Soliant Health is recruiting COVID-19 Case Investigators to work in several locations in Virginia. We are looking for a professional with a background in public health or epidemiology with excellent organizational and leadership skills.
Exciting opportunity to be on the front-lines of not only curbing COVID-19s spread, but also helping gather data to get a better understanding of the disease and its spread.
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Responsible for receiving reports of persons suspected or confirmed as having COVID-19, locating them, and interviewing them in order to gather information necessary for public health case investigation and contact tracing.
Interviews will involve gathering information about symptoms, exposures, and identifying others with whom the case has been in contact while potentially infectious.
Ascertain whether the case is part of a group at high risk of transmission or severe disease and provide information about the illness and methods of disease prevention and control, including the importance of staying isolated from others.
Monitor and document the person’s compliance with isolation protocols. =
Coordinate with Epidemiologists who are investigating outbreaks and disease occurrence in congregate settings and with Contact Tracers who will be responsible for contacting and ensuring the quarantine of contacts of the case.
Schedule: M - F day-shifts
Compensation : Competitive
Type of Employment : Long Term Contract
Master's of Public Health or related field preferred.
Understanding of medical terminology and principles of exposure, infection, infectious period, potentially infectious interactions, symptoms of disease, pre-symptomatic and asymptomatic infection.
Basic skills of crisis counseling, and the ability to confidentially refer persons for further care if needed.
To Apply: Please send your resume to Andre at Andre.Wojcik@soliant.com and call Andre at 281-668-0652 for more details.