Overview:

Category

Health Services

Job Type

Full-Time

Salary

$25.07 - $ USD per Hour

Location

515 Keller Ave, Waukegan, IL 60085, Illinois

Job Number

12835

Community Health Specialist II -TB -12835

Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you!
 
Summary
Under direct supervision, assists in preparing for and offering direct individual and community services, client advocacy, and providing both general and specific health interventions in the community, clinic and home settings.   This position is primarily responsible for performing TB disease and infection case investigations and surveillance. Work involves the ability to adhere to the Rules and Regulations for the Control of TB issued by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), Center for Disease Control (CDC) and guidance provided by the TB clinic Medical Director and TB Program Coordinator. This position demands independent judgment and discretion in making position-related decisions. This position performs administrative functions and other database related duties pertaining to the TB Program as assigned.