Health Educator

Washington, DC

Posted: 11/08/2018 Employment Type: Healthcare Industry: Healthcare Job Number: ACB Pay Rate: $40,000+ per year

We are looking for a Health Educator for a local Health Department. This position will support the Communicable and Vector-Borne Disease Program within the Environmental Health/Disease Control Division.

Hours: Mon-Fri; 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.
Location: Cleverly, MD

Health Educator:

The incumbent provides investigative disease control work to identify, control and prevent the occurrence of communicable/infectious diseases in the County. Subject to extensive public contact. Services are provided in various clinical and community settings while complying with applicable programmatic/public health regulations, standards and laws. Some investigations may need to be conducted after hours and/or on weekends.

Examples of Work:

Assists in conducting epidemiological investigations of communicable disease problems in the County; conducts interviews, field investigations, and provides appropriate case follow-up with clients and contacts and follow up of animal exposures ; identifies contacts and susceptible; reduces transmission of diseases through various modes of interventions and educational outreach efforts to clients and the general public; identifies risks and prevention of communicable diseases; documents findings and activities within established time frames and modes of reporting; and enters data in surveillance data base and completes routine and as needed reports.

Interested? Send resumes to abrooks@nri-staffing.com

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NRI is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Amanda Brooks

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