Alaska Unit Manager for Perinatal and Early Childhood Health Opening
The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services is seeking a unit manager for perinatal and early childhood health. This position is responsible for leading the Perinatal and Early Childhood Health Unit and overseeing the performance of statewide programs focused on perinatal health, maternal-child home visitation, newborn metabolic and newborn hearing screening, specialty clinics and programs for children with special needs and chronic conditions. The position reports directly to the Section Chief of Women’s, Children’s and Family Health. For more information, click here.
AMCHP Seeks Organizational Performance & Member Services Intern
As a member of the Organizational Performance and Member Services team, the intern supports our member services and communications activities. The intern will assume responsibility for a wide range of projects and functions, requiring professionalism and task orientation. Principle duties include: compiling information on events and new publications for the member newsletter; layout of electronic newsletters using Microsoft Publisher and Adobe InDesign; updating newsletter web content and other as needed; working with the member services manager on membership campaigns, including dues renewals and member retention programs; assisting in managing the AMCHP member database, including updating AMCHP member information; and supporting member services, track new and retiring members, and coordinate production of member welcome packets, including membership cards. For more information, click here.
AMCHP WIH Team Fall Intern
AMCHP seeks a graduate student intern for fall 2012. The intern will work with the Women’s & Infant Health (WIH) team on a variety of projects and initiatives. Potential projects can include: serving as lead for the team’s social media efforts including drafting timely and relevant content for prematurity awareness month in November; conducting environmental scan and/or key informant interviews to help contribute to national scan of state level programs and policies addressing preconception; working with the team lead on home visiting to develop a needs and strengths assessment for the Home Visiting Technical Assistance Coordinating Center; producing a learning module on the Core Preconception Health Indicators to be hosted on the AMCHP website; and compiling information for an issue brief on coordination between Title V and Title X. For more information, click here.