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Contact Tracer Supervisor- State of VA

Richmond, Virginia Posted 2 days ago

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Category COVID-19
Job Type Permanent

Soliant is seeking a Contact Tracer Supervisor in Virginia.

Job Overview:

Supervisor is a public health professional responsible for coordinating case investigation and contact tracing activities within a region. Serves as supervisor for a team of case investigators and contact tracers, providing training, oversight, and mentorship. Advises on the technical aspects of the work processes, troubleshooting challenges and identifying solutions. Tracks progress of the unit, assessing data on productivity and timeliness of interviews and application of and compliance with interventions for cases and contacts. Conducts quality assurance of interview methods, application of confidentiality laws, and data collection. Communicates with sites affected by exposure to a person with COVID-19, advising them on steps they need to take to prevent infection. Coordinates with district, regional, and central office staff engaged in the pandemic response, reporting data on progress and activities as requested and conferring with investigators and leadership about challenging disease control situations Employee follows established policies and procedures for all case investigation functions and activities, but independent judgement and actions based on a solid foundation of knowledge and experience will also need to be applied.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's of Public Health or related field preferred.
  • Considerable experience in epidemiology, public health, or a related area
  • Experience working with public health data systems
  • Knowledge of COVID-19 and the management of the public health response to emerging infections preferred.
  • Understanding of the medical terms and principles of exposure, infection, infectious period, potentially infectious interactions, symptoms of disease, pre-symptomatic and asymptomatic infection
  • For more details:

    Thomas Tatham

    thomas.tatham@soliant.com

    561-712-5572

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    • Competitive Salary
    • Weekly Paycheck
    • Matching 401(k) Plan
    • Extensive Medical Coverage
    • Licensing Assistance
    • Custom Housing
    • Travel Assistance
    • Professional Development Reimbursement