Safe Rider Program

Who is this program for?

This program is for low-income families who travel on Texas highways.

What are the requirements for families?

Self-certification of financial need.
Have a vehicle and a working safety belt
(lap and shoulder belt required for booster seats).
Attend a one-hour class in order to learn how to use the
safety seat correctly.
One seat per family.
Unlimited education assistance, …

JNCPHD Director Job Opening.

JNCPHD is currently in search of a new Administrative Director. It is a salaried position with salary dependant on experience.
Education and Experience
Master of Public Health Degree OR Associate/Bachelor (Medical Field, Public Administration or Business) with 10 Years Public Health Experience OR Relevant Experience
Must demonstrate the necessary experience necessary for the cited skills
Must possess …

MMWR Launches New Web Trends, Report Metrics, Opioid Page, Free CME, Social Media, & More

CDC’s MMWR announces its newly launched, redesigned website featuring easy access to multiple public health resources.
1.Opioid Reports is a 17-year online compilation of MMWR reports that provides information on a variety of opioid-related topics, such as trends, prevalence, incidence, and prescribing practices.
2.FREE continuing education activities from MMWR and Medscape, updated monthly with new activities, focus …

Training on Human Trafficking

WHO: Texas Department of State Health Services
WHAT: Training on Human Trafficking
WHEN: Thursday, November 2, 2017 @ 1:00 p.m.
WHERE: Jasper Newton County Public Health District
Conference Room