Public Health Job Opportunities

Health Sciences National Research Study Coordinator

The Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) currently has a job opening at  the VA CSP Seattle Epidemiologic Research and Information Center (ERIC). The job opening is for a full-time Health Sciences National Research Study Coordinator for the Epidemiology, Immunology, and Clinical Characteristics of COVID-19 (EPIC3) study. 

Program Manager Health Systems

Description

The DHHS Public Health Division is seeking a motivated and self-driven professional to manage and implement evidence based practices in the State of Nebraska as a Health Systems Change Manager.

Location of position: 301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, NE 68025

Work schedule: Mon-Fri 8 am to 5 pm

 

Examples of Work

Working with health systems or clinics serving disparate populations to assist them in implementing evidence based practices to increase cancer screening rates, and to increase hypertension control. This position is responsible for several key activities that integrate core components across funding sources: Health Systems Change, community clinical linkages, bi-directional referrals between community and primary care, and overseeing sub recipients receiving integrated funding awards. Will supervise staff working on core activities around community clinical linkages, and public health campaigns. Another essential responsibility will be collaborating with partners and bringing partners together to develop preventive screening pathways to care.

Senior Performance Measure Specialist

NEHII, the Nebraska Health Information Initiative is seeking a Sr Performance Measure Specialist.

Position Summary:

The Senior Performance Measure Specialist is responsible for overseeing development of performance measures at NEHII. The position includes exploratory analysis, stakeholder facilitation, and coordination of measure testing, including the assessment, validation, and data management of measures. This role will ensure evidence-based, innovative quality and population-focused analysis and reporting on quality, risk, utilization, cost, and clinical measures through the use of, but not limited to, regulatory specifications, benchmarking, trending, opportunity analysis and predictive modeling. The position will work in a team environment to design, develop, and execute the transformation of data into an informed performance measurement plan.

Public Health Institute (PHI) Positions

PHI offers a broad array of career opportunities, in our administrative offices and through our many programs working in Oakland, across California and around the world. From administrative support to research scientist to IT professional, every position at the Public Health Institute helps contribute to building healthier, more equitable communities around the world. 

On August 13th, Governor Gavin Newsom announced that Kaiser Permanente has committed $63 million in grant funding to the Public Health Institute (PHI) to strengthen and support California’s contact tracing efforts in clinical settings. PHI’s Tracing Health program, which has successfully deployed contact tracing teams in Oregon and Washington, will pivot to California, where they will embed teams into clinics based in high-need and targeted communities. PHI’s Tracing Health program will hire, train and deploy approximately 500 full-time, culturally and linguistically competent clinically based team members. Collectively, they will be able to contact up to 5,500 people per day….”..”

PHI is continuing to hire for contact tracers, supervisors, resource coordinators and scientific staff (data analysts, epidemiologists, and research supervisors) for the program.

View the PHI Employment page for positions related to these efforts in California, as well as positions around the nation and world.