How do I get a public-health related job in Las Vegas?
I am getting a M.S degree in Public Health and am potentially moving to Las Vegas after my graduation. What are my chances of landing a good job in the Public Health field? Any suggestions regarding where I should apply?
Asked By: bfly1819 - 7/30/2009
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I have to agree with Banananose. We currenlty have a 10% unemployment rate in Southern Nevada so now is not a good time to move here in search of a job (what a change from 1% just 3 or 4 years ago!). The state public health agencies have had a hiring freeze on for about a year and doesn't look to end soon. If you are... More
Answered By: Scott - 7/31/2009
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With the current economy, the answer is NO. The County which is the Public Health Department and the State which is the Bureau of Health both have frozen hiring.
Answered By: banananose_89117 - 7/30/2009
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