Performs public health activities and programs in support of the Aerospace Medicine Program in a medical treatment facility (MTF) at Barksdale AFB located in Shreveport, LO. There are two major divisions within Public Health: Community Health Management and Force Health Management. Tasks include: food safety and security; medical entomology; communicable, environmental, vectorborne, and zoonotic disease prevention and control, medical record reviews; community related public health medical readiness activities (disaster team responsibilities); public health education and training, occupational health examinations, Preventive Health Assessments, Deployment Health Assessments; and Individual Medical Readiness (IMR).
The Government will provide on-the-job training covering the protocols and policies for the requesting location within the first two weeks of the start date. The Government will provide appropriate PPE.
Standard use of office equipment, such as computers, copiers, fax machines, scanners, telephone and office automation systems.
Use of Microsoft Office software (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel, at a minimum) to prepare reports and other documents.
Have general medical ethics, telephone etiquette, and excellent communication and customer service skills.
Ability to plan, organize, schedule, and coordinate activities such as appointments, meetings, and suspense timelines.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Use of English language, correct grammar, spelling, punctuation, capitalization, and formatting skills to prepare and edit written and electronic correspondence and reports.
Knowledge in and understanding of Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH).
Knowledgeable in proper selection of personnel protective equipment (PPE).
An Associate Degree in nursing or other related educational program such as allied, community health, or public health OR prior military training, and successful completion of Air Force, Army or Navy Public Health Technical training.
Personnel must have at least two years' experience in a related public/community health/nursing
HealthCare Resolution Services, Inc. (HCRS) is a professional services firm that provides its clients with value-added consulting solutions and services in health information management. HCRS is headquartered in Columbia, MD and offers its services nationwide. Since 1998, HCRS has worked to improve health care outcomes, promote efficiencies, and help its customers provide cost-efficient, high-quality services.
We are seeking RN and Epidemiology professionals interested in supporting Indian Health Services. Both on and off-site positions are available. We're offering a generous salary plus benefits including a profit sharing 401k plan.