On International Overdose Awareness Day, HHS Announces Awarding of $79.1 Million in Overdose Prevention Grants

On International Overdose Awareness Day, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is announcing the awarding of $79.1 million in overdose prevention grants, as part of President Biden’s National Drug Control Strategy, the HHS Overdose Prevention Strategy, and the Biden-Harris Unity Agenda to address the opioid and overdose epidemic.

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Governor DeWine Releases RecoveryOhio’s Annual Review

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine in observance of the state’s second annual Overdose Awareness Day today released the 2021 RecoveryOhio Annual Review, which gives a detailed overview of the work that RecoveryOhio has done to improve prevention, treatment, and recovery support efforts that address the state’s public health crisis – mental health and substance use.Read full story

Husted Announces TechCred Results for July

Businesses can begin applying for next round September 1st

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Lt. Governor Jon Husted, who serves as Director of the Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation, today announced the results of July’s round of TechCred in which 348 employers were approved for funding, providing the opportunity for Ohioans to earn 3,855 tech-focused credentials.Read full story

Knox Public Health Administrative Assistant Position Available

Administrative Assistant

Knox Public Health


Knox Public Health has an Administrative Assistant position open in our Community Health Center division under the direction of the Community Health Center Director.
Essential Functions
Serves as Executive Assistant to the Community Health Center CEO; duties include, but are not limited to:
o    Coordinate Community Health Center Co-Applicant Board meetings to include, but not limited to: preparing meeting documents, document meeting minutes, communicate accordingly and appropriately with Board members, schedule meetings, appointments and other calendar events for Board members and the Community Health Center CEO
o    Write correspondence as requested by the CEO
o    Assist with the development and upkeep of the HRSA On-Site Visit (OSV) file
o    Gathers relative information for EHB/HRSA reporting, as needed
o    Monitor and assist with scheduling and upkeep of the CEO’s calendar to include scheduling and coordination of meetings and daily work
o    Performs other duties as requested by the CEO
•    Input and maintain compliance within HRSA board governance such as various Board approvals and signatures needed
•    In collaboration with the CEO, coordinates and serves as the scribe for relative Community Health Center meetings including, but not limited to: preparing agendas, consulting with appropriate Leadership Team members, filing sign-in sheets and preparing and filing minutes
•    In collaboration with Community Health Center administration, assists in developing and maintaining policies and the organization of
•    Assist the QI Coordinator with monthly QI meetings including preparing agenda and taking meeting minutes
•    Oversee the patient satisfaction survey process including
o    Keeping tablets charged
o    Distributing tablets to proper employees
o    Keeping the distribution schedule up-to-date
o    Collect/Coordinating data with the QI/Data Coordinators
•    Manages, tracks, and works in collaboration with appropriate Community Health Center employees to maintain quality improvement and assurance compliance
•    In the absence of the Administrative Assistant, performs clerical duties for clients to include, but not limited to:
o    Register clients as they arrive
o    Gather appropriate information to verify income and insurance eligibility
o    Assist clients with completion of forms and provide appropriate direction
o    Prepare and update, as needed, client charts into web-based software
o    Assist with processing insurance claims for clients
o    Input and/or update client information and immunization data into web-based software, when needed
•    Assist with other Community Health Center duties as needed and/or when noted by the Community Health Center CEO
•    Meets all job and safety requirements applicable to OSHA safety standards that pertain to essential functions and is bonded
•    Attends staff meetings and training sessions, as required or requested
•    Performs other related duties as assigned or requested
Job Standards
•    Excellent communication, computer, organizational and customer service skills
•    Minimum eight (8) years’ experience in administrative secretarial work or administrative program coordination
•    Previous experience serving in an administrative support role to organization administrator(s) for at least four (4) years and/or experience coordinating legal/fiscal aspects of administrative programs such as human resources, finance, etc.
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Wash Bay Attendant Wanted

Wash Bay Attendant

Robertson Truck Sales



Robertson Trucks Sales, a family-owned and operated business since 1984 specializing in quality, pre-owned medium and heavy-duty trucks and equipment is searching for a Wash Bay Attendant to join our team! No experience needed, we are willing to train the right person!

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