Public Health Job Opportunities

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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Nutrition Educator, WIC Program

Central District Health Department is seeking a Nutrition Educator for their WIC Program.

Performs a variety of interdisciplinary assignments including, but not limited to: teach nutritional and other health education topics. Evaluate/assess health trends and risk factors of individual/family through data collection and analysis, tracking and reporting.  Determine food package of WIC participants; issue and explain the use of WIC vouchers to new clients; assist supervisor and coworkers as needed; keep informed of the latest nutritional science and stay current on the WIC program at various levels of government.  Works with specific population groups through health promotion and disease prevention activities; participates in assessing and evaluating health care services to ensure that people are informed of available programs and services; provides health education and care management to individuals and families who are members of vulnerable populations and high risk groups. Continue reading “Nutrition Educator, WIC Program”

Executive Director, Nebraska Coalition for Patient Safety (NCPS)

The Nebraska Coalition for Patient Safety (NCPS), an independent, nonprofit
(501c3) organization, created by LB361, is a voluntary membership
organization dedicated to improving patient safety in Nebraska hospitals.
NCPS is one of 85 federally designated Patient Safety Organizations in the
US. The Executive Director is responsible for the day to day operation and
implementation of the goals and objectives of NCPS in support of its mission
to continuously improve the safety and quality of healthcare delivery in the
region.

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Program Assistant

CASA for Douglas County is seeking a part time Program Assistant.

Essential Job Duties:

Statistics/Database

  • Updates, manages and maintains case management database (OPTIMA)
  • Updates, manages and maintains database on grants (NEON)
  • Prepare statistical reports on a regular basis to be given to CASA Board of Directors, agency funders and interested parties.

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