Public Health Job Opportunities

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 “Health Surveillance Analyst”

Disease Investigator

Deadline: 5/29/15

Douglas County Health Department is seeking a Disease Investigator. Under the direction of the Health Director, or designee, the incumbent assists in the investigation and follow-up of suspected and confirmed cases of communicable diseases and other physiologic conditions. Provides education to infected individuals regarding prevention and control and assists in the implementation of appropriate disease prevention strategies. Continue reading “Disease Investigator”

Epidemiology Analyst (Ebola)

Deadline: until filled 

This Epidemiology Analyst will work with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health on Ebola efforts.

Through the collaborative efforts of the Los Angeles County (LAC) Department of Public Health’s (DPH) Acute Communicable Disease Control Program (ACDC), and the Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP), Ebola Surveillance project, the purpose of the program is to improve surveillance for, and response to, Ebola and other public health threats by: 1) strengthening epidemiologic capacity; 2) updating plans and enhancing response capabilities; 3) improving database systems; 4) developing and implementing Ebola prevention and control strategies; and 5) enhancing DPH collaboration with internal and external partners. Continue reading “Epidemiology Analyst (Ebola)”

NE Cancer Registry (NCR) Informatician

Deadline: 5/1/15

The UNL Educational Psychology Department is seeking a NE Cancer Registry Informatician to support and maintain services regarding transmission of cancer data and pathology results between lab facilities, health care providers and the Nebraska Cancer Registry System. Continue reading “NE Cancer Registry (NCR) Informatician”

Syndromic Surveillance Informatician

Deadline: 5/1/15

The UNL Educational Psychology Department is seeking a Syndromic Surveillance Informatician to develop and implement Sentinel syndromic health based surveillance systems, develop partnerships to establish and maintain secure electronic exchange of health data between Syndromic Surveillance Detection Systems (SSDS) and licensed medical facilities, Continue reading “Syndromic Surveillance Informatician”