Coordinator Special Programs III
This position will provide Quality Management and Quality Improvement coordination for the HIV programs under the Maryland Department of Health (MDH)'s Prevention and Health Promotion Administration (PHPA). This position will also coordinate with PHPA, local program staff and consumers in the Southern Maryland counties (Charles, Calvert and St. Mary's) to facilitate and assist with the identification of priority gaps, as well as to organize the Quality Improvement (QI) response to the identified performance gaps.
Additionally, this position will be responsible for optimizing IT usage for maximal and quality services to Charles County, as well as for supporting the EH Program Director in the enforcement of COMAR regulations. Furthermore, this position will respond to environmental health emergencies; supervise Environmental Health Specialist Program Supervisors; implement and evaluate programs; and, participate in the development of public awareness to the EH program. Finally, this position will be responsible for the coordination of environmental health interventions with other agencies, such as law enforcement, social work and county planning, along with the coordination of the Emergency Response team, in response to outbreaks.
This position will assume the responsibilities of the EH program's Environmental Health Director, in his/her absence.