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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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October
24
2014
Calendar Icon African World AIDS Day Annual Event
The annual African World AIDS Day Event will take place, 2 to 7 p.m., Sat., Nov. 1, 2014, at the Oromo Community of MN Building, 465 Mackubin St., St. Paul, MN 55103. Julia Opoti, publisher, editor, writer and radio producer, will emcee the event. Inspirational speakers will include Lucie Makena, Mesfin Feyisa Robi and Abdullah Kiatamba. A panel of...
Start & End Date: 11/01/2014 - 11/01/2014
Contact: Roy Nelson | 651-201-4027 | roy.nelson@state.mn.us


October
23
2014
Job Position Icon Nurse Home Visitor - Public Health Nurse for Supporting Hands Nurse-Family Partnership
Supporting Hands Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) is seeking one full-time Public Health Nurse to be a nurse home visitor in Central MN. Responsibilities shall include providing comprehensive home visitation services to women and their families eligible for the NFP program while maintaining the highest standards in clinical practice and adhering...
Contact: Katie Jensen | 320-287-2585 | katie.jensen@shnfp.org


Calendar Icon Chlamydia Screening: Stories from the Field
Each of the presenting clinics has put a focus on improving their chlamydia screening rates. The clinics have had a range of experiences, barriers, success, advice and tips to other clinics related to this work Space is limited. RSVP by October 27, 2014  To register, email Anisa Esse at anisa.esse@medica.com...
Start & End Date: 11/03/2014 - 11/03/2014
Contact: Anisa Esse | 952-992-2569 | anisa.esse@medica.com
Web site: Not available

Job Position Icon Public Health Nursing Advisor Senior for Minnesota Department of Health
This position is located in the Children and Youth with Special Health Needs (CYSHN) Section of the Community and Family Health (CFH) Division. This position will provide consultation, problem solving, and technical assistance for clinicians, and consultation and connection of resources to local and community public health entities for families....
Contact: Barb Dalbec | 651-201-3758 | barb.dalbec@state.mn.us


October
22
2014
Job Position Icon Registered Nurse for Mille Lacs County
The Registered Nurse performs professional and skilled nursing to patients in the community setting, to promote, protect, and preserve physical and mental health in the community. Plans and provides direct care, makes referrals to providers, and evaluates services as part of a comprehensive Community Health Program.  The primary...
Contact: Not available
Web site: Not available

October
21
2014
Job Position Icon Drug Free Communities Project Coordinator for Waconia Public Schools
 Waconia Public Schools is currently accepting applications for a Drug Free Communities Project Coordinator.  Under the direction of the Director of Grants and Development, the Drug Free Communities (DFC) Project Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the development and implementation of a multifaceted communication campaign to...
Contact: Christine Steffen | 952-856-4513 | csteffen@isd110.org


Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse for Carver County, MN
Under the direction of the Public Health Nursing Unit Supervisor, the Public Health Nurse (PHN) promotes and protects the health of the Carver County population using knowledge from nursing, social, and public health sciences. The PHN focuses on population health through continuous surveillance and assessment of the multiple determinants of health...
Contact: Jason Branstrom | 952-361-1542 | jbranstrom@co.carver.mn.us


Job Position Icon Vocational Counselor for Hennepin County
The mission of Hennepin County's Human Services and Public Health Dept (HSPHD) is to strengthen individuals, families, and communities by increasing safety and stability, promoting self-reliance and livable income, and improving the health of our communities. The Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP) Family Stabilization Services (FSS) team...
Contact: Leanne Rajtar | 612-348-9045 | Leanne.Rajtar@co.hennepin.mn.us


Job Position Icon Registered Dietitian (On-Call) for Dakota County
The purpose of this position is to provide nutrition focused health services to high-risk populations of infants; children; women who are prenatal, postpartum, or breastfeeding in WIC clinic. This position provides guidance and serves as a resource for WIC program staff and other public health staff. This position is responsible for development and...
Contact: Not available


Job Position Icon Public Health Program Coordinator for Dakota County
Current vacancy is working with Maternal Child Health (MCH) Program and is located at Apple Valley. This position is responsible for delegated program assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. This position assists in integrating research and best practices into specific program areas. This position provides program consultation at...
Contact: Not available


Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse for Mille Lacs County
The Public Health Nurse performs professional and skilled nursing functions to patients as part of a comprehensive public health program to promote physical and mental health in the community. This position carries out programs and provides a variety of individual, community, and/or systems focused public health interventions to protect...
Contact: Sue Treichel | 320-983-8218 | sue.treichel@co.mille-lacs.mn.us


October
17
2014
Mail Letter Icon MDH Releases First Statewide Climate Change Vulnerability Report
The Minnesota Climate Change Vulnerability Report assesses the state's vulnerability to the effects of climate change from five main climate hazards: extreme heat, poor air quality, flooding, drought, and diseases caused by insects.  A total of 38 maps were created that describe both the historic occurrence of the climate hazards and the...
Contact: Kristin Raab | 651-201-4893 | kristin.raab@state.mn.us


Job Position Icon Health Educator for Mille Lacs County
The Health Educator is responsible for identifying health education needs of the population of Mille Lacs County, and implementing effective community-based health promotion strategies to address those needs with a focus on policy, systems, and environmental change; quality improvement; and results measurement. The individual in this...
Contact: Sue Treichel | 320-983-8218 | sue.treichel@co.mille-lacs.mn.us


October
16
2014
Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse I 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 | 218-725-5058 | hansenc@stlouiscountymn.gov


October
15
2014
Job Position Icon MHP Quality Manager (RN) for Hennepin County - Metropolitan Health Plan
Metropolitan Health Plan (MHP) is a not-for-profit, state-certified health maintenance organization and an enterprise initiative of Hennepin County and is a strong partner and leader of an integrated health reform program, Hennepin Health, that blends medical, behavioral health, and social services in a patient-centered care model. MHP is...
Contact: Kate Trevorrow | 6123482163 | hr.recruiter@hennepin.us


Job Position Icon Licensed Practical Nurse-Healthy Communities for Olmsted County
NATURE OF WORK   Under supervision of a professional registered nurse, give nursing care to students in school and participates in assigned activities; responsible for recognizing and reporting significant changes in students status to appropriate responsible persons; and performs related work as assigned. Must be available to...
Contact: Human Resources | 507-328-7700 | HumanResources@co.olmsted.mn.us


Calendar Icon Minnesota Public Health Association Policy Forum Series: Zip Code Matters...Where we work
 The Minnesota Public Health Association 2014 - 2015 Policy Forum Series will explore the intersection between geography and public health.  Breakfast and registration begin at 7:00 am.  The forum starts at 7:30 am and concludes at 9:00 am.  For more information visit the MPHA website.  ...
Start & End Date: 10/24/2014 - 10/24/2014
Contact: | info@mpha.net


October
14
2014
Calendar Icon ASQ3 and ASQ-SE: Using the Ages Stages Questionnaire
This one day workshop trains screening providers on proper administration and scoring of the Ages and Stages Questionnaires developmental (ASQ-3) and social-emotional (ASQ: SE) screening instruments. The training also covers logistics of implementing the screenings in the practice setting, interpreting and communicating results with families, and...
Start & End Date: 01/08/2015 - 01/08/2015
Contact: Karen Mullally | 651-201-3760 | health.fhv@state.mn.us


Job Position Icon WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor-Spanish Speaking for Olmsted County
NATURE OF WORK Under the direction and supervision of the Senior Nutrition Specialist, the WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor is a paraprofessional who gives basic breastfeeding information and encouragement to WIC pregnant and breastfeeding mothers.  Performs related work as required....
Contact: Human Resources | 507-328-7700 | HumanResources@co.olmsted.mn.us


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...
Contact: Human Resources | 507-328-7700 | HumanResources@co.olmsted.mn.us


Job Position Icon RN Mental Health Nurse - PRISM for MVNA
We are looking for a Program coordinator of PRISM (Providing Resources and Integrating Services to the Mentally Ill). This individual will dispense psychiatric medications to court-ordered individuals in need of medication monitoring and management, assess patient’s physical and mental condition, work with the patient and a social worker to...
Contact: | mvna-hr@mvna.org


Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse - School Health for Des Moines Valley Health and Human Svc
Des Moines Valley Health and Human Services (DVHHS) is currently seeking a regular part-time Public Health Nurse for School Health. The Public Health Nurse (PHN) works within the Jackson County Central school district serving all students and staff within the district.  Work schedule will coincide with the school year. This includes private...
Contact: Tammy Crowell
Web site: Not available

October
10
2014
Job Position Icon IMCare Quality Director for Itasca County
Responsible for management, oversight, and coordination of operational and administrative activities in compliance with the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)standards and in accordance with State and Federal regulations and contractual obligations with Department of Human Services (DHS), Minnesota Department of Health (MDH), and...
Contact: Itasca County


October
8
2014
Job Position Icon Social Worker, Sr Psychiatric for Hennepin County
The Mental Health Mobile Crisis program operates 24-hours-a-day, 365 days a year. The program consists of mental health practitioners and professionals providing in-home crisis response to the community. This area currently has multiple vacancies for Senior Psychiatric Social Worker to respond to crisis calls involving adults, adolescents,...
Contact: Leanne Rajtar | 612-348-9045 | Leanne.Rajtar@co.hennepin.mn.us


October
6
2014
Job Position Icon State Program Administrator Coordinator (Audiology Specialist) for Minnesota Department of Health
This position is located in the Newborn and Child Follow-Up (NCFU) Unit of the Children and Youth with Special Health Needs (CYSHN) Section within the Community and Family Health (CFH) Division.   The State Program Administrator, Coordinator provides statewide vision, coordination, direction and oversight for the Early Hearing Detection and...
Contact: Tony Steyermark | 651-201-5098 | tony.steyermark@state.mn.us