AMCHP Seeking Senior Program Manager, CYSHCN
This position develops, implements and evaluates program activities related to children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN). The program manager will assist in the tracking, analysis, and reporting on national and state programs impacting CYSHCN and will partner with relevant federal agencies such as the Maternal and Child Health Bureau and CDC, and other national organizations and groups concerned with child health, adolescent health, and CYSHCN. Specifically, this position will manage two major AMCHP projects, the Leadership Institute for State Title V Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs Directors and the implementation of Standards of Care for CYSHCN. This position reports to the associate director, child & adolescent health. For more information, click here.
Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Accepting Applications for MCH Epidemiologist
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Maternal & Child Health Epidemiology Section is seeking qualified candidates for the permanent fulltime position, Epidemiologist-Maternal and Child Health- Preventable Mortality. This is a new position and provides epidemiological support to the Bureaus of Family, Maternal and Child Health; Local Health and Administrative Services; and Disease Control, Prevention and Epidemiology in areas of prevention of maternal mortality, youth suicide and sleep-related infant mortality. This includes support to the Maternal Mortality Surveillance, Youth Suicide Prevention, Safe Sleep Programs and the Fetal and Infant Mortality Review (FIMR). These programs aim to improve the health of women, infants and youth by reducing preventable mortality in at-risk populations. The closing date is Jun. 23, 2015. For a more detailed job announcement and online application instructions please visit the neogov site. The job # is: 3901-15-05-073.
MCHB Opening for Director, Division of MCH Workforce Development
The Division of Maternal and Child Health Workforce Development plans, directs, coordinates, monitors and evaluates national programs related to professional and public education activities focusing on the promotion of health and prevention of disease among women of reproductive age, infants, children, adolescents, and their families, with special emphasis on the development and implementation of family-centered, comprehensive systems of care for such population. The ideal candidate for this position will have experience administering and evaluating MCH programs, ensuring that they effectively provide healthcare related services. Such experience would include developing, justifying and implementing budgets and identifying workforce development needs. To learn more, click here.
Public Health Nurse Supervisor Opening in Walla Walla, WA
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic is seeking a public health nurse supervisor. Your nursing experience in assessment and counseling will improve the health and well-being of maternal and pediatric clients. You will work with infants and prenatal and postpartum moms in the Washington State First Steps and Oregon Maternity Case Management programs. This position offers you the opportunity to work as part of an integrated team at our clinic, as well as to make decisions and work independently in your profession. You also will provide supervision and leadership for the Community Health Service (CHS) staff and all CHS clinical oversight at Family Medical Center. To learn more, click here.