Community Health

Job Opening

  (Temporary 5-week contract position)

  1. Complete the CHC four-hour training.
  2. Distribute Health Information Packets to at least 250 addresses in targeted neighborhoods in Panama City, FL, by May 22, 2020.
  3. Use Fulcrum Software App that will be downloaded to your Smart Phone to map location of every address where Health Information Packet is dropped.
  4. Complete at least 100 Community Assessment Forms from residents in targeted neighborhoods.
  5. Input Community Assessment Data using Chromebook checked out to you for this project.
  6. Attend weekly staff meetings and trainings.
  7. WhatsAPP Download WhatsApp to a phone:   Join the Community Health CHC Group and post to it, and demonstrate the ability to use the location feature to post a household status report
  8. FULCRUM Download FULCRUM to a phone, complete the Housing Survey for your own house, save and synchronize while at your house.
  9. Resilience System Register in the North Florida Resilience System and join the Community Health CHC and Community Outreach groups. Post a note announcing that you joined the Community Health CHC Group, and post community needs to the WE HAVE/WE NEED Forum. Post at least one picture of your Community Forum and one video into the Resilience System.
  10. You Tube Open a YouTube Account.


  • Speak, read and write English at a high school level, with excellent telephone skills;                                                                                  Community Health Connector 2 -- Speak, read and write Spanish
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Physical ability to distribute Health Information Packets Door-to-door
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software products (especially Word & Excel)
  • Has Smartphone with capacity to add required software apps

CHC 2 Required bilingual in English and Spanish

Bonus Points:

  • (Preferred) Lost job or furloughed due to Covid-19
  • Can read and follow a script
  • Personal computer and internet access
  • Live, work and/or worship in St. Andrews, Millville or Glenwood of Panama City


The LEAD Coalition is aligned with the Resilient American Communities project of the Florida Disaster Resilience Initiative, an Online Resilience Network that provides a whole-of-society collaboration platform and information sharing environment. Each Resilience System website can be translated into many languages by clicking on the applicable flag, and is managed by a Knowledge Management Specialist. During disasters, the Knowledge Management Specialist posts current authoritative information on conditions in the disaster zone.


Stop the Spread. Call ahead if you have symptoms of COVID-19.

Stop the Spread. Call ahead. If you have symptoms of COVID-19 (cough, fever, and shortness of breath) and believe you have been exposed to the virus call ahead to your health care provider and the Florida Department of Health at 850-872-4455. DOH-Bay will screen you to see if you meet the CDC's testing criteria. If you are eligible for testing, you will be given instructions on where, how and when you will be tested. 


Florida Department of Health Launches New Covid-19 Community Action Survey

The StrongerThanC-19 community action survey is free to use and can be accessed by visiting:  

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -  The Florida Department of Health (DOH) announced the launch of a new community action survey, StrongerThanC-19, designed to aid Florida as the state continues to fight the spread of COVID-19. This cutting-edge tool gives residents the power to unite in the fight to help slow the spread of coronavirus in Florida.

The StrongerThanC-19 community action survey is designed to gather information to help the Department track and slow the spread of COVID-19 in Florida; it is not a symptom checker designed to dispense medical advice. The StrongerThanC-19 community action survey is free to use and can be accessed by visiting:


Covid-19 Updates

Click on the blue organization name to go to that webpage.




The Florida Department of Health (Department) is working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to monitor the current outbreak of COVID-19 and is actively working to ensure that the most up-to-date CDC guidance is quickly and accurately disseminated to local partners. To see the latest case count please visit COVID-19 page, the Department is coordinating with our local partners to investigate, confirm, contain and report any cases.

For information from the CDC and the World Health Organization on COVID-19, please visit:


DOH-Bay has been monitoring COVID-19 since January and been in contact with Bay County Emergency Manager and medical providers to prepare response activities in the event we were to see cases in Bay.



Governor Ron DeSantis has called for all Florida school campuses to remain closed and for emergency distance learning plans to continue for the remainder of this school year.  



Florida State University has proactively monitored and responded to daily developments as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has spread in Florida and across the United States.

Update: Governor’s Phase 1 Plan to Reopen Florida

PUBLISHED:  |  9:08 AM |  This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Renisha Gibbs, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Finance & Administration Chief of Staff.

On April 29, 2020, Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-112   and unveiled the first step of a phased approach to re-opening the state. Phase 1 became effective May 4, 2020. If local governments allow, restaurants and retail businesses are allowed to operate at 25% capacity, and hospitals will reinstate elective procedures with the exception of Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. Schools will continue with distance learning for the remainder of the school year throughout the state. High-risk individuals are encouraged to continue to shelter in place.




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Panama City, FL 32402

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