Deputy Public Health Officer

Application Deadline: 2022-08-19
Job Type: County
Job Description:

This position will work in concert with the Public Health Officer in the planning, organizing, and directing of Health Department programs. This position will also serve as the Health Officer in his or her absence. Participates in activities to promote the health of the public through population-based services by implementing core functions of public health
(assessment, policy development and assurance). Must be available to work extra hours, be available 24/7 on call for emergencies and have flexible scheduling. This position requires certification in the National Incident Management System (NIMS) up to and including ICS 400 training in order to act as the Incident Commander and/or Public Information Officer for Public Health Emergencies in the absence of the Health Officer. This position is responsible for assisting in the development and implementation of the activities and programs of the Health Unit in accordance with Chapters 251 and 252 of the Wisconsin Statutes, Administrative Code 139 & 140 along with Green Lake County Human Health Hazard Ordinance and codes adopted by the County Board. Assists in developing key documents (Strategic Plan, Community Health Assessment, Community Health Improvement Plan, Performance Management/Quality Improvement Plan and Policy and Procedure manual) to drive daily activities within the framework of the Health Unit’s provision of core functions and essential services of public health.

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