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Surveillance Investigator - Epidemiology

Team1Medical
Houston, TX
  • Expired: July 20, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Description Be a part of the City of Houston’s COVID-19 Task Force by serving as a Surveillance Investigator - Epidemiology Responsibilities include: • Performs surveillance related to disease outbreak and/or bio-terrorism within the Bureau of Epidemiology • Provides reports to Epidemiologist Supervisor or Epidemiologist regarding progress of activities • Conducts surveillance related to disease outbreaks and/or bio-terrorism activities and interviews patients and/or medical facilities. • Secures medical records and information related to disease outbreaks and/or bio-terrorism activities. • Performs field investigation activities related to disease outbreaks and/or suspected bio-terrorism activity as instructed by Epidemiologists and/or Epidemiologist Supervisor, and is available twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week to respond to suspected outbreaks. • Collects and analyzes data and prepares reports on investigative activities and findings to be reviewed by Epidemiologists and/or Epidemiologist Supervisor. • Acts as liaison to medical facilities and other governmental agencies involved in surveillance activities and projects. • Establishes rapport with staff at these agencies. Identifies concerns and reports them to the Staff Epidemiologists and/or Epidemiologist Supervisor. • Assists Epidemiologists in developing preventive measures and intervention in controlling disease outbreaks and/or bio-terrorism activities. • Performs other duties as assigned by Epidemiologists and/or Epidemiologist Supervisor. Must be willing to work hours outside the traditional work schedule to include overtime. Must be willing to work weekends.

Must be willing work after hours. Remote work is not offered for this position.

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Houston, TX
77246 USA

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