filled, soonest start date is July 1, 2015

The Minority Health Disparities Initiative at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln announces an opening for a post-doctoral scholar specializing in health disparities in the High Plains and Upper Midwest. The position is guaranteed for one year with a possibility of a second year, pending funds available. The successful candidate will help set a research agenda for MHDI and UNL to address health disparities among communities in the region. Continue Reading…