Under limited direction of the Health Officer, provides expert medical support to Health Division, and service administrators in the development and implementation of comprehensive public health programs to meet specific community health problems. Maintains an awareness of current medical and technical procedures and public health concerns and analyzes the division's need for medically related technical and consultative services. Communicates with the public, health care organizations and health care professionals to provide information and promote and develop health care programs. Prepares technical reports and initiates health related research projects. Utilizes current Countywide and/or department specific software to complete assignments
At the time of application, applicants must: 1. Be licensed to practice medicine in the State of Michigan. 2. a. Board Certified in Preventative Medicine with a concertation in Public Health; OR b. Board Certified in a related specialty and Board Eligible for Preventative Medicine; OR c. Board Certified in a related specialty and have had at least five (5) years of work experience in the practice of medicine, at least two (2) years of which were in a public health program or agency; OR d. Board Eligible in a related specialty with a residency in preventative medicine and public health. NOTE: Employees qualifying as Board Eligible at time of application must obtain Board Certification by the end of the six-month probationary period, at the employee's expense. 3. Possess a valid pharmacy license for the State of Michigan. 4. Pass the total examination, including the employment medical, established for this classification. 5. Successfully complete the six-month probationary period.
NOTE: Applicants who are eligible to be licensed by the State of Michigan and who meet the other requirements listed above may take this examination but will not be eligible for appointment until they have been licensed to practice medicine in the State of Michigan and possess a current pharmacy license.
Additional Salary Information: Salary Under Review
Internal Number: 2018-94
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