Public Health Specialist - Ulster County @ Staffing Solutions Organization LLC (SSO) - Kingston, NY

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Public Health Specialist - Ulster County

Staffing Solutions Organization LLC (SSO) - Kingston, NY

Staffing Solutions Organization LLC (SSO), a wholly owned subsidiary of Public Consulting Group, is focused on delighting clients with world-class managed staffing and talent consulting services. SSO is committed to a diverse workforce, which is a reflection of our clients and the people they serve.

Public Health Specialist – Ulster County Local Health Department

As a Public Health Specialist, you are responsible for working with the local health department to provide professional services related to COVID-19. This may include vaccine and testing support, school-focused services, community outreach, case investigation/contact tracing, outbreak/cluster response, and other related services. The Public Health Specialist will have an onsite presence based on the needs of the local health department, which could require up to 100 percent onsite work.

Responsibilities:
As a Public Health Specialist, you are responsible for working with the local health department to provide professional services related to COVID-19.
  • Perform work efforts to control the spread of COVID-19 under the direction of local health department staff.
  • Conduct interviews to obtain case related information, particularly for cases in high-risk settings and provide all documentation required based on State and local protocols.
  • Provide education, consultation, and technical assistance on interview techniques, records, and quality control.
  • Establish rapport and communicate effectively with stakeholders from diverse cultures, races, ethnicities, and experiences.
  • Support vaccine efforts such as scheduling, outreach, and coordination.
  • Provide technical and administrative support for COVID-19 services, such as responding to inbound call inquiries and making outbound calls related to COVID-19 services and information.
  • Provide testing support including scheduling and data management.
  • Perform data entry and/or review for systems supporting local health department programs.
  • Support communication methods and processes to control the spread of COVID-19 under the direction of local health department staff.
  • Conduct public-facing activities with professionalism as a representative working on behalf of the local health department.
  • Collaborate with and maintain appropriate partnerships and resources, including community organizations and schools, based on local health department needs.
  • Other duties, as assigned.
Qualifications:
  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree is preferred. Experience in public health and/or clinical medicine a plus.
  • Must be a NYS resident with familiarity of NYS geography; cities/towns/locations.
  • Preference given to those who live within commuting distance of the official work location. Travel to and from assigned work location is not a reimbursable expense.
  • Familiarity with and experience working in a health system in NYS is preferred. This includes, but is not limited to, hospitals, health care providers, health regulatory organizations, or schools.
  • A flexible, adaptive, and composed attitude with the ability to interact professionally with culturally diverse individuals.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Critical thinking and sound judgment required.
  • Ability to handle confidential information with discretion and professionalism.
  • Experience leading tracking and reporting processes.
  • Proficiency with computers including data entry into electronic tracking systems and running summary reports.
  • Phenomenal work ethic with a positive attitude.
  • Employment is contingent on completion of a background check by NY State.
  • Own telephone, computer, wireless internet (WiFi) and electronic equipment.
  • Must have access to a working PC with Windows 10, Antivirus Protection: Windows Defender and Windows Firewall; or Mac with Apple OS X 10.13, Antivirus Protection: Sophos; and personal mobile device to use for this job.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.

Staffing Solutions Organization LLC is an e-Verify participant.

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