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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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March
31
2015
Calendar Icon Radon - Schools and Large Building Measurement
The Midwest Universities Radon Consortium (MURC) is one of three U.S. EPA established Regional Radon Training Centers (RRTCs) founded in 1988. The mission of the RRTCs is to provide training regarding the health risks posed by radon....
Start & End Date: 05/12/2015 - 05/12/2015
Contact: Julie Schmitz | 6126244754 | cceconf2@umn.edu


Calendar Icon Radon Mitigation Course
The Midwest Universities Radon Consortium (MURC) is one of three U.S. EPA established Regional Radon Training Centers (RRTCs) founded in 1988. The mission of the RRTCs is to provide training regarding the health risks posed by radon....
Start & End Date: 05/13/2015 - 05/16/2015
Contact: Julie Schmitz | 6126244754 | cceconf2@umn.edu


Calendar Icon Radon Measurement Course
The Midwest Universities Radon Consortium (MURC) is one of three U.S. EPA established Regional Radon Training Centers (RRTCs) founded in 1988. The mission of the RRTCs is to provide training regarding the health risks posed by radon....
Start & End Date: 05/11/2015 - 05/12/2015
Contact: Julie Schmitz | 6126244754 | cceconf2@umn.edu


Calendar Icon Radon Mitigation Course
The Midwest Universities Radon Consortium (MURC) is one of three U.S. EPA established Regional Radon Training Centers (RRTCs) founded in 1988. The mission of the RRTCs is to provide training regarding the health risks posed by radon.      ...
Start & End Date: 05/06/2015 - 05/09/2015
Contact: Julie Schmitz | 6126244754 | cceconf2@umn.edu


Calendar Icon Radon Measurement Course
The Midwest Universities Radon Consortium (MURC) is one of three U.S. EPA established Regional Radon Training Centers (RRTCs) founded in 1988. The mission of the RRTCs is to provide training regarding the health risks posed by radon....
Start & End Date: 05/04/2015 - 05/05/2015
Contact: Julie Schmitz | 6126244754 | cceconf2@umn.edu


Calendar Icon Radon Mitigation Course
The Midwest Universities Radon Consortium (MURC) is one of three U.S. EPA established Regional Radon Training Centers (RRTCs) founded in 1988. The mission of the RRTCs is to provide training regarding the health risks posed by radon....
Start & End Date: 04/27/2015 - 05/01/2015
Contact: Julie Schmitz | 6126244754 | cceconf2@umn.edu


Calendar Icon Radon Measurement Course
The Midwest Universities Radon Consortium (MURC) is one of three U.S. EPA established Regional Radon Training Centers (RRTCs) founded in 1988. The mission of the RRTCs is to provide training regarding the health risks posed by radon....
Start & End Date: 04/13/2015 - 04/14/2015
Contact: Julie Schmitz | 6126244754 | cceconf2@umn.edu


Calendar Icon Radon Measurement Course
The Midwest Universities Radon Consortium (MURC) is one of three U.S. EPA established Regional Radon Training Centers (RRTCs) founded in 1988. The mission of the RRTCs is to provide training regarding the health risks posed by radon.        ...
Start & End Date: 04/13/2015 - 04/14/2015
Contact: Julie Schmitz | 6126244754 | cceconf2@umn.edu


Job Position Icon Data System Administrator for Dakota County Public Health for Dakota County Public Health
In Dakota County Public Health, this position provides day to day program and project support as lead technical administrator for the maintenance and management of Public Health information systems with a focus on the electronic health record system and health information exchange. Manage data systems administration and provide oversight for...
Contact: Not available


March
30
2015
Mail Letter Icon Minnesota Oral Health Data Now Available
You can now easily access up-to-date Minnesota State and county oral health data, track trends in disease and dental service use, and more readily identify health disparities and unmet needs on the Minnesota Data Access Portal/Oral Health Section. Easy-to-Use Data - search for statewide oral health-related data for research, policy or...
Contact: Genelle Lamont | 651-201-5974 | genelle.lamont@state.mn.us


Job Position Icon Vocational Counselor for Hennepin County
The Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP) Family Stabilization Services (FSS) team in Hennepin County's Human Services and Public Health Department's Protective Services & Case Management area is seeking Vocational Counselors to join a team of Case Management Assistants and Vocational Counselors who work together to assist clients and...
Contact: Leanne Rajtar | 612-348-9045 | Leanne.Rajtar@co.hennepin.mn.us


Calendar Icon THE BASICS OF THE OMAHA SYSTEM
Introductory/refresher workshop that includes discussion and practice applying the Omaha System to case study data (see sample case studies on www.omahasystem.org) Govt Ctr, 411 S Broadway, Albert Lea Registration starts at 8:30 am Class from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm Cost $145...
Start & End Date: 05/19/2015 - 05/19/2015
Contact: Karen Martin | 402-333-1962 | martinks0007@gmail.com


March
27
2015
Calendar Icon THE BASICS OF THE OMAHA SYSTEM
Introductory/refresher workshop that includes discussion and practice applying the Omaha System to case study data (see sample case studies on www.omahasystem.org) Redwood County Court House, Basement Meeting Room. Registration starts at 8:30 am Class from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm Cost $145...
Start & End Date: 05/21/2015 - 05/21/2015
Contact: Karen Martin | 402-333-1962 | martinks0007@gmail.com


Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse (2 Full-time Openings) for City of Bloomington
Public Health Nurse Public Health Division 2015 SALARY RANGE:$55,090 - $78,274/Annually ANTICIPATED HIRING RANGE: $57,000 - $62,000/Annually D.O.Q. OPENING DATE: 3/23/15 CLOSING DATE: 4/13/15 04:30 PM PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: Public Health Nurse - Family Health Two Full-Time Positions The City of Bloomington is...
Contact: Human Resources | 952-563-8710 | humanresources@BloomingtonMN.gov


Job Position Icon Public Health Assessment Nurse  Part-Time for MVNA
Public Health Nurses conduct assessments to determine PCA services needed for clients living in the eleven-county Twin Cities area.   ...
Contact: | mvna-hr@mvna.org


Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse for MVNA
We are looking for a passionate nurse to work with our Therapeutic Child program. Nurses will provide clients with case management, care coordination and quality education and support related to pregnant women, newly delivered mothers and infants, infants discharged from the NBICU, synagis administration, pediatric asthma, lead poisoning in...
Contact: Brittany Haigh | 6126174660 | mvna-hr@mvna.org


Job Position Icon Flu Shot RN (part-time) for MVNA
Are you looking for extra hours  based on when you're available? During our busiest months of August – December, we need passionate Wellness Registered Nurses to provide pediatric and adult immunizations to clients. This position takes place at clinic sites which can include schools, corporations, assisted living facilities, health...
Contact: Brittany Haigh | 6126174660 | mvna-hr@mvna.org


Job Position Icon Research Scientist 2, Health Informatics (Health Informatics Specialist) for Minnesota Department of Health
This position is located in the Community and Family Health (CFH) Division, and exists to provide leadership to the planning, development, implementation and operation of the Children and Youth with Special Health Needs (CYSHN) Section's use of public health information systems. This position leads a wide range of business analysis, technical and...
Contact: Sue Ewy | 651-201-3563 | sue.ewy@state.mn.us
Web site: Not available

Calendar Icon African Immigrants And Healthcare: The Big Five
Public Health and Public Administration students combined to conducted a survey among the Big Five African immigrant populations in Minnesota:  Somali, Ethiopians, Liberians, Kenyan and Nigerians.  Students sought to find out, among other things, if these new populations felt the MN Department of Health was fulfilling its mission in their...
Start & End Date: 04/25/2015 - 04/25/2015
Contact: Karen Gulliver | 612-812-7234 | kgulliver@argosy.edu
Web site: Not available

March
26
2015
Calendar Icon Minnesota Collaborative Lead Education and Assessment Network (M-CLEAN) Meeting
Minnesota Collaborative Lead Education and Assessment Network (M-CLEAN) Meeting: The Minnesota Department of Health Lead and Healthy Homes Program is pleased to announce that it is restarting M-CLEAN to collaboratively address the issue of lead exposure in Minnesota. Our first meeting will take place on Wednesday, April 15 from 9am–noon at...
Start & End Date: 04/15/2015 - 04/15/2015
Contact: Stephanie Yendell | 651-201-4894 | stephanie.yendell@state.mn.us


Calendar Icon Hot Topics in Pediatrics Conference
Hosted by the Minnesota Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (MNAAP), this annual conference delves into a variety of pediatric related public health topics, including immunizations, obesity, adolescent health, child maltreatment, safety, and mental health. Attendees gain a greater understanding of how these issues are impacting the health...
Start & End Date: 05/01/2015 - 05/01/2015
Contact: Melissa DeBilzan | 651-338-1823 | debilzan@mnaap.org


Calendar Icon Maternal and Child Health Assessment Webinar
The Maternal and Child Health Assessment Leadership Team would like to invite you to participate in the Maternal and Child Health Assessment Webinar, to discuss the top health priorities found through a statewide assessment of Minnesotas maternal and child health population, which includes: pregnant women, mothers and infants to age 1; children...
Start & End Date: 04/23/2015 - 04/23/2015
Contact: Bonika Peters | 651-201-5719 | Bonika.Peters@state.mn.us


March
25
2015
Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse-Healthy Children & Families for Olmsted County
 NATURE OF WORK Under public health nursing supervision, provides nursing services to individuals, families and target groups in the community directed to the prevention of disease and disability, management of self-care, promotion of healthy lifestyles and protection of the community’s health.  Works within a public health nursing...
Contact: Daniel Jensen | jensen.dan@co.olmsted.mn.us


March
24
2015
Job Position Icon Social Worker or Sr. Social Worker (Behavioral Health or Child Protection) for Hennepin County
Hennepin County Human Services and Public Health Department is accepting applications for Social Worker vacancies in the Behavioral Health and Child Protection areas. Behavioral Health Social Workers/Sr. Social Workers on an Adult Behavioral Health Team provides intensive social work services to persons with complex biopsychosocial...
Contact: Not available
Web site: Not available

Job Position Icon Public Health Nursing Supervisor for Pine Co Health & Human Services
Ensure the efficient and effective delivery of public health services to the residents of Pine County. This position will be expected to establish and maintain standards of public health practices and procedures and assist in the hiring and development of public health staff. Develop and evaluate service performance outcomes of Pine County Public...
Contact: Janet Schumacher | 320-216-4105 | janet.schumacher@co.pine.mn.us


Mail Letter Icon New link to Maternal Depression and Anxiety Fact Sheets
TessThe "Depression or Anxiety During and After Pregnancy" fact sheet is now available in six languages in a new location on the Perinatal Mood Disorder section of the Minnesota Department of Health Website. Please follow the link to check it out. This fact sheet (or an approved alternative) should be provided to all mothers of newborns...
Contact: Tessa Wetjen | 651-201-3625 | tessa.wetjen@state.mn.us


March
23
2015
Job Position Icon Registered Nurse or Certified Public Health Nurse for Kanabec/Pine Community Health
This person would be responsible for working with the Nurse-Family Partnership program that is part of the MIECHV grant and other programs within the Family Health area. This person will be helping young families succeed by helping improve pregnancy outcomes, improve child health and development, and improve the economic self-sufficiency of the...
Contact: Kim Pautsch | 320-679-6440 | kim.pautsch@co.kanabec.mn.us


Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse for City of Bloomington
The City of Bloomington is seeking individuals to provide professional public health nursing services that promotes health for residents in the cities of Bloomington, Edina and Richfield....
Contact: Human Resources | 952-563-8710 | humanresources@bloomingtonmn.gov


March
19
2015
Calendar Icon 32nd Upper Midwest Conference on Adolescents & Children In Need
 Workshops include: OPTIMIZING MENTAL HEALTH IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS: KEY STRATEGIES THAT WORK ALTERED NEUROPATHWAYS:  THE IMPACT OF TRAUMA ON THE DEVELOPING BRAIN TEN MINDFULNESS STRATEGIES FOR MORE EFFECTIVE, STRESS-FREE INTERVENTIONS WHEN WORKING WITH CHALLENGING YOUTH THE REPETITION-COMPULSION: HOW WE CAN HELP OUR...
Start & End Date: 05/14/2015 - 05/15/2015
Contact: Craig Ringness | 320-629-1307 | cmringness@yahoo.com


Job Position Icon Research Scientist 2, Health Informatics for Minnesota Department of Health
This position is located in the Operations Unit of the Supplemental Nutrition Program/Women, Infants and Children (SNP/WIC) Section within the Community and Family Health (CFH) Division at the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH). This position exists to perform nutrition-related surveillance, research and program evaluation using the Minnesota...
Contact: Carol Rowe | 651-201-4405 | carol.rowe@state.mn.us


Job Position Icon Research Scientist 2, Health Informatics for Minnesota Department of Health
This position is located in the Supplental Nutrition Program/Women, Infants and Children (SNP/WIC) Section of the Community and Family Health (CFH) Division at the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH). The position exists to provide leadership and support of the planning, design, implementation and operation of the statewide WIC Certification...
Contact: Carol Rowe | 651-201-4405 | carol.rowe@state.mn.us


March
16
2015
Job Position Icon Instructor or Assistant Professor in Nursing for Minnesota State University Moorhead
MSU Moorhead is seeking a fixed term nursing faculty position, full time, beginning August 18, 2015.  Primary responsibilities: teach assigned courses in RN to BSN nursing program advise students, provide community and university service.  As appropriate, may teach in Master’s track also.  Position requirements:  current...
Contact: Barbara Matthees | 218-477-2695 | matthees@mnstate.edu


March
11
2015
Mail Letter Icon 2015 SCHSAC Meetings
The State Community Health Services Advisory Committee, or SCHSAC, advises the health commissioner and provides guidance on the development, maintenance, financing, and evaluation of community health services in Minnesota. SCHSAC recommendations influence public health policy, guidelines, and practice throughout Minnesota. Membership consists of...
Contact: Becky Buhler | 651-201-5795 | becky.buhler@state.mn.us


March
10
2015
Calendar Icon 16 hr Mold Remediation
Course fee:$400 This two day course is designed to train individuals who are or who anticipate being employed at a mold remediation work site. Hands on activities in mold remediation are included as well as identification of specific molds and associated health hazard recognition....
Start & End Date: 04/14/2015 - 04/15/2015
Contact: Jennifer Selzler | 612-626-2596 | jlselzle@umn.edu


Calendar Icon Hospital Decontamination
$195 Mayo Clinic Health System – Red Wing, MN 8am to 4pm This course includes a review of Incident Command Systems, Personal Protective Equipment, how to select the right PPE and how to put it on and take it off properly. Includes a review of decontamination shelters and procedures, plus a hands on simulation...
Start & End Date: 06/17/0015 - 06/17/0015
Contact: Jennifer Selzler | 612-626-2596 | jlselzle@umn.edu


March
6
2015
Mail Letter Icon 2015 Health Care Homes, Minnesota Accountable Health and State Innovation Models (SIM) Learning Days Conference
The 2015 Health Care Homes and State Innovation Model Learning Days Conference, "Moving Forward Together: Building Healthy Minnesota Communities" is an opportunity for Minnesota health care home providers, State Innovation Model grantees, and community partners to gain knowledge, form relationships, and build collaborative partnerships among health...
Contact: Kim Nordin | 218-727-9390 | knordin@ruralcenter.org


March
5
2015
Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse On-Call for Dakota County
This position reports to the Disease Prevention and Control (DPC) Supervisor who with a team of PHN's assists in communicable disease investigation and reporting following the infectious disease guidelines developed by the Minnesota Department of Health and the CDC. This position also provides support in lead roles during immunization clinics...
Contact: Not available


March
3
2015
Calendar Icon Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC): Hearing and Vision Screening Workshop for Nurses
This workshop covers current best practices for advanced hearing and vision screening of children birth to 21 years of age for C&TC and other screening programs. It includes a review of basic screening procedures (pure tone audiometry and visual acuity screening) as well as training in advanced skills including physical exam related to hearing...
Start & End Date: 05/12/2015 - 05/12/2015
Contact: Sheila Blackman | 651-201-3735 | sheila.blackman@state.mn.us


March
2
2015
Job Position Icon Seasonal Health Technician, Environmental Health for Minneapolis Health Department
The City of Minneapolis is seeking applications for two (2) full-time Seasonal Health Technicians in the Food Lodging Pools unit of Environmental Health. Under the direction of a registered sanitarian, the individuals in this position will gain experience by conducting compliance inspections and educating licensed business owners/operators in...
Contact: Hattie Wiysel | 612-673-3557 | hattie.wiysel@minneapolismn.gov


Job Position Icon Seasonal Environmental Technician, Storm Water & Erosion Control for Minneapolis Health Department
*Ensure compliance of Erosion, Sedimentation and Drainage ordinance through inspections. *Assist Inspectors on field investigations for environmental problems that include noise, air quality, water quality, soil pollution and emergency response. *Issue written orders *Using GIS, create maps of environmental issues. *Recommend permit denials,...
Contact: Hattie Wiysel | 612-673-3557 | hattie.wiysel@minneapolismn.gov