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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.


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.


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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Spokane Regional Health District

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.
 
Public Health Nurse. Open Until Filled Monday - Friday 5:15am - 1:45pm, with rotational Saturday 5:45am - 11:00am/Sunday 9:00am - 11:00am. The dispensing nurse will be responsible for the daily dispensing of medication as directed by the Medical Director, Clinical Manager, or Administrator. The dispensing nurse will follow the essential functions and basic duties of the clinic and will participate in the weekly staffing for the care and function of the OTP patient. Backup for Tuberculosis program as needed. Minimum Qualifications: •AA/AAS, Diploma or B.S.N Required Experience: •Graduation from accredited professional school of nursing. Desired Education, Experience and Skills: •Previous experience with substance abuse patients helpful. Experience working with diverse populations. Ability to work flexible hours. Ability to communicate and interact with other medical professionals regarding patient’s involvement on Methadone or Buprenorphine/Naloxone program and interaction with other prescribed medications. Required Licenses/Certifications: •Current Washington State Registered Nurse Credential For a complete job description, and to apply, visit www.srhd.org. Salary: $4180.70-$5444.36/monthly not including longevity. Starting is $4180.70. Posting Date: 09/17/2018.
ARNPThe ARNP’s primary responsibility is to evaluate patient’s Opioid addiction, & prescribe, adjust appropriate Medication Assisted medications as indicated. Conduct thorough history & physical exams on new patients; annual medical evaluation, possibly perform PPD (TB skin tests) or QuantiFeron Gold testing & make appropriate recommendations for follow-up. Perform medication reviews for both new & existing patients. Min. Quals: •BA of Science in Nursing from Accredited School of Nursing plus graduation from an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program. •1-yr exp. as Nurse Practitioner in the area of specialty required in a community health agency, hospital, or physician’s office. No previous exp. w/drug abuse treatment or knowledge of the principles & techniques of treatment of co-occurring disorders required, or treatment of Mental Health, although preferred, with a Master’s from an accredited school of nursing. •Active valid unrestricted license to practice as Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (A.R.N.P.) in the state of WA with current (DEA) registration number. For a complete job description, and to apply, visit www. srhd.org. Salary: $7924.80-10320.14/monthly not including longevity. Starting is $7924.80. Posting Date: 09/17/2018.

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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