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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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December
19
2014
Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse for Houston County
Houston County is seeking a full-time Public Health Nurse who is resourceful, creative and can work independently. The primary area of responsibility is Home Care Case Management.   Experience working in a federal, state, or local governmental public health agency; working with the elderly and/or disabled are desirable.  ...
Contact: Not available


Job Position Icon Public Health Home Care & Jail Nurse for Nicollet County
This position primarily performs non-Medicare home care services and nursing services in a correctional setting. Additional responsibilities include disease prevention and control, health promotion, Refugee health follow-up and some school services....
Contact: Melissa Weston | 507-934-7894 | hr@co.nicollet.mn.us


December
18
2014
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 Nurse for Fillmore County
Fillmore County's Public Health Nurses work with children, families and the elderly. We are looking for a dedicated professional to join our team of committed and caring staff. This is a full time position offering a competitive benefits package and regluar Monday through Friday hours....
Contact: Kristina Kohn | 507-765-4566 | kkohn@co.fillmore.mn.us


Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse for Sherburne County Health & Human Services
To provide LTCC and PCA assessment services to the elderly and disabled population in a community setting, provide ongoing CAC case management, and provide Managed Care (SNBC, MSHO, MSC+, EW) care coordination as assigned.  The most important impact Public Health Nurses have on the county is the nurses’ ability to empower...
Contact: Lisa Meier | 763-765-4121 | lisa.meier@co.sherburne.mn.us


December
17
2014
Mail Letter Icon Orientation to Interpreting - Online Course
This course introduces students to interpreter codes of ethics and standards of practice. It also introduces basic concepts of interpreting and translating, interpreting modes and settings, and interpreting skills. Course is approved by the IMIA for 4 CEUs. Start date: January 12, 2015. Cost: $159.00. Click below to register: ...
Contact: Cristiano Mazzei | 651-748-2639 | cristiano.mazzei@yahoo.com


Calendar Icon Omaha System International Conference
  See the website below for further information, to register or to submit poster abstracts or nominations for awards for excellence in using the Omaha System in practice, education or research. Submissions are due by 1/31/25.  A pre-conference offering sponsored by the Center for Nursing Informatics, University of MN School of...
Start & End Date: 04/16/2015 - 04/18/2015
Contact: Not available


Job Position Icon Collaborative Dentist for Open Door Health Center
Open Door Health Center in Mankato, MN, seeks a qualified, passionate, experienced candidate for a full-time collaborative Dentist position for our Mankato site. The candidate should be passionate about serving underserved patients, with an interest in contributing to our continued growth and outreach efforts. Open Door Health Center, a...
Contact: Sierra Sellers | 507-344-5505 | sellers.sierra@odhc.org


Job Position Icon Maternal Child Health Nurse for Des Moines Valley Health and Human Services
The Public Health Nurse will provide skilled nursing care to assess physical, emotional and medical needs of families; carries out established plan of care; update records; completes documentation of care; assists families in achieving goals; coordination with school personnel and refers to community resources for family health clients. ...
Contact: Tammy Crowell | 507-831-1251 | tammy.crowell@dvhhs.org
Web site: Not available

Mail Letter Icon Letter to CHB Medical Consultants
Following is the content of a letter being sent to all CHB Medical Consultants from James Hart, MD, MBA with the UMN School of Public Health. Dear Fellow Physician, In addition to sharing a career-long commitment to building health in our communities, Minnesota Health Commissioner Dr. Ed Ehlinger and I share the distinction of having...
Contact: Kristin Godfrey | godf0032@umn.edu


December
16
2014
Job Position Icon Public Health Preparedness & Special Projects Coordinator for Isanti County Public Health
Isanti County Public Health is currently accepting applications for a full-time Public Health Preparedness & Special Projects Coordinator. This position provides leadership, direction, and supervision in emergency preparedness, environmental health and other special projects assigned. This position is responsible for executing administration of...
Contact: Barb Baar | 763-689-3859 | barb.baar@co.isanti.mn.us.us


December
10
2014
Job Position Icon Dentist for Hennepin County - NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center
NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center is a state-of-the-art, multicultural, community health center. The 40 employees of this patient-focused dental clinic serve a diverse, urban, and underserved client population. The mission of NorthPoint, located at 1313 Penn Ave. North in Minneapolis, is "partnering for a healthier community". ...
Contact: Not available
Web site: Not available

December
9
2014
Job Position Icon Registered Nurse for Countryside Public Health
Countryside Public Health, a five county (Big Stone, Chippewa, Lac qui Parle, Swift and Yellow Medicine) public health agency, has a full-time (35 hours) Registered Nurse (with experience) position open.  Duties will primarily consist of general public health activities including, but not limited to, emergency preparedness, family health,...
Contact: Lacy Joyce | 320-843-4546 | ljoyce@countryside.co.swift.mn.us


Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse I for St. Louis County
St. Louis County is currently accepting applications for a Public Health Nurse I. 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...
Contact: Christina Hansen | 218-725-5058 | hansenc@stlouiscountymn.gov


December
5
2014
Job Position Icon Center for Health Equity Division Director for Minnesota Department of Health
The position supervises and leads the Center for Health Equity and staff in the Office of Minority and Multicultural Health, Center for Health Statistics and the Eliminating Health Disparities Grant program. This position directs the development, implementation and evaluation of efforts to advance health equity in Minnesota. As the lead for...
Contact: Marcie Jefferys | 651-201-3622 | marcie.jefferys@state.mn.us


December
4
2014
Job Position Icon Public Health Nurse-Preventive Health Services for Olmsted County
Under general public health nursing supervision, provides nursing consultation and referral services to individuals, families, and target groups in the community. Works primarily within the Division of Preventive Health Services and is assigned to one or more public health programs such as Long Term Service and Support assessment (MnChoices), Case...
Contact: Human Resources | 507-328-7700 | humanresources@co.olmsted.mn.us


December
2
2014
Mail Letter Icon Funding Opportunity for LPH And Community Partners for Cities Greater Than 150,000
The Bold, Upstream, Integrated, Local, Data-Driven (BUILD) Health Challenge is a national award program designed to support community collaborations that are working to give everyone a fair chance to be healthy....
Contact: Not available


Calendar Icon 12th Annual Minnesota Fatherhood & Family Services Summit
 Healthy Parenting in the 21stCentury: Unique Challenges for Fathers Early Bird Rate of $150 through 12/31/14 saves $30 per person! More info and online registration at www.mnfathers.org Conference theme: Minnesota Fathers & Families Network (MFFN) recognizes that fathers play a critical role in healthy parenting.  Fatherhood...
Start & End Date: 02/02/2015 - 02/03/2015
Contact: Jennifer Barshack | jenniferbarshack@gmail.com


Calendar Icon Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC): Comprehensive Screening Components Training (3-Day training)
This workshop includes an introduction to C&TC screening standards and components and provides a systematic review of a physical exam, range of normal findings, common problems that may be encountered, and referral criteria. In addition, a practicum of instructor demonstrations and participant return demonstrations with child models is...
Start & End Date: 04/28/2015 - 04/30/2015
Contact: Sheila Blackman | 651-201-3735 | sheila.blackman@state.mn.us


December
1
2014
Mail Letter Icon (Title V) Maternal Child and Health Assessment Inquiry Sessions
Please participate in the Minnesota Department of Health's Maternal and Child Health Assessment Inquiry Sessions. On the webpage you can find the link for completing the survey individually, or directions on how to lead a group through the questions and report back the information you gather. The responses will be used to inform the Title V...
Contact: Tessa Wetjen | 651-201-3625 | tessa.wetjen@state.mn.us


November
20
2014
Job Position Icon Registered Nurse/Public Health Nurse (Home and Community Care) for Scott County
Perform skilled nursing duties through assessment, plan development, implementation and evaluation to improve the health/safety of Scott County citizens. Work is performed in either a home and/or community-based setting....
Contact: Lori Huss | 952-496-8103 | Lhuss@co.scott.mn.us