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At a purpose-driven organization, your career becomes more than work. You become a catalyst for change. With our accomplished workforce, we cultivate talents and direct passion toward a healthier world. Join us for the chance to do meaningful work in an environment that fosters individual potential to meet our mission of leading and partnering with communities to ensure that everyone has fair and just opportunities to be healthy and well.

Careers at LPHI

We appreciate your interest in a career with us. Don’t see a fit? We encourage you to check back often for new opportunities.

 

  • Health Education and Communications Specialist, Office of Public Health

    In day-to-day practice, the positions are responsible for implementing and executing the Bureau’s communication projects related to promoting access to health-related services housed within the Bureau and promoting practice, policy, and system change to advance health. As such, these positions collaborate with subject matter experts to create communication plans and implement communication strategies for BFH ...
  • Prevention Coordinator

    The Prevention Coordinator works as an integral member of the Data to Action Team (DAT) and the SPACE team within the Bureau of Family Health (BFH). The role is charged with promoting and advancing the work of the DAT through health education communications and social marketing; data translation, visualization and dissemination; policy and process development ...
  • Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Phone Interviewer (Part-Time)

    The PRAMS Phone Interviewer works in the Office of Public Health (OPH), Bureau of Family Health (BFH) and is involved in many of the day-to-day PRAMS operational activities.  This position is responsible for completion of telephone surveillance operations duties for the Louisiana PRAMS project and will enable protocol-compliant telephone data collection as outlined in the ...
  • Administrative Coordinator, Office of Public Health

    The Administrative Coordinator will work half time with LDH’s Section of Environmental Epidemiology and Toxicology (SEET) and half time with the Director of the Bureau of Infectious Diseases (BID). SEET, which is part of BID within the Office of Public Health, Center of Community and Preventive Health, investigates the health effects of chemical exposures in ...
  • Data Analyst, Office of Public Health

    The Data Analyst will collaborate with other Bureaus and Programs across OPH to design, monitor, and continually improve processes that support BRCO priorities and field services offered throughout the regions and in the Parish Health Unit (PHU) network statewide. This is a Full time position with telework options with the potential for occasional in-person meetings ...
  • Human Resources Director

    The Human Resources Director will play an essential role in shaping the organizational culture and driving LPHI’s efforts to continuously improve many facets of our organization with an eye toward our most important asset, our human resources. The HR Director will be responsible for managing all human resources activities within the organization while remaining in ...
  • Public Health Epidemiologist (CSHS/ECCS), Bureau of Family Health, Office of Public Health

    This Epidemiologist position serves Louisiana Department of Health’s Office of Public Health within the Bureau of Family Health (BFH) in their work protecting and promoting health of all Louisianans. This position will support programs across the Bureau that are funded, either fully or in part, by the Title V Maternal and Child Health Block Grant ...
  • Coordinator, Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL)

    The MEL Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the efficient and effective execution of project deliverables for a variety of assigned projects, in a culturally responsible and responsive manner.
  • Public Health Epidemiologist (Morbidity and Mortality), Bureau of Family Health, Office of Public Health

    This position serves Louisiana’s Office of Public Health within the Bureau of Family Health (BFH). This position performs data collection, analysis, and evaluation work involving the planning, gathering, analysis and reporting of statistical data associated with Maternal and Child Health (MCH) and violence and injury surveillance outcomes, and grants administration associated with the Bureau of ...
  • Surveillance Data Systems Manager, Bureau of Family Health, Office of Public Health

    This position serves Louisiana’s Office of Public Health within the Bureau of Family Health (BFH). This position will be responsible for the management of the Bureau of Family Health main Maternal Child Health (MCH) related data systems including birth, death and fetal death surveillance and Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS). Major responsibilities include managing ...
  • Senior Public Health Epidemiologist, Bureau of Family Health, Office of Public Health

    This position serves Louisiana’s Office of Public Health within the Bureau of Family Health (BFH). Join the team to make a difference, protecting and promoting health of all Louisianans. This position performs data collection, analysis, and evaluation work involving the planning, gathering, analysis and reporting of statistical data associated with Maternal and Child Health (MCH) ...
  • Infection Preventionist and Control Specialist, Office of Public Health

    The Office of Public Health is seeking a qualified candidate to join the Infectious Disease Epidemiology (IDEpi) Section to meet emerging workforce needs in order to contribute to the delivery of essential public health services as they relate to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Unpaid Practicum/Field Experience Opportunity

    This is a non-paid, practicum position that will provide a student with the opportunity to collaborate with public health professionals while fulfilling course and/or degree requirements.

LPHI is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Equity and inclusion are valued. We appreciate the strengths offered through varied backgrounds, and we are committed to better understanding and learning from the institutional structures that create disparities among us and our work.