The Sarpy/Cass Health Department is currently seeking a licensed physician to fulfill the dual role of Medical Consultant/Sarpy County representative on the Sarpy/Cass Board of Health.
Medical Consultant responsibilities would include: 1) providing medical consultation to the Department’s public health staff on matters related to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of public health significance; 2) coordinating medical services, as needed, with the Health Director, and/or Assistant Health Director of the Department; 3) advising the Board of Health, as needed, on medical policies; 4) maintaining collaborative relationships with the local medical community to assist in the advancement of the mission of the Department.
Functions of the Board of Health include: 1) providing policy guidance on the development of appropriate public health programs; 2) working to educate the citizens of both counties regarding public health issues; 3) providing Board oversight on the Department’s budget and the Health Director’s performance; 4) and ensuring that priority public health needs are being addressed by the staff of the Department.
A letter of interest and background qualifications should be submitted no later than September 20, 2018 to
Erin Ponec, Office Manager
Sarpy/Cass Health Department
701 Olson Drive, Ste. 101
Papillion, NE 68046