Nursing Holds a
The Connecticut State Department of Public Health's
(DPH) mission is to protect the health and safety of the people of
Connecticut and actively work to prevent disease and promote wellness
through education and programs.
DPH is proud to serve Connecticut as the states
lead agency for public health policy and advocacy. The agency is at
the center of a comprehensive network of public health services, and
is a partner to local health departments for which it provides
advocacy, training and certification, technical assistance and
consultation, and specialty services such as risk assessment.
DPH employs 76 Nurse Consultants and 17
Supervising Nurse Consultants within the Bureau of Healthcare Systems
and the Bureau of Community Health. The department is an equal
opportunity employer that offers state employee benefit packages and
Nurses employed within DPH perform a variety of
public health services and duties inclusive of regulatory oversight of
health care institutions and practitioners and community program
development and enhancement. Since the department is involved in all
aspects of the health care industry as well as community health
initiatives, there is a wide range of exciting opportunities for a
nurse to utilize his/her skills and experiences. Positions in DPH will
allow a nurse to directly participate in activities which impact the
quality of health care provided to Connecticuts residents.
If you are interested in a nursing career at DPH
please send your resume to:
DPH, Human Resources
410 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
or call (860) 509-7177.