Friday, February 24, 2017

Latino heart health program manager needed

CPC Community Health is looking for a Program Manager. This position manages the successful Community Heart Health Actions for Latinos At Risk (CHARLAR) program. CHARLAR is a health program focused on the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease and diabetes risk among Latinos in Metro Denver and Northwest Colorado. This community-based program is implemented through collaborative partnerships across multiple agencies and led by community health workers. CHARLAR is evidence-based, tailored to meet the needs of Latino communities, and has demonstrated positive results throughout Metro Denver since 2009.

To learn more and apply, go to CPC Community Health.

Public health job openings

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Job Announcements

CDPHE
  • The Disease Control and Environmental Epidemiology Division is recruiting for an Antibiotic Resistant Gonorrhea Disease Intervention Specialist. This position is only open to Colorado state residents. This announcement will close on March 9, 2017, or once 30 qualified applications are received, whichever comes first.  As such, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

  • The Community Relations Division is recruiting for a Local Public Health Support Manager. This position is only open to Colorado state residents.This announcement will close on March 7, 2017, or when an adequate applicant pool has been identified, whichever comes first. As such, applicants are encouraged to apply early.

  • The Procurement and Contracts Section in the Operations Division is recruiting for a Purchasing Agent. This position is only open to Colorado state residents.This announcement will remain open until March 8, 2017, or until an adequate applicant pool has been identified, whichever comes first. As such, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

  • The Prevention Services Division is recruiting WIC Program Services Manager. This position is only open to Colorado state residents.This announcement will remain open until March 9, 2017 or until an adequate applicant pool has been identified, whichever occurs first.  As such, applicants are encouraged to submit applications early.

  • The Office of Health Equity is recruiting for a HE & EJ Training Coordinator. The announcement is open to all Colorado residents. This is a term-limited position and funding cannot be guaranteed beyond September 30, 2018. This announcement will close on March 1, 2017, or when an adequate applicant pool has been identified, whichever comes first. As such, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

  • The Center for Health and Environmental Data is recruiting for a Statistical Analyst. The announcement is open to all Colorado residents. This is a part-time, term-limited position and funding cannot be guaranteed beyond August 29, 2019. The announcement will remain open until March 6, 2017, or until an adequate applicant pool has been identified, whichever comes first. As such, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

Delta

Custer
  • The Custer County Board of County Commissioners are seeking applicants for a 32 hour/week with benefits position for the Public Health Agency Director. The Director will provide quality public health services to the people of Custer County, through planning, administering, supervising and evaluating public health programs and activities of Custer County Public Health Agency. Please see complete job description found on the county web site www.custercountygov.com
Morgan
  • The Northeast Colorado Health Department is recruiting for a Family Planning Nurse Practitioner.This announcement is open to all Colorado residents. This is a part-time position and will remain open until filled.

El Paso

CPC Community Health
  • CPC is recruiting for a Program Manager the position description is attached below. Please visit website to apply.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Governor proclaims Children's Dental Health Month

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper issued a proclamation recognizing Children's Dental Health Month and Oral Health Colorado. Oral Health Colorado is a network of oral health advocates representing a diverse group of individuals, coalitions, networks, organizations and associations focused on advancing oral health and ensuring health equity throughout Colorado. For more information about Children's Dental Health Month, see the American Dental Association for resources to help children “Choose Tap Water for a Sparkling Smile.” Please join Oral Health Colorado in support of children's oral health. 


Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Public health job openings

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Job Announcements

CDPHE
  • The Office of Health Equity is recruiting for a HE & EJ Training Coordinator. The announcement is open to all Colorado residents. This is a term-limited position and funding cannot be guaranteed beyond September 30, 2018. This announcement will close on March 1, 2017, or when an adequate applicant pool has been identified, whichever comes first. As such, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

  • The Administrative Services Program within the Air Pollution Control Division is recruiting for a Program Assistant. The announcement is open to all Colorado residents and is scheduled to be posted through March 2, 2017 or until we have identified a qualified applicant pool, whichever comes first.  As such, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

  • The Center for Health and Environmental Data is recruiting for a Statistical Analyst. The announcement is open to all Colorado residents. This is a part-time, term-limited position and funding cannot be guaranteed beyond August 29, 2019. The announcement will remain open until March 6, 2017, or until an adequate applicant pool has been identified, whichever comes first. As such, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

Prowers

Delta

Custer
  • The Custer County Board of County Commissioners are seeking applicants for a position for the Public Health Agency Director. The Director will provide quality public health services to the people of Custer County, through planning, administering, supervising and evaluating public health programs and activities of Custer County Public Health Agency. Please see complete job description found on the county web site www.custercountygov.com.
Morgan
  • The Northeast Colorado Health Department is recruiting for a Family Planning Nurse Practitioner.This announcement is open to all Colorado residents. This is a part-time position and will remain open until filled. As such, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

Friday, February 17, 2017

State health hiring health equity/environmental justice training coordinator


The Health Equity and Environmental Justice (HE/EJ) Training Coordinator is responsible for the day-to-day administration, program evaluation and technical support within the CDPHE. In this role, the HE/EJ Trainer expands upon the existing CDPHE infrastructure around HE/EJ training needs while also assessing and responding to emerging departmental training needs. Under the direction of the Director of the Office of Health Equity the HE/EJ Training Coordinator coordinates technical support, communications and evaluation. This position will create both web-based and in-person HE/EJ trainings designed to meet the needs of the various CDPHE divisions and external stakeholders as appropriate.

Upcoming Deadline for Telligen Community Initiative Funding Letters of Interest

The Telligen Community Initiative (TCI) is offering philanthropic support in Colorado in 2017.  This year, there is only one opportunity to apply. The Colorado letter of interest deadline is March 1, 2017 for proposals seeking to address health innovation, social determinants of health and/or healthcare workforce development. 

Check out the Telligen Community Initiative's funding interests, Request for Proposals and support HERE.