Public Health Job Opportunities

Project Coordinator

CHI Health is seeking a Project Coordinator for their 5-4-3-2-1 Go! ® Healthy Kids lifestyle campaign.

Program Description:

The Community Benefit & Healthier Communities (CB&HC) team at CHI Health has been implementing a campaign promoting healthy habits to children in kindergarten through 5th grade in multiple counties in Nebraska for several years.  The goal of this initiative is to reduce overweight/obesity in children in CHI Health service areas through a community-wide campaign using the 5-4-3-2-1 Go! ®message. The main strategies include engagement in schools and out-of-school setting, promotion in clinics, and outreach in the community through events and media. The Coordinator will execute current work plans in Douglas, Sarpy, and Cass Counties, assist leads in Colfax and Pierce counties to execute their work plans, and work with the Community Benefit team to develop additional strategies which may or may not include expanding to other communities. Continue reading “Project Coordinator”

Public Health Coordinator

Deadline: 11/27/17

The Nebraska Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Program is seeking a Public Health Coordinator to plan, implement, and coordinate (1) pre-diabetes and high blood pressure lifestyle change programs and (2) the engagement of pharmacists in the community to support medication-/self-management for adults with high blood pressure and diabetes.  Continue reading “Public Health Coordinator”

Adolescent Health Educator

Deadline: Nov 1, 2017

Charles Drew Health center is seeking an Adolescent health Educator (AHE), to promote, maintain and improve individual and community health by assisting individuals and communities to adopt healthy behaviors. Continue reading “Adolescent Health Educator”

CPHW Program Coordinator

COPH’s Department of Health Promotion is seeking a CPHW Program Coordinator to serve as manager of community research programs targeting youth. This is a new position supported by endowment and start-up funds. Sustainability of the position with be supported by pending NIH funding.

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