Current Openings

Current Openings

Data Analyst

Conduct analysis of population level data, including trend monitoring of health, environmental, and demographic data. Evaluate and assess system level data and analytics needs. Research and recommend applicable best practices for data collection, analyzing trends, issues, and barriers. Prepare and edit reports for internal or external publication in reference to the Department’s data, programs, activities, and guidelines.

Navigator 

The Navigator will connect individuals to programs in the community that promote, maintain, and improve individual and community health as outlined by Accountable Health Community. The Navigator will provide information on available resources and advocate for individuals and community health needs.  The Navigator will work closely with Birth through Eight Strategy for Tulsa (BEST) Family Advocates in navigating and identifying appropriate early childhood and parent engagement programs and services for families and children birth through age eight.

Coordinator, Community Engagement & Prevention

Primarily responsible for supporting the North Tulsa Community Coalition to reach identified goals. This will involve active engagement with staff and internal Tulsa Health Department programs as well as external community partners to address social determinants of health in an effort to improve health status of individuals and families within north Tulsa. The position will assist with review of community needs assessments and development of actionable objectives; and serve as an advocate for the promotion of preventive behaviors and increased utilization of prevention services at the North Regional Health and Wellness Center.

Outreach Worker

Provides health-based outreach to maternal and child health population to reduce infant mortality risk factors and address barriers to prenatal, pediatric and inter-conception care, including lack of insurance/Medicaid coverage. Outreach position works internally at THD sites, at area agencies and in neighborhoods at risk for poor health outcomes. Provides basic needs screening, and may conduct home visits to follow up on missed appointments.

 Adolescent Health Specialist

The Adolescent Health Specialist is primarily responsible for implementing and providing educational information, programs and instruction to the general public, schools, media, religious organizations, social services agencies, and healthcare providers on topics relating to expectant and parenting young adults for the Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP) of the Tulsa Health Department. Funding for this program comes from the Office of Adolescent Health Pregnancy Assistance Fund, with the aim of improving the health, educational, social, and economic outcomes of expectant and parenting teens, women, fathers, and their families. The ideal employee should be detail oriented, have exceptional planning and scheduling and leadership skills, be highly effective in verbal and written communication and exemplify the THD Way.

Program Manager-Environmental Public Health

Reporting to the Executive Director, Food Protection Program Manager leads initiatives to ensure a consistent, positive experience for every customer/operator who intersects with the Food Protection Program. The ideal candidate is self-assured and assertive, as they must be able to mobilize and lead change while overcoming political challenges, breaking down organizational norms and cultivating cooperative relationships across the county. We’re looking for someone who embodies the THD Way and is able to build and maintain organizational enthusiasm, overcoming inertia and barriers to change, while continually focusing on the big picture. A candidate must be skillful in managing complex situations and people, and is capable of influencing peers and employees so THD can become the healthiest county in the country.

Health Education Specialist

 Primarily responsible for developing and providing educational information, programs and instruction on preventive healthcare and health promotion to schools regarding nutrition, exercise and other health related topics.

Clinical Services Manager - Immunizations and TB

Primarily responsible for providing management, supervision, and consultation to public health nurses in the clinical setting. Evaluating and directing their tasks and responsibilities.  Assisting in the development of staff professional skills, and developing collaborative relationships with other health and human service providers.  Ensure the sustainability of the THD clinical services as it relates to THD’s Prevention Strategy, Financial Sustainability and Program Efficiency.

Public Health Nurse Children First

Primarily responsible for providing professional nursing services through home visitation to low-income, low-resource, first-time mothers and during the first two years of the child’s life.  Focusing on low-income women who have had no previous live births, the nurses follow well-developed program protocols designed to improve women’s health-related behaviors, parent’s care of their children, and parent’s own personal development.

Bilingual Breastfeeding Peer Counselor

A WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor is a paraprofessional support person who gives basic breastfeeding information and encouragement to WIC pregnant and breastfeeding mothers.

 

 

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