The Medicus Firm is proud to represent the search for a Public Health Officer located in Northern California. Work with a talented team in Health and Human Services and a Board of Supervisors while focusing on impactful initiatives for this incredible community.
About This Northern County Government: Our county has a proud tradition of being a stable local government bolstered by five members of the Board of Supervisors who are elected for four-year terms on an alternating basis. Each Supervisor represents an election district. Members of the Board of Supervisors serve as the legislative and executive body for the County and provide policy direction for all branches of County government. The County Administrator serves as the chief administrative officer of the County organization and is responsible to manage the organization and carry out the policies set by the Board of Supervisors.
Position Details: The Public Health Officer provides overall medical direction and guidance for Public Health, a division of the Health and Humans Services Department. Responsibilities will include assisting in planning, directing, reviewing and evaluating public health programs and obtaining a national public health accreditation status; provide program planning, oversight, technical assistance, review, and evaluation to improve the health status of the local community. This northern community is situated in a prime location and provides easy access to San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, and Napa Valley; low cost of living compared to other California cities.
The Health Officer enforces County and State laws and ordinances and acts as a spokesperson on public health issues for County in coordination with the California Department of Public Health. The Health Officer serves as an advocate for public health with the media, social service agencies and other community organizations in County and is responsible for promoting and stimulating interest in public health.
The future Health Officer will be partnered with a Ph.D. health administrator, allowing the PHO to focus on public initiatives. This position is appointed by the Board of Supervisors.
Requirements: • M.D. or D.O. degree, MPH preferred • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid California Medical License • Experience in health-care administration or management of a medical, public or mental health care program or research project (New MPH graduates welcome) • Seeking candidates with a passion for improving the welfare of an entire community with a dedication to Public Service, strong communication skills, with a creative problem-solving approach and excellent interpersonal skills
For detailed information, please contact: (When sending an email, please include both contacts and attach your most recent CV.) • Steve Marsh, President of our Physician Leadership Division, 214-382-9925, firstname.lastname@example.org • Holly Lewis, Sr. Leadership Research Consultant of our Physician Leadership Division, 214-272-2490, email@example.com
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits: Benefits package to include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, EAP, and Deferred Comp and CalPERS Pension Plan.
Incentives: Vacation, Sick Pay, 12 Holiday Pay PLUS 2 Floating Holidays, Annual Management Leave for managers, CME, Stipend/Reimbursement, Vehicle Allowance, Cell Phone, Relocation/Sign on Bonus/Retention
Internal Number: EXEC 7519
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