Full-Time District Health Director – Dublin, GA
DISTRICT HEALTH DIRECTOR – DUBLIN, GA
Come join the team that’s changing the face of Public Health.
Improving the health of Georgia one community at a time.
Making a difference in the health of our communities is our passion. Entrusted with the ultimate responsibility for the health of Georgia’s communities, we are committed to providing innovative and transformational health care solutions. As one of Georgia’s premier employers, you will be joining a team of talented people who are committed to serving and are passionate about our communities reaching their health-care goals.
The District Health Director position serves the people of the south central area of Georgia and has its main headquarters in the city of Dublin.
We are seeking new talent to work as the local public health officer for ten counties in the Middle Georgia area as well as being the district public health director reporting to the Georgia Department of Public Health Commissioner. The Commissioner, a licensed medical physician, reports directly to the Governor of Georgia. You would be the chief executive of ten county boards of health, and their respective public health departments. The boards serve in a largely advisory and advocacy role. This is broad, highly stimulating, population health improvement work which ranges from policy development, to environmental regulation, to public education, to individual contagious disease treatment (and containment) and more.
Provides management and direction to ten County Health Departments
Provides administrative oversight and management for ten County Boards of Health including financial, budget, personnel, planning, etc.
Critically evaluates local health department programs.
Must possess a medical degree from an accredited school of medicine and a valid license from the Georgia Composite Medical Board
Two years of professional experience in public health, preventive medicine or private medicine.
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