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EmployerUpstate HealthCare Services
Start DateJune 1, 2012
LocationAnderson, South Carolina
Upstate HealthCare Services has an immediate opening to provide and manage health education programs that help individuals, families, and their communities maximize and maintain healthy lifestyles.
Candidates must be able to:
? Document activities and record information, such as the numbers of applications completed, presentations conducted, and persons assisted.
? Develop and present health education and promotion programs, such as training workshops, conferences, and school or community presentations.
? Develop and maintain cooperative working relationships with agencies and organizations interested in public health care.
? Prepare and distribute health education materials, including reports, bulletins, and visual aids such as films, videotapes, photographs, and posters.
? Develop operational plans and policies necessary to achieve health education objectives and services.
? Collaborate with health specialists and civic groups to determine community health needs and the availability of services and to develop goals for meeting needs.
? Maintain databases, mailing lists, telephone networks, and other information to facilitate the functioning of health education programs.
? Supervise professional and technical staff in implementing health programs, objectives, and goals.
? Design and conduct evaluations and diagnostic studies to assess the quality and performance of health education programs.
? Provide program information to the public by preparing and presenting press releases, conducting media campaigns, or maintaining program-related web sites.