Public Health Job Opportunities

Chronic Disease Self-Management Coordinator

Deadline: 8/24/16 (possibly extending to 8/31/16–check the link to confirm any updates)

NE DHHS’s Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Program is seeking a Chronic Disease Self-Management Coordinator to assist in planning, implementing, coordinating and evaluating the diabetes and chronic disease self-management activities for the Nebraska Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Program. Work is focused on increasing access, bi-directional referrals between community resources and health systems, and reimbursement for accredited/recognized Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) programs and Chronic Disease Self-Management programs. Continue reading “Chronic Disease Self-Management Coordinator”

Director – Research and Evaluation

Deadline: until filled

The United Way of the Midlands is seeking a Director of Research and Evaluation to be responsible for assuring the integrity of data usage, methodology employed, and measurement instruments researched or developed by the analytics department. She/he contributes statistical and research methods acumen for the purpose of determining opportunities, progress, and the impact of programming, interventions, and change initiatives. Continue reading “Director – Research and Evaluation”

Value-Based Reimbursement Analyst

Deadline: until filled

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska is seeking a Value-Based Reimbursement Analyst, to participate in the development and coordination of innovative programs designed to transition from fee-for-service reimbursement to a system based on value (e.g., Patient Centered Medical Homes, Accountable Care Organizations, pay-for-performance initiatives, payor gain-sharing, bundled payments, etc).   Continue reading “Value-Based Reimbursement Analyst”

Health Educator

Deadline: 8/25/16

Sarpy/Cass Department of Health and Wellness is seeking a Health Educator to promote individual and population health by providing public health education, promotion, and behavior‐change initiatives in a variety of settings in Sarpy and Cass Counties. This position has full responsibility for planning, implementing, managing, evaluating, and reporting for ongoing and new projects.

View the full job description and instructions for applying here.

Health Administration Fellowships

If you are interested in a career in Health Administration, there is no better way to get your foot in the door than one of the Health Admin Fellowships, post graduation. The selection process is lengthy, with most of the applications due in early September. So, if you are planning to graduate within the next year, this is the time to be putting together your applications.  Continue reading “Health Administration Fellowships”