Accessible Via Public Transportation?:
This site is accessible via public transportation
If Yes, What Line/Route?:
Does This Position Require a Personal Vehicle?:
Preferred, not required
Organization Dress Code::
Expected Service Schedule::
Monday-Friday,8:30am-4:30pm with 30 minutes for lunch and (2) 15 minute breaks
Organization Description and Mission::
The ACHD’s vision is a vibrant County with healthy people enjoying healthy lives. The mission of the Allegheny County Health Department is to protect, promote, and preserve the health and well-being of all Allegheny County residents, particularly the most vulnerable.
The Chronic Disease Prevention (CDP) Program at ACHD works to improve the quality of life of Allegheny County residents by enabling them to prevent, detect, delay and/or manage heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes and cancer. In addition, the Chronic Disease Prevention Program tracks trends in illnesses and death in Allegheny County residents from these major diseases using information from death certificates, hospital discharge data, and the Allegheny County behavioral risk factor surveillance survey. The CDP aims todecrease preventable chronic disease by assuring access to resources, knowledge, and opportunities for Allegheny County residents to adopt healthy behaviors.