Part Time Physician
The Physician PT, under limited supervision, develops and maintains standards of quality health care with an emphasis on health promotion and disease prevention, and develops and implements public health programs to meet the needs of the community for the Public Health Division of the Union County Health Department.
Division programs include Communicable Disease, Tuberculosis, Sexually Transmitted Disease, Immunizations, Emergency Preparedness, Child Health, Union County Child Advocacy Center, Family Planning, Colposcopy, Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program, Inmate Health, Maternal Health, Employee Health and Exposure Control Plan.
Public Health is responsible for preparedness activities in the event of a natural disaster, disease outbreak, and other threats to the health of the public. Employees in this classification participate in preparedness response activities which may include mass vaccination clinics, sheltering, dispensing medications from the Strategic National Stockpile, and/or other needed response activities as directed.