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…

Community Health Planner

Deadline: 4/10/15 or 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…

DHHS Program Manager I-MLTC

Deadline: 3/18/15

The Division of Medicaid & Long-Term Care is seeking a qualified individual to participate in the management team for the Program Sections. The successful candidate will lead and assist the Program Section in accomplishing Division goals and priorities; participate in and oversee policy, legislative, regulatory and budget processes; build internal and external stakeholder relationships; and ensure coordination and collaboration with other units within the agency. Continue Reading…

Various Federal Fellowships

Deadlines: vary

There are a number of new Fellowship opportunities at the CDC and other federal agencies, being administered via ORAU. Some of the fellowships are for current students for this summer, and others are for recent (within the past 5yrs) graduates.

Take a look at all of the current opportunities here. These would be a great way to get your foot in the door at a federal agency.