We want to see the public health system expanded and diversified, and our staff is committed to being a part of that change. Our workforce development approach is designed to launch Tracing Health staff into permanent public health careers. While responding to COVID-19, we are also building the diverse, qualified public health workforce America needs.
When they join Tracing Health, new team members receive over 100 hours of training, from contact tracing and Mental Health First Aid certification to customer service and HIPAA compliance, as well as training on multiple contact tracing data platforms.
From this job-specific foundation team members go on to build and deepen their public health skillset. Tracing Health provides resources and time during the workday to learn about the public health field, allowing team members to enhance their knowledge, grow their networks, and plan the next steps in their public health careers.
In addition to the essential onboarding training, Tracing Health team members can opt into: