Field Health Officer: A description for the field health officer job

Jobs In Medicine And Health » Jobs In Administrative Specializations » Inspectors And Investigators Managerial And Public Service » Field Health Officer

Field Health Officer: Investigator, communicable disease Investigates reported cases of communicable diseases and advises exposed persons to obtain medical treatment and to prevent further spread of disease: Locates and interviews exposed person, using information obtained from records of state or local public health departments and from individual already under treatment for communicable disease. Advises person to obtain treatment from private physician or public health clinic. May also take blood sample to assist in identifying presence of disease in suspected victim. Questions exposed person to obtain information concerning other persons who may also have received exposure. Conducts follow-up interviews with patients and suspected carriers. Writes report of activities and findings. Visits physicians, laboratories, and community health facilities to stimulate reporting of cases and to provide information about government-sponsored health programs concerning immunization efforts, VD control, mosquito abatement, and rodent control.

Job industry: government industry

Other job descriptions:
Field Health Officer
Immigration Inspector
Boiler Inspector
Building Inspector
Electrical Inspector
Elevators Inspector
Health Care Facilities Inspector
Heating And Refrigeration Inspector
Plumbing Inspector
Customer Service Manager
Jobal Safety And Health Inspector
Quality Control Coordinator
Regulatory Administrator
Drivers License Reviewing Officer
Safety Inspector
Transportation Inspector
Safety Manager 1
Regulated Program Manager
Radiation Protection Specialist
Air Carrier Inspector
Safety Inspector 1
Gas Inspector
Building Inspector 1
Claim Examiner
Customs Import Specialist
Customs Inspector
Dealer Compliance Representative
Dining Service Inspector
Drivers License Examiner
Eligibility And Occupancy Interviewer
Food And Drug Inspector
Furniture And Bedding Inspector
Government Property Inspector
Industrial Waste Inspector
Motor Vehicles Inspector
Investigator
License Inspector
Logging Operations Inspector
Mine Inspector
Mortician Investigator
Agricultural Chemicals Inspector
Hazardous Waste Management Specialist
Water Pollution Control Inspector
Marine Cargo Surveyor
Pesticide Control Inspector
Plan Checker
Agricultural Chemicals Registration Specialist
Sanitation Inspector
Equal Opportunity Officer
Agricultural Commodities Inspector
Quality Assurance Inspector
Railroad Inspector
Attendance Officer
Travel Accommodations Rater
Code Inspector
Personnel Quality Assurance Auditor
Customs Opener Verifier Packer
Arbitrator
State Board Of Nursing Executive Secretary
Grant Coordinator
Civil Preparedness Training Officer
Administrative Assistant
Civil Preparedness Training Officer 1
Administrative Assistant 1
Administrative Secretary
Contact Representative
Fire Assistant
Liaison Inspection Laboratory Assistant
Data Processing Manager
Office Manager
Order Department Supervisor
Park Ranger
Public Health Registrar
Group Insurance Special Agent
Production Engineering Tooling Coordinator
Skill Training Program Coordinator
Legislative Assistant
Educational Programming Director
Preventive Maintenance Coordinator
Utilization Coordinator
Computer Operations Manager
Credit And Collection Manager
Gamekeeper
Conciliator
Caseworker
Claims Adjudicator

Leave a Reply