Massachusetts Public Health Association

Job Posting for The Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Mobile Integrated Health – Data Analyst

Title: Mobile Integrated Health – Data Analyst

Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Brief Summary of Position:

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) and Bureau of Health Care Safety and Quality is seeking a dynamic individual dedicated to public health and quality of life to conduct data analysis for the Department’s Mobile Integrated Health (MIH) Program. The MIH Data Analyst plays a pivotal role in both the program’s quality and transparency, and the market’s service delivery and health outcomes, through data management, analysis and evaluation, and quality improvement functions. Read More

Job Posting for The Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Mobile Integrated Health – Compliance Surveyor

Title: Mobile Integrated Health – Compliance Surveyor 

Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Brief Summary of Position:

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) and Bureau of Health Care Safety and Quality is seeking a dynamic individual dedicated to public health and quality of life to serve as the Compliance Officer for the Department’s Mobile Integrated Health (MIH) Program. The MIH Compliance Officer oversees and ensures that approved MIH programs are compliant with statutes, regulations, and guidelines. S/he coordinates and manages compliance cases as they relate to approved MIH programs. Read More

Job Posting for The Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Investigator & Probation Compliance Officer

Title: Investigator & Probation Compliance Officer

Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Brief Summary of Position:

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s (DPH) Bureau of Health Professions Licensure is comprised of the ten Boards of Registration and Certification, and the Drug Control Program and Prescription Monitoring Program. The Investigator & Probation Compliance Officer supports both Multi-Boards and the Probation department in carrying out the Board’s statutory mandates by implementing and enforcing board laws and regulations, as well as board directives, orders, and policies and procedures. Read More

Job Posting for The Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Assistant Director for Policy & Research

Title: Assistant Director for Policy & Research

Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Brief Summary of Position:

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s (DPH) Bureau of Health Professions Licensure is comprised of the ten Boards of Registration and Certification, and the Drug Control Program and Prescription Monitoring Program. The Board of Registration in Nursing is seeking a detail-oriented individual to serve as the Public Health Nursing Advisor II. The selected candidate will provide consultation to the Board of Registration in Nursing and others on current and emerging trends in nursing practice, education, regulation, and medical error prevention. Read More

Job Posting for The Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Resource Nurse

Title: Resource Nurse

Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Brief Summary of Position:

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Health Care Safety and Quality is seeking qualified registered nurses who are dedicated to public health and have a broad range of experiences working in a variety healthcare settings, particularly acute care facilities. This position plays a vital role in ensuring the safety and quality improvement of facilities. Read More

Job Posting for The Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Mobile Integrated Health Program Manager

Title: Mobile Integrated Health Program Manager

Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Brief Summary of Position:

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) and Bureau of Health Care Safety and Quality is seeking a dynamic individual dedicated to public health and quality of life to manage the Department’s Mobile Integrated Health (MIH) Program. MIH is a sophisticated and integrated health care delivery model intended to link existing health care providers with mobile health infrastructure to improve the health of a specified population within a community. Read More

Job Posting for The Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Associate Director, State Public Health Laboratory Institute

Title: Associate Director, State Public Health Laboratory Institute

Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Brief Summary of Position:

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) is seeking an innovative and dynamic leader who will serve as the Associate Director of the Massachusetts State Public Health Laboratory (MASPHL). He/she will be responsible for providing day to day oversight and supervision to the Directors of the three (3) laboratory departments: Analytical Chemistry, Molecular Diagnostics and Virology, and Microbiology. Under the general direction and guidance of the MASPHL Director, our applicant will assist in strategic planning, establishing goals, and formulating laboratory policies, procedures, and objectives in support of various health/environmental programs in the prevention of communicable disease and other public health related illnesses.   Read More

Job Posting for The Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Director for Molecular Diagnostics and Virology Laboratory

Title: Director for Molecular Diagnostics and Virology Laboratory

Organization: Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Brief Summary of Position:

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) and the Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Sciences (BIDLS) seeks an experienced, highly motivated, and technically proficient public health laboratory scientist with specialized expertise in Molecular Diagnostics and Virology. He/she will lead this core Division of the Massachusetts State Public Health Laboratory (MSPHL) while providing oversight of laboratory diagnostics and applied public health research activities including Virus Isolation and Virus Serology, Rabies, Molecular Diagnostics, Arbovirus Surveillance, Next Generation Sequencing, and Biowatch. Read More

Action Alert! Help Protect Mass in Motion

On April 10, 2017, the Massachusetts House Ways and Means Committee released their proposal for the FY18 state budget without funding to maintain Mass in Motion in line item 4513-1111.  Representative Cariddi will file an amendment to the budget which would continue level-funding for the Mass in Motion program.

We are in a critical window to build support for the MiM budget amendment in the House, and YOU can help get it adopted.

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Action Alert! Advocate for Healthy Food Access in the State Budget

Take Action Now!to support the Mass Food Trust Program and SNAP Access! (5)

On April 10, 2017, the Massachusetts House Ways and Means Committee released their proposal for the FY18 state budget without funding for two important issues that address healthy food access and affordability: the Massachusetts Food Trust and the SNAP Gap. As planned, Representative Donahue and Representative Livingstone have each filed amendments to the budget which would dedicate $100,000 for the operating costs of the Massachusetts Food Trust, and would direct the Executive Office of Health and Human Services to allow MassHealth applicants and recipients to file a SNAP application at the same time they apply or get a renewal of their MassHealth benefits.

We are now in a critical window to build support for the Massachusetts Food Trust and SNAP Gap budget amendments in the House, and we need YOUR help get them adopted. Read More