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The Mailbag is continuously updated, online bulletin of events (e.g., trainings, workshops, conferences and online learning events) submitted by and for local public health in Minnesota.

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January
20
2017
Job Position Icon Variable Hour (Part-Time) Public Health Nurse for Clay County - Public Health
The listed examples may not include all the duties performed by all positions in this class. 1. Providing assessments and case management to elderly individuals over 65 years of age. 2. Other Public Health nursing duties...
Contact: Melissa Yborra | 218.299.5002 | melissa.yborra@co.clay.mn.us


January
19
2017
Job Position Icon Registered Nurse - Home Care for Rice County
Identifies, promotes and maintains the health of the public by providing direct nursing care and health education in a variety of home and community settings. Serves a culturally diverse population, providing services at the individual, family and population-based level to promote, maintain, and improve the health of individuals in Rice County....
Contact: Rice County | 507-332-6100 | RCjobs@co.rice.mn.us


Calendar Icon Omaha System International Conference
Offers opportunities for those in practice, education, research, and software development to discuss current and future use of the Omaha System in diverse settings....
Start & End Date: 04/21/2017 - 04/22/2017
Contact: LuAnn Rice | 320-202-1831 | luann@togpartners.com


Calendar Icon Omaha System International Conference
Offers opportunities for those in practice, education, research, and software development to discuss current and future use of the Omaha System in diverse settings....
Start & End Date: 04/21/2017 - 04/22/2017
Contact: LuAnn Rice | 320-202-1831 | luann@togpartners.com


Job Position Icon Job Class: Research Scientist Supervisor 2 for Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)
This position will provide management, direction and leadership to assess and monitor children and youth who have or are at risk of developing special health needs and to assure that they are connected to needed services. The position leads all activities related to improving care delivery, including engagement of affected individuals and their...
Contact: Delva Lilic | 651-201-4732 | delva.lilic@state.mn.us


Job Position Icon Nurse Supervisor for St. Paul - Ramsey County Public Health
Depending on area of assignment, to supervise the provision of nursing services at the: (a) Ramsey County Care Center, (b) Lake Owasso Residence, (c) Ramsey County Detoxification Center; or (d) Ramsey County Correctional Facilities; and perform related duties as assigned. There are current vacancies in Community Corrections and at the Ramsey...
Contact: Emily Chmel | 651-266-2722 | emily.chmel@co.ramsey.mn.us


January
18
2017
Job Position Icon Health Risk Assessment Supervisor for Minnesota Department of Health
This position will provide administrative, policy, scientific and technical direction, supervision and operating responsibilities for the Health Risk Assessment (HRA) Unit in order to assist risk managers in protecting the public from chemical and pathogen hazards. This position develops risk assessment methods and apply these methods to develop...
Contact: Yerly Lee | yerly.lee@state.mn.us


Job Position Icon Noncommunity Public Water Supply Inspector for Minnesota Department of Health
This position will manage sanitary survey, inner-wellhead inspection and source water contaminant inventory workload of non-community transient and non-transient public water supplies in the assigned geographic area of responsibilities:  ensure that each public water supply is in compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and other...
Contact: Yerly Lee | yerly.lee@state.mn.us


Calendar Icon HCH/SIM Monthly Webinar - "Our Patient Centered Healthcare Home Journey"
Please join us on January 26th, from 12:00 - 1:00 pm for the HCH/SIM monthly webinar, featuring Heidi Olesen, RN, Patient Care Coordinator, Riverwood Healthcare Center, Aitkin, MN. Visit the HCH website listed below for more information and a registration link....
Start & End Date: 01/26/2017 - 01/26/2017
Contact: Carol Bauer | 651-201-3745 | Carol.Bauer@state.mn.us


Calendar Icon Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC): Refresher - May 11, 2017
This 1-day workshop is designed to enhance knowledge and skills needed to provide complete C&TC services consistent with program standards. It provides an update on C&TC best practices, review of current screening procedures, including practice of select components of the physical exam. The workshop content and format is based on the...
Start & End Date: 05/11/2017 - 05/11/2017
Contact: Sheila Blackman | 651-201-3735 | sheila.blackman@state.mn.us


Mail Letter Icon Public Health Nurse
POSITION SUMMARY To provide MnCHOICES assessment services to the elderly and disabled population to determine eligibility for State Waiver programs, PCA, and Rule 185 Case Management. The most important impact Public Health Nurses have on the county is the nurses' ability to empower individuals, families, communities, and systems to be...
Contact: Lisa Meier | 763-765-3013 | lisa.meier@co.sherburne.mn.us


January
17
2017
Mail Letter Icon Sheila Farnan WIC Leadership Award - Nominations Being Accepted
The Minnesota WIC Advisory Group and state WIC Program staff are accepting nominations for the 2017 Sheila Farnan Leadership Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Minnesota WIC Program. The award will be presented to an individual or organization to acknowledge outstanding support or contribution toward fulfilling the mission of the...
Contact: Patricia Faulkner | 651-201-4402 | patricia.faulkner@state.mn.us


January
13
2017
Job Position Icon FT PHN or RN - COMMUNITY CARE CONNECTOR for BROWN COUNTY
BASIC FUNCTIONS Full Time PHN/RN – Community Care Connector to focus on care coordination for elderly and families.  Works closely with Social Services and health care providers to maintain a community based care coordination system at the local level.  Responsible for the provision of services to South Country Health Alliance...
Contact: Donitta Trebesch | 507-233-6605 | donitta.trebesch@co.brown.mn.us


January
12
2017
Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse for City of Bloomington, MN
The City of Bloomington is seeking an individual to provide professional public health nursing services that promote maternal, child and family health for individuals and the population in South Hennepin County. This professional will primarily provide the Healthy Families America evidence based home visiting program in addition to other duties as...
Contact: Not available


January
11
2017
Job Position Icon Dakota County Public Health Nurse - CTC for Dakota County
Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC) is the name for Minnesota's Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment (EPSDT) Program. C&TC is a comprehensive child health program provided to children and teens from newborn through age 20 who are enrolled in Medical Assistance (MA). The primary responsibility of this position is to perform C&TC outreach...
Contact: Not available


Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse Clinician for St. Paul - Ramsey County Public Health
To supervise the activities of assigned nursing programs/units and the staff working in those programs/units; to develop and supervise specialized health programs and related policies and procedures; to provide direct professional nursing services and consultation to County residents or inmates held in facilities; and to perform related duties...
Contact: Emily Chmel | 651-266-2722 | emily.chmel@co.ramsey.mn.us


January
9
2017
Calendar Icon MN Fathers and Families Network Summit
 Join us for one and a half days to: Explore how mental health affects fathers and their families,  Share information about resources and programs that focus on fathers and fatherhood support, Learn strategies and tips for promoting positive mental health and wellness in fathers so they can engage positively with their...
Start & End Date: 02/06/2017 - 02/07/2017
Contact: Tammy Dunrud | 651-303-1219 | td4mffn@gmail.com


Mail Letter Icon Join the PHN Practice Council Listserv
Are you interested in issues related to the practice of Public Health Nursing? The goal of the PHN Practice Council Listserv is to promote/discuss public health nursing (PHN) practice issues through the use of social media. A few previous topics: 1. Adverse Childhood Events 2. The American Indian and the Public Health Nurse 3. PHN Evidence...
Contact: | julia.ashley@state.mn.us


Job Position Icon Dakota County Public Health Program Coordinator for Dakota County
Family Health Program: The Public Health Program Coordinator in the Family Health Unit assists in integrating research and best practices into programs for childbearing women, families with young children and adolescent populations. The coordinator is responsible for delegated program assessment, planning, implementation, and coordination of...
Contact: Not available


January
5
2017
Mail Letter Icon Register Now! 2017 Minnesota Tobacco Control Conference: Inspiring Bold Action
 January 24-26, 2017 St. Paul RiverCentre   Despite substantial statewide progress, a significant number of Minnesotans still experience health concerns related to commercial tobacco use. This is especially true in communities historically targeted by the tobacco industry, and contributes to significant health disparities in our state. You...
Contact: | 651-214-2498 | info@mntobaccocontrolconference.com


December
30
2016
Mail Letter Icon Ethics and Decision Making Webinar now available on MDH website
Public health ethics is an evolving practice and is a measure of the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). Dakota County Public Health Department hosted an in-person training on public health ethics in October 2016. This webinar is the didactic material from that training. This is an introduction to public health ethics for an ethics...
Contact: Julia Ashley | 651-3867 | julia.ashley@state.mn.us


Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse for St. Louis County
An employee in this class is responsible for the provision of public health nursing services to populations within St. Louis County for the purpose of promotion and maintenance of health and the prevention of disease and disability. Sites of service delivery include the home, school, office, clinic, and community facilities. General duties and...
Contact: Christina Hansen | 218-726-2422 | hansenc@stlouiscountymn.gov


December
29
2016
Job Position Icon Research Scientist Supervisor 2-Health for Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)
This position will design and direct complex economic and statistical research using health care administrative claims data in support of the Health Economics Program's (HEP's) activities in the areas of health services, economic, and epidemiological research on the cost, quality, utilization, and access to health care in Minnesota. This position...
Contact: Delva Lilic | 651-201-4732 | delva.lilic@state.mn.us


Calendar Icon Child and Teen Checkups (CTC): Best Practices in Well Child Screenings (Half-day)-March 7, 2017
Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC) is Minnesota's Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment (EPSDT) Program. This workshop includes an overview of Child and Teen Checkups and provides information on evidenced-based best practices and components of a complete C&TC well child exam. This training is a collaborative effort between the...
Start & End Date: 03/07/2017 - 03/07/2017
Contact: Sheila Blackman | 651-201-3735 | sheila.blackman@state.mn.us


Calendar Icon Child and Teen Checkups (CTC): Hearing and Vision Screening Workshop for Nurses - April 11, 2017
This seven hour workshop covers current basic and advanced hearing and vision screening best practices for children birth through 20 years of age. The workshop includes recent updates in hearing and vision screening and criteria for referral, and the proper use and care of screening equipment. The instructor(s) will demonstrate components of basic...
Start & End Date: 04/11/2017 - 04/11/2017
Contact: Sheila Blackman | 651-201-3735 | sheila.blackman@state.mn.us


Calendar Icon Child and Teen Checkups (CTC): Hearing and Vision Screening Workshop for Screeners - April 11, 2017
This four hour workshop covers current basic hearing and vision screening best practices for children birth through 20 years of age. The workshop includes recent updates in hearing and vision screening and criteria for referral. The proper use and care of screening equipment is also discussed. The instructor(s) will demonstrate components of...
Start & End Date: 04/11/2017 - 04/11/2017
Contact: Sheila Blackman | 651-201-3735 | sheila.blackman@state.mn.us


Calendar Icon Child and Teen Checkups (CTC): Hearing and Vision Screening Workshop for Screeners - February 21, 2017
This four hour workshop covers current basic hearing and vision screening best practices for children birth through 20 years of age. The workshop includes recent updates in hearing and vision screening and criteria for referral. The proper use and care of screening equipment is also discussed. The instructor(s) will demonstrate components of...
Start & End Date: 02/21/2017 - 02/21/2017
Contact: Sheila Blackman | 651-201-3735 | sheila.blackman@state.mn.us


Calendar Icon Child and Teen Checkups (CTC): Hearing and Vision Screening Workshop for Nurses - February 21, 2017
This seven hour workshop covers current basic and advanced hearing and vision screening best practices for children birth through 20 years of age. The workshop includes recent updates in hearing and vision screening and criteria for referral, and the proper use and care of screening equipment. The instructor(s) will demonstrate components of basic...
Start & End Date: 02/21/2017 - 02/21/2017
Contact: Sheila Blackman | 651-201-3735 | sheila.blackman@state.mn.us


December
27
2016
Job Position Icon Project Manager for Clay County - Public Health
The listed examples may not include all the duties performed by all positions in this class. Assess and plan with team and community stakeholders to implement strategies based on the grant goals. Engage community stakeholders in the strategies tailored to the local community and implement/coordinate activities to meet all...
Contact: Melissa Yborra | 218.299.5071 | melissa.yborra@co.clay.mn.us