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Bastyr University

Associate Professor- Department of Public Health. Instructional duties and responsibilities include teaching public health and/or community health education courses and mentoring students on practice experiences and projects. Other responsibilities include work to support professional accreditation (CEPH), scholarship, and university and community service. Candidates must have a doctoral degree in public health or a related discipline or a combination of a clinical degree and an MPH. Candidates must have demonstrated excellence in teaching public health, community health education or related courses at the graduate level for a minimum of five years. Candidates who have a combination of teaching and experience working in a public health setting will also be considered. Interested persons should refer to job #18-062 when submitting a letter of interest, curriculum vita, description of teaching philosophy and experience, plus three references with contact information to [email protected]  Learn more and apply here Salary: Salary and ranking are dependent on experience. Preference will be given to candidates previously ranked as a faculty member at a regionally accredited institution.. Closing date: 10/15/2018. Posting date: 08/27/2018.

 

Cowlitz County Health & Human Services

Local Emergency Response Coordinator (LERC). Applications are being accepted for a full time Local Emergency Response Coordinator. This position develops and maintains the public health emergency preparedness and response plan(s). This work is conducted in coordination with other local, state, regional and federal agencies, as well as community partners and task forces. The LERC also works on developing and executing drills, functional exercises, tabletop exercises, and full scale exercises to test agency emergency response plans and agency capabilities for emergency response. This position may be related to special grant funding. Learn more and apply hereSalary: $45,528 to $60,720/year depending on experience. Posting Date: 2/11/2018.

Public Health Nurse. Applications are being accepted for a full time Public Health Nurse. This position provides population-based public health nursing services to individuals, communities, and systems, largely in unsupervised settings. Makes appropriate nursing diagnosis; plans and implements nursing interventions and evaluates outcomes of interventions in individuals, communities and systems. Learn more and apply hereSalary: $45,384 to $67,524/year depending on experience. Posting Date: 2/11/2018.

 

The Cross Cultural Health Care Program

Bridging the Gap (BTG) Medical Interpreter Training Program Coordinator. Provide administrative and coordination support for Bridging the Gap medical interpreter training and licensing program. SALARY: $20.75 per hour. ESSENTIAL DUTIES Licensing Program Support -Answer inquiries regarding BTG program -Assist with preparation of license agreements -Maintain licensing records on Salesforce -Maintain training calendar -Coordinate outreach and marketing REQUIRED SKILLS and EXPERIENCE: -Bachelor’s degree -Two years of experience working effectively in multilingual, multicultural environments -Excellent customer service, organizational, and writing skills -Experience with Microsoft Office and WordPress -Understanding of health equity HOW TO APPLY: Please submit the following documents via email to [email protected] with “BTG Program Coordinator” in your subject line: -A cover letter and resume summarizing your interest and relevant experience -One short writing sample one page in length -Names and contact information of three work references. Salary: $20.75/hour. Closing Date: 11/14/2018. Posting Date: 11/05/2018.

 

Jackson County Public Health

Community Outreach Educator: Tobacco Prevention and Education Coordinator. Jackson County Public Health is looking for a community educator to coordinate the Tobacco Prevention and Education Program. Duties include providing outreach and education to articulate evidenced-based approaches for tobacco prevention to key stakeholders as it pertains to improving tobacco policy and improving system changes; using policy as a primary tool to advance and influence policy and system changes through accurate, persuasive communications with public partners, health agency leaders, and policymakers. The ideal candidate would have a background in public health and policy and experience enforcing public health laws and regulations. Salary: $43,180.80 - $56,846.40. Closing Date: 11/23/2018. Posting Date: 11/12/2018.

Community Outreach Educator: Alcohol and Drug Prevention Program Coordination. Jackson County Public Health is looking to hire a community educator to coordinate the Alcohol and Drug Prevention and Education Program. Duties include performing environmental assessments; facilitating coalitions; developing evidence-based strategies to reduce substance abuse and enhance prevention with a population level approach; developing, tracking and measuring, analyzing outcomes; developing evaluation tools and performing quality improvement strategies. Other duties include communicating and engaging with community stakeholders on substance abuse and prevention best practices, substance abuse and prevention data reports and activities and improving policy and system changes. The ideal candidate would have a background in public health, population health, public health education, and experience implementing public health programs and facilitating groups or coalitions. Salary: $43,180 - 56,846. Closing Date: 11/16/2018. Posting Date: 11/05/2018.


Jefferson County Public Health

Community Health Director. The Community Health Director oversees programs and services including • Clinical Services: Family Planning and School Based Health Clinics • Chronic Disease Prevention • Infectious Diseases, Immunizations and Syringe Exchange • Family Health: Maternal Child Health and Women, Infants, and Children Nutrition • Foot Care Primary Responsibilities: Clinical Services (Stabilize revenues, Improve work processes, Review and revise policies); Establish Routine Employee Reviews (Enhance morale, Build systems); Quality Improvement (Division performance measures, Data gathering and analysis, Reporting) To be considered, apply here and download the Jefferson County Employment Application and full job description. Include application, resume and cover letter expressing your passion for Public Health and fit for this role. Return it by Email: [email protected]; Fax: 360-385-9382; Mail: Jefferson County Commissioners’ Office; PO Box 1220, Port Townsend, WA 98368; or In Person: Same address as mail. Open until filled (first review 06/29/18). ADA/EOE.  Salary: $5,742-$6,091/DOE, with benefits. Posting Date: 6/04/2018.

Kitsap Public Health District

Communications Coordinator. Under the general direction of the Administrator, this position is responsible for developing, implementing, and monitoring the agency's communications, public relations, and marketing policies/plans. This position serves as the District's public information officer, performing a variety of highly responsible professional and technical duties. Responsibilities include coordinating agency marketing activities to improve public health and enhance awareness of District programs and activities, fostering relationships with local media, and coordinating public health messages with state and local agencies public information officers as needed. Using considerable independent judgment and initiative, the incumbent is responsible for producing media releases, website content and updates, social media posts, annual reports, fact sheets and brochures, and other written materials. The incumbent also works with the District's Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response (PHEPR) team on the District's Risk Communications Plan and related projects and activities. Duties require effectively collaborating with District staff, members of the public, government agencies, community organizations and media personnel to implement an integrated, comprehensive approach. Salary: $4,866.00 - $6,847.00 Monthly. Closing Date: 12/25/2018. Posting Date: 12/10/2018.


Klickitat County Health Department

Nurse Practitioner. Provides nursing care in all clinical and program areas including immunizations, sexually transmitted disease, family planning, prenatal, communicable disease and adult health. Positions of this class provides medical care, performs comprehensive medical exams, limited minor surgical procedures, consultation, advice on patient problems as well as direction on program and procedural matters to Public Health Nurses. ESSENTIAL DUTIES: •Performs comprehensive client centered examinations including medical history, physical examination, drawing blood and obtaining specimens needed for cultures, performing and interpreting lab tests, charting results on the patient’s record and diagnosing the patient’s condition. •Writes prescriptions or administers medication, and instructs the patient on proper usage. •Takes the medical histories, performs physical examinations, obtains specimens and performs lab tests, according to current care standards and established protocols and counsels the patient on available birth control methods and their potential side effects. Performs pregnancy testing as appropriate. Schedules follow-up appointments or makes medical referrals as needed. Learn more and apply hereSalary: $52.50/HR, Casual position providing 32 to 68 hours a month. Posting Date: 3/5/2018.

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Puget Sound Educational Service District

Health/Nutrition/Safety Consultant. Puget Sound Educational School District seeks a highly qualified Health/Nutrition/Safety Consultant to work in a strong collaborative partnership with the Early Learning team providing expertise related to health and nutrition for pregnant women, infants/toddlers, and preschool age children. Duties include coordinating program services in health and nutrition to ensure fidelity and quality implementation of early learning services based on the whole child approach and in compliance with federal, state, and agency regulations and requirements. This position will also be responsible for development and revision of policies, procedures, and forms; training development regarding best practices in health and nutrition as well as facilitation in collaboration with others; coordination and consultation related to special health/nutrition conditions; sustain and support the HSAC and maintain USDA/Child and Adult Care Food Program contract compliance. Salary: $62,312-$72,263/year. Closing Date: 12/14/2018. Posting Date: 12/3/2018.

Early Learning Registered Nurse Consultant. Puget Sound Educational School District seeks a highly qualified Registered Nurse Opens a New Window. to join our team to work in a strong collaborative partnership with the Early Learning Team providing expertise related to health and nutrition for pregnant women, infants/toddlers and preschool age children. Job Duties include providing oversight of Health/Nutrition/Safety compliance per HS/ECEAP Standards and Child Care licensing requirements; development and revision of policies, procedures and forms; delivering program-wide health activities/services; training development regarding best practices in health, nutrition and safety as well as facilitation in collaboration with others; coordination and consultation of special health/nutrition conditions; EHS infant/toddler classroom monthly visits; and 2 week postpartum mother/baby visits. Salary: $72,134 - $83,654/year. Closing Date: 12/03/2018. Posting Date: 12/3/2018.

 

Skagit County Public Health

Public Health Nurse II. Provide public health nursing services to control and/or reduce exposure of individuals, families and communities to public health hazards, conditions or factors that may cause disease, disability, injury or death. The position is fulltime and permanent. For a full description and minimum requirements, please visit wwwskagitcounty.net/jobs. Posting Date: 12/3/2018.

 

Spokane Regional Health District

HPS1 - Chemical Dependencyy Professional.  Provide chemical dependency counseling and case management services to individuals in the Opioid Treatment Program (OTP).  Maintain OTP individual files in compliance with County, State and Federal regulations.  Assist in the operation of the Opioid Treatment Program Dispensing Clinic, with a Saturday rotation. This position will also coordinate services with OTP individuals who are currently residing in Spokane County Detention. For a complete job description, and to apply, visit www.srhd.org This position is eligible for representation by PTE. Salary: $3649.52 - $4,657.82/mo not including longevity,. Starting is usually $3,649.52. Closing Date: 11/28/2018. Posting Date: 11/18/2018.

 

Treatment Services Medical Director. Provide direct supervision to ARNP staff. Provide appropriate medical direction & overall supervision of the medical aspects of the service program & shall ensure that those duties & responsibilities aren't relinquished before a new or temp. replacement is functioning in that capacity. Be available for patient evaluation & consultation to OTP personnel, admit & discharge individuals; develop or approve all medical protocols; recommend innovative medical program developments & implement where applicable, reasonable & clinically sound using current best practice protocols. Provide Individuals evaluation of & prescription for opioid addiction; adjust appropriate opioid replacement medications as indicated (Methadone, Buprenorphine, Buprenorphine and Naloxone or Naltrexone) & complete associated documentation. The Treatment Services Medical Director/Physician is a key member of the Treatment Team of SRHD Treatment Services. Major functions include the medical oversight of treatment planning & care delivery for opioid addiction and mental health services. For a complete job description and to apply, visit www.srhd.org. Closing Date: Until Filled. Posting Date: 10/27/2018.
 
Research Scientist 2 - Evaluation and Public Health Informatics. This is project position is currently funded through 12/31/2019 This position provides health informatics, surveillance, & evaluation support to programs within the agency, serving under the guidance of the Administrator, Program Mgr, &/or unit Technical Lead. The staff will have training & exp. in both program evaluation & public health informatics, which is the systematic application of information, computer science and technology to public health practice, research, and learning. Min. Quals: •Master’s in Public Health; Health Sciences; Informatics, Health Information Tech., Health Policy &/or Admin, Statistics, Evaluation, Prevention Science or closely related field. Coursework in research methods or epidemiology, statistics or biostatics, & health information technology or mgmt required. For a complete job description, and to apply, visit www.srhd.org. Salary: $26.70-$34.08/hourly not including longevity. Starting is usually $26.70/hr. Closing Date: 10/26/2018. Posting Date: 10/13/2018.
 

University of Washington - School of Nursing

Associate Professor - Department of Psychosocial & Community Health. The University of Washington’s Department of Psychosocial and Community Health in the School of Nursing and Department of Health Services in the School of Public Health seek to fill a full time Population Health Faculty position to lead UW’s collaborative population health-related work with Public Health—Seattle & King County. With a collaborative spirit and working alongside community partners, the faculty will develop and generate evidence regarding population-level innovations for the local early-childhood intervention Best Start for Kids Initiative in King County. The faculty person in this position will help build a new model for advanced education where students will be matched directly with the Public Health – Seattle & King County work with Best Start for Kids. This new model is expected to be a pathway for program evaluation so that evidence to practice can happen at the community level. The faculty in this position will focus on extending the collaboration and partnership across the community and with the UW School of Nursing and School of Public Health. http://ap.washington.edu/ahr/position-details/?job_id=39072. Salary: Upon Request. Posting Date: 11/05/2018.

Washington County Oregon

Emergency Management Services/Public Health Emergency Preparedness (EMS/PHEP) Program Supervisor
Do you have a passion for leading diverse teams and public service? If so, Come Lead with Us by joining the County’s Health and Human Services Department as a Public Health Program Supervisor! Washington County's Health and Human Services Division is recruiting for an Emergency Management Services/Public Health Emergency Preparedness (EMS/PHEP) Program Supervisor. In this position you will be planning, organizing, supervising, and coordinating the work of staff involved in services providing public health focused on EMS (Emergency Medical Services) systems and in PH (Public Health) Emergency Preparedness and response activities. As the Public Health Program Supervisor you’re tasked with leading and managing the EMS systems and programs to ensure successful EMS response daily and during extraordinary events and emergencies. The EMS/PHEP supervisor functions as the lead coordinator for PH emergency planning and response engagement with the Washington County Emergency Management program. Join us today! Salary: $7,183.134 - $8,727.69 monthly. Posting Date: 08/19/2018.


Washington State Department of Health. 

Assistant Secretary, Division of Environmental Public Health. The Assistant Secretary reports to the Chief of Staff and serves as a member of the Agency Leadership Team. The Assistant Secretary works directly with the Secretary and members of the agency executive team on high-level policy and strategic issues. They are responsible for the vision and leadership of the Environmental Public Health Division which includes four offices, over 200 staff members, a diverse set of partners and a wide range of programs and projects to improve the health of individuals, families and communities in Washington. The division oversees a broad portfolio of services and works extensively with federal, state, local, and tribal partners to protect and improve the health of Washingtonians. Salary: $80,075 - $137,964. Closing Date: 10/31/2018. Posting Date: 09/29/2018.

 

Public Health Data Exchange Program Coordinator. Reporting to the State Health Officer, the Public Health Data Exchange Program Coordinator works with the informatics team in the Office of the Secretary to coordinate all the work occurring throughout the agency around electronically exchanging data with external partners. Electronically exchanging data with partners is critical to ensuring the department will be able to do our work efficiently and effectively in the future. This work includes accepting, validating, and processing electronic data so it can be loaded into existing data systems. It also includes extracting data from existing data systems in the department, converting these data to HL-7 messages and transmitting it to outside partners. Currently, the department is working to accept immunization, laboratory, syndromic surveillance, cancer, prescription monitoring and case record data from external partners and transmit some of these data back to partners. Salary: $76,092 - $102,348 DOQ. Closing Date: 08/30/2018.  Posting Date: 08/19/2018.

Washington State University, Cougar Health Services

Health Education Coordinator Lead. Full-time 12-month position at Washington State University through Cougar Health Services (formerly Health and Wellness Services). Position responsibilities include supervision of the health education team of five full-time employees and provision of administrative support across the Health Promotion unit in fiscal management, personnel, facilities and equipment, and policy. The health education team supports the success and personal development of students with universal and selected interventions focused at the individual-level. The Health Education Coordinator Lead will collaborate across the Health Promotion unit and within our campus community to incorporate our health education efforts into broader health promotion strategies. Candidates must have a strong commitment to access and inclusivity, excellent interpersonal communication, public speaking or group facilitation experience, and supervisory experience to be considered for the position. To apply and to review a complete list of position requirements, for the Health Education Coordinator Lead position please visit here. WSU is an EO/AA Educator and Employer. Closing date: none. Posting Date: 5/20/2018.

Community Engagement Specialist. Cougar Health Services at Washington State University is seeking a full-time community engagement specialist to join the Health Promotion team. Reporting to the associate director of health promotion, the community engagement specialist will lead development of stakeholder engagement strategies; build capacity within the health promotion team to effectively engage with stakeholders; and manage mHealth, eHealth, and other communications-based and technology-based health interventions. The ideal candidate will have strong strategic communication skills; demonstrated excellence in written communication for varying formats and purposes; knowledge of health communication; a willingness to engage with technology; and basic visual design skills. For questions, please contact Paula Adams at [email protected] For more information visit our website. WSU is an EO/AA Educator and Employer. Closing date: none. Posting Date: 5/29/2018.


Whatcom County

Public Health Nurse Supervisor. We are seeking a proven nurse leader to oversee the Prevention and Screening team at the Communicable Disease and Epidemiology Division of the Whatcom County Health Department. This position supervises professional staff in the Communicable Disease Division. KEY DUTIES INCLUDE: Assists in planning, development of the budget, work schedules and staffing levels Plans and oversees details of activities including workloads, schedules and coordinating with others to ensure timely completion of work Implements cost effective measures and uses resources and technology to increase productivity Secures, monitors and assures compliance with grants and contracts and prepares program reports as needed. Monitors, investigates and analyzes program and client statistics, community needs and program initiatives and assists in developing recommendations. Provides direct service to clients when necessary Maintains knowledge of current research, legislation, state regulations and Centers for Disease Control recommendations related to areas of assignments Training, supervising and evaluating assigned staff. Salary: $34.60 - $46.82 per hour. Closing date: 10/13/2018.  Posting date: 07/16/2018.

 

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