Chief, TB Control & Refugee Health (Public Health Medical Officer)
County of San Diego - Public Health
Location: San Diego , California
Type: Full Time
Salary: $190,000 to $200,000 per year
Hospital, Public and Private
Community Health Center/Community Clinic
Health Care System
Independent Medical / Diagnostic Laboratory
Internal Number: 21412809UTB
Are you looking to make a difference as a physician working in the Public Health Services Sector?
The County of San Diego is seeking a dynamic, independent, and innovative leader with a passion for building healthy communities. This is a unique opportunity for a California-licensed physician to help lead the important work of Public Health Services.
The Chief, TB Control & Refugee Health will be responsible for the medical and operational oversight of the Public Health Services Tuberculosis (TB) Control & Refugee Health Branch. Under direction of the Deputy Public Health Officer, this unclassified management position will guide and approve policies and procedures, develop strategy, and oversee quality assurance and quality improvement efforts for the TB Control and Refugee Health program.
1. A valid license to practice medicine in the State of California and a valid DEA certification prior to appointment;
2. Five (5) years' experience as a licensed physician, including two (2) years of management experience in a related medical discipline that includes one (1) year experience in an administrative or supervisory position.
The Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) is an integrated agency with a robust service network that contributes to a region that is Building Better Health, Living Safely and Thriving. Its many programs are designed to help all 3.3 million San Diego County residents live well. Health and social services are developed by six service departments to provide vital resources and care, and are generally deployed through six regions.