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DISEASE INTERVENTION SPECIALIST in Indianapolis, IN at Eskenazi Health

Date Posted: 5/19/2019

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Job Description

Organization: HHC

Marion County Public Health Department is an organization that celebrates diversity, and seeks to employ a diverse workforce. We actively encourage all individuals to apply for employment and to seek advancement opportunities. Marion County Public Health Department also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities as required by law. For additional questions please contact us at: hrmail@hhcorp.org.

Position Summary:

A Disease Intervention Specialist (DIS) is an investigator that intervenes in the spread of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs). Investigations involve managing reported, suspected and potential cases STDs through record searches, case documentation, interacting with health care providers, interviewing patients, and conducting field work.

Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university in the field of Public Health or Sciences.
  • Previous completion of the following:
  • Centers for Disease Control Passport to Partner Services training, Track D and E-VCA
  • Phlebotomy training within 8 weeks of hire with appropriate immunizations and knowledge of blood-born pathogens’ precautions
  • CDC’s course for HIV Counseling and Testing

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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