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”

Health Educator

Deadline: 8/25/16

Sarpy/Cass Department of Health and Wellness is seeking a Health Educator to┬ápromote individual and population health by providing public health education, promotion, and behaviorÔÇÉchange 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.

MCH Internship

The Division of Maternal and Child Health Workforce Development at HRSA’s Maternal and Child Health Bureau is initiating a ‘rolling’ internship recruitment process.

View the document below for more details and instructions.

DMCHWD Rolling-Internship-Announcement

Although this is unpaid, this does offer unparalleled experience for students interested in MCH.

Health Systems Interventions Coordinator

Deadline: 7/19/16

The Health Systems Interventions Coordinator serves under the administrative direction of the Program Manager for Health Systems and Disease Management in the Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Program within the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (NDHHS), and works cooperatively under the components of “State and Local Public Health Actions to Prevent Diabetes, Heart Disease, Obesity and Associated Risk Factors and Promote School Health” grants from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Overnight and/or day travel is required in this position. Continue reading “Health Systems Interventions Coordinator”