Disease Intervention Specialist Resume Samples

A Disease Intervention Specialist provides client services including supporting the families in a wide variety of fields. A professional Disease Intervention Specialist Resume describes the following duties and responsibilities – coordinating with private and public health care facilities, collaborating with physicians and clinicians; managing investigations for locating and notifying patients; carrying out informational presentations; imparting treatment consultation to clinics; extending training and information on assigned programs; and carrying out informational presentations.

Employers typically seek the following skills and abilities from job applicants – huge knowledge of public health, STD, and HIV; deep knowledge of varied communicable diseases; familiarity with state and federal laws; outstanding abilities to manage with varied people; superior problem-solving skills; and strong communication skills. Most of the successful resumes denote a degree in human services.

Disease Intervention Specialist Resume example

Disease Intervention Specialist Resume

Headline : Results-oriented, good team player with strong problem solving and time management skills seeking a position in an organization with a diverse population. Proficient in evaluating individuals and developing effective solutions for challenging behaviors.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing Skills, Organizational Skills, Communications, Medical Records, Transcription, Medical Terminology, Medical Billing.

Description :

    1. Performed a variety of medical-technical/paraprofessional and administrative support duties in support of Epidemiology.
    2. Displayed a high degree of personal responsibility and initiative for independent action especially in personal contact with patients.
    3. Ensured that patients with sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) receive testing for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) at initial infection and at regular intervals.
    4. Performed follow-up tracking/monitoring of patients to ensure that testing is performed.
    5. Scheduled training and serves as Lead Training Instructor for classes in STD/HIV education.
    6. Trained Instructor for classes averaging 100 soldiers.
    7. Instructed individuals and groups to prevent disease transmission, basic nature, and control of diseases.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate's in Health Information Technology


Disease Intervention Specialist Resume

Summary : Seeks to acquire a position as Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner in the healthcare industry that gives the opportunity of providing excellent patient care, education, and prevention. Looking for a stable institution that puts patients first and where one can use the extensive background and experience.

Skills : Autocad, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Provided counseling, education, and assistance to targeted populations; performance of vein puncture to intervene in the spread of communicable diseases.
    2. Maintained confidentiality of all records data and information.
    3. Conducted field investigations to locate and contact infected or potentially infected clients.
    4. Prepared, submitted, and maintained records for state agencies.
    5. Conducted HIV pre and post-testing counseling and make referrals to health care providers as needed.
    6. Assisted with interdepartmental disease control efforts under the direction of lead health care professional.
    7. Performed phlebotomy for blood testing and administer TB test on an as-needed basis.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Nursing


Disease Intervention Specialist Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Disease Intervention Specialist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Outlook, Forklift Operator, Type 60 Wpm, Microsoft Spreadsheet, Microsoft Word.

Description :

    1. Educated clients about health risks and promote behavioral changes to reduce risk.
    2. Maintained detailed records regarding interactions with patients.
    3. Answered those questions within the range of knowledge and refers other questions to the supervisor.
    4. Performed venipuncture and other diagnostic tests in order to determine the presence of infectious dis- ease.
    5. Collected, analyzed, and determined findings gathered during field investigations.
    6. Organized statistical data reports for local, state, and federal agencies.
    7. Consulted with physicians, nurses, and other health professionals for the preparation of sexually-transmitted disease and HIV prevention and control materials for presentations and lectures at schools and other community organizations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Psychology

Disease Intervention Specialist Resume

Summary : Preparing case reports and program narratives, which provided policy and procedural evaluation Identified trends to determine which communities and social groups were most at risk for STDs and in need of preventative programs.

Skills : Data Management, Community Outreach.

Description :

    1. Developed and maintained cooperative working relationships with agencies and organizations interested in public health care.
    2. Counseled high-risk youth and families.
    3. Promoted and organized community health fairs.
    4. Prepared presentations to health providers, agencies, and organizations on infectious diseases.
    5. Arranged and distributed health education materials, such as reports, bulletins, and visual aids, to address STDs, HIV, and other public health concerns.
    6. Counseled individuals to help them understand STDs and HIV infections.
    7. Provided current updates and presentations to laboratories, physicians, and staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Psychology

Disease Intervention Specialist Resume

Objective : Recognizing as a detailed-oriented, highly organized, and self-motivated team player, offering progressive experience in salesperson position. Capable of completing a variety of projects with accuracy, and efficiency in a fast-paced environment.

Skills : Communication Skills, Developing Skills.

Description :

    1. Interviewed patients and exposed persons to obtain personal and medical history information for positive identification of source for treatment program assignment and discussed treatment program recommendations with supervisors.
    2. Counseled patients and exposed persons, concerning available treatments and risk of delayed treatments, completed appropriate forms, and scheduled patients for clinic appointments.
    3. Provided assistance in the sexually-transmitted disease clinic, including drawing blood, preparing specimen slides and cultures, and analyzing test results.
    4. Maintained documentation of confidential counseling, files, and records of each case investigated, including prognosis and treatment.
    5. Compiled and submitted a monthly report of case activities to the supervisor for caseload monitoring.
    6. Visited homes, hospitals, and other public and private institutions to locate exposed persons, in order to obtain medical information and records.
    7. Conducted follow-up interviews with patients to ensure the continuance of treatment and completed and submitted patients' charts for physician's signature.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Psychology

Disease Intervention Specialist Resume

Headline : Goal-oriented management professional with excellent organizational and interpersonal skills seeks opportunities to contribute expertise while working for a reputable organization.

Skills : Customer Service, Patient Assessment, Phlebotomy, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Analyzed clients' lifestyle, behavior, the cause, and effect of STDs, policies, and procedures to determine how to contact, communicate with, educate and treat clients, families, and communities.
    2. Communicated orally and in writing the clients' medical test results, risk factors, and Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC's) policies and procedures on the treatment and prevention.
    3. Reviewed, organized, and conveyed individual(s) medical lab results of positive STD test with the patients and their physician.
    4. Discussed and communicated diagnostic criteria and treatment regimens with the physicians.
    5. Interviewed infected patients Located and motivated persons exposed to an STD to seek medical evaluation and treatment.
    6. Interviewed positive HIV patients to determine which insurance and entitlement programs they were eligible for Consulted with physicians, hospitals, and laboratories to facilitate required reporting of STDs Provided recommendations orally and written, to and collaborated with local health department officials regarding the control of STDs outbreaks based on results of field epidemiology and CDC's guidelines.
    7. Performed on-site quality control for public and private health care providers screening for STDs, including media storage, specimen collection, media inoculation, incubation, and shipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MA in Public Administration

Disease Intervention Specialist Resume

Objective : A highly motivated and positive individual with educational and work experiences and dedication. Highly creative, recognized as a results-oriented and solution-focused individual.

Skills : Investigation Skills, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Located, contacted, and interviewed patients as appropriate to their infection or exposure history.
    2. Notified patients of their HIV status.
    3. Performed some serologic and microscopic examinations for syphilis.
    4. Drawn blood samples as necessary.
    5. Documented treatment, interview, investigative and other work.
    6. Conducted community screenings.
    7. Organized, prepared, and conducted presentations to schools and community groups regarding various aspects of STD/HIV.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS in Political Science

Disease Intervention Specialist Resume

Summary : Looking to provide ongoing support through comprehensive assessment, planning an overall evaluation of individual needs and enhancing the quality of life for the patient as well as promoting continuity of care effectiveness through the integrating and functions of case management.

Skills : Microsoft Office Tools, Internet, Administration, Data Entry, Filing, Develop Educational Curriculums, Patient, Communicate Well With Children.

Description :

    1. Intervened in the spread of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) throughout Baltimore City.
    2. Provided health education and partner notification services.
    3. Investigated suspected and potential STD cases that were reported.
    4. Interviewed individuals infected with specific STDs.
    5. Analyzed case information.
    6. Interacted with health care providers.
    7. Conducted computer record searches.
    8. Contacted clients by phone and/or in person.
    9. Documented investigations on forms required by the Center for Disease Control (CDC).
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS in Forensic Studies

Disease Intervention Specialist Resume

Summary : Disease Intervention Specialist with 15year background in Mental Health/ Community Health Education. Core competencies include organizational skills as well as excellent communication and time management skills. Handles tasks with accuracy and efficiency.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Database Management.

Description :

    1. Provided direct supervision to professional staff with duties including Assured that disease control activities are consistent and ongoing throughout the jurisdiction(s).
    2. Organized and directed staff assignments to ensure appropriate and equitable clinic/office coverage.
    3. Established/maintained effective liaison between local health providers and patients.
    4. Provided confidential field investigations, and referrals of identified at-risk persons for the appropriate diagnosis and treatment.
    5. Provided confidential counseling, education, and referral of patients, sex, and needle-sharing partners at risk for disease complications.
    6. Performed Internet Partner Service activities to contact identified at-risk individuals to ensure adequate services.
    7. Provided Venipuncture techniques to patients in the field setting.
    8. Provided Anonymous HIV Counseling and Testing to at-risk persons.
    9. Responsible for coordinating the logistics required in order to perform the Point of Dispensing (POD) activities in emergency care/treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Disease Intervention Specialist Resume

Objective : Seeks to change the mindset, attitude, and/or general behavior patterns of the surrounding communities about HIV/AIDS through outreach, education, and awareness, Using Microsoft Office (Windows, Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint) to create and use reports, charts, and graphs to present STD lectures and in-service training to physicians, nurses, students, and civic groups.

Skills : Counsel and Testing for STDs, Drawing blood with butterfly-needles.

Description :

    1. Counseled clients before and after testing for infectious diseases, including information on disease, treatment, and future prevention.
    2. Developed programs geared towards African American men who have sex with men of youth.
    3. Conducted outreach and develop testing events geared towards African American MSM youth.
    4. Interviewed clients and conduct field investigations in a variety of settings including clinics, residencies and other public facilities.
    5. Established and maintained effective working relationships with host area officials, agencies and individuals who have impact on the disease intervention program.
    6. Provided advice and information to the private medical community regarding diagnosis, treatment and control of STD/HIV and other infectious diseases.
    7. Performed STD/HIV education for target groups according to CDC's Guidelines for Education.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BFA in Performance and Choreography