Public Health Job Opportunities

Epidemiology Foodborne Surveillance Response Coordinator

Deadline: July 20, 2015

UNL is seeking an Epidemiology Foodborne Surveillance Response Coordinator to design, implement, integrate, and administrator complex statewide epidemiology surveillance systems and/or design, develop, implement, and conduct complex epidemiological studies involving chronic or acute diseases, infections, or injuries. Provide epidemiological leadership and direction in preparation for all response to disease and/or infection outbreaks. Coordinates with state medical epidemiologists in the investigation of threats of bioterrorism and outbreaks. Continue reading “Epidemiology Foodborne Surveillance Response Coordinator”

Ebola Readiness Planner

Deadline: until filled

East Central Health District in Georgia is seeking an Ebola Readiness Planner/Ebola Response Support Consultant/Epidemiologist I. The 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 “Ebola Readiness Planner”

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 & Control Coordinator”

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 “Infection Prevention Senior Analyst”

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”