Aerotek $31/hr. Health Specialist in Kansas City, Missouri
The Health Specialist role is to provide advanced and accurate clinical inquiry responses to health related, disease control and prevention issues, including questions related to bioterrorism, first responders and national emergency situations from medical and other health care professionals, educators, and government agencies.
Provide advanced clinical inquiry responses (verbal and written) to health related inquiries from consumers, educators and medical/health professionals including State and local health departments and other government offices
Provide subject matter expertise on CDC topics covered by CDC–INFO which includes HIV/AIDS, Immunizations, Environmental Health, NIOSH; Tuberculosis and Statistics, to name a few
Respond to inquiries resulting from current events, such as food outbreaks, natural disasters and other events
Perform advanced database searches
Perform assigned work in accordance with quality assurance measures
Respond to medical personnel and clinicians in both verbal and written formats
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in a health discipline or a clinical license
The following licenses are preferred but not required: LPN, R.N., P.A. or M.D.
Experience in medical, scientific and public health discipline
Clinical knowledge of and experienced in CDC related topics
Proficient internet search skills
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and ability to learn and utilize software applications
Excellent listening, comprehension, communications (verbal and written), problem solving and customer service skills
Ability to work independently and communicate effectively
Must have demonstrated excellent interpersonal and leadership skills and the ability to organize simultaneous tasks
We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.