Job Opportunity

Assistant Health Officer (CCS Medical Director)
San Joaquin County

Date Posted:

January 31, 2024


$18,424.32-$22,394.87 Monthly / $221,091.84-$268,738.51 Yearly


San Joaquin County Public Health Services has an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and seasoned physician with pediatric experience to be the California Children’s Services (CCS) Medical Director. The CCS Medical Director (Assistant Health Officer) has the critical responsibility of providing medical consultation for the California Children’s Services Program. ABOUT CALIFORNIA CHILDREN’S SERVICES: The CCS program within Public Health provides case management to children with physical disabilities and other specified medical conditions. The Assistant Health Officer/CCS Medical Director provides medical direction on medical eligibility and case management, and acts as a liaison with State CCS and local health care providers. The CCS Medical Director determines medical eligibility for the Medical Therapy Program; implements the Child Health and Disability Prevention Program (CHDP) in accordance with federal and state regulations and provides medical oversight to the Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Programs (CLPPP) and the Health Care Program for Children in Foster Care (HCPCFC).


1) Possession of an unrestricted physician and surgeon license to practice medicine in the state of California, issued by the Medical Board of California, at the time of hire; AND 2) possession of a valid California driver’s license. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Experience: Three years practicing medicine as a licensed physician in fields related to public health practice. Education: A master’s degree in public health (MPH). Certification: Board certification in General Preventive Medicine/Public Health.

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