January 3, 2011 WIC Update

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SUBJECT 1: Help Desk Coverage for January and February Holidays
SUBJECT 2: MICR Check Printers and Toner Cartridges
JOB OPPORTUNITY: WIC Clinic Supervisor—Truman Medical Center

  1. Help Desk Coverage for January and February Holidays:  The State WIC Office will be closed but there will be WIC Help Desk coverage from 8:00-5:00 on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 17, 2011, Lincoln’s Birthday, February 11, 2011 and President’s Day, February 21, 2011. If you have questions, please contact Mark Davis at Mark.Davis@health.mo.gov or 573-526-5323 or 800-392-8209.

  2. MICR Check Printers and Toner Cartridges:  Source Technology has stopped making the ST-9512, small check printer. However, the toner cartridge for the ST-9512 printer will continue to be available. The printer that replaces it is the ST-9612 printer. The MOWINS Check and Cartridge Reorder form,
    has been updated to include the ST-9612 toner cartridge. If you need additional small check printers in the future, you will receive the ST-9612 and not the ST-9512 printer. Be sure to order the correct toner cartridge for the MICR printers you have. If you have questions, please contact Mark Davis at Mark.Davis@health.mo.gov or 573-526-5323 or 800-392-8209.

WIC Positions

JOB OPPORTUNITY-WIC Clinic Supervisor—Truman Medical Center:  If you share our passion for healthcare excellence, take your place among the best at Truman Medical Centers, the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in Kansas City.  Named one of the nation's top academic medical centers, we’re a primary teaching two-hospital system for the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Health Sciences.  As a comprehensive, multi-faceted, not-for-profit health care system, TMC serves all patient demographics, regardless of the ethnic or socioeconomic backgrounds.

This position coordinates all activities related to daily operations in WIC clinics, supplemental grant activities and special focus areas. In addition performs duties of WIC dietitian on daily basis.  Work is performed under the general supervision of the WIC Program Manager and the Director of Community Programs.  We are seeking to recruit compassionate, energetic, self-directed co-workers who are looking for a dynamic career opportunity in community nutrition with clinical benefits.

To learn more, visit http://www.trumed.org/truweb/ selecting the Careers tab to Apply Online by searching for “WIC” jobs.  If you have any questions please call or email Brenda Brewer at 816-404-9743 Brenda.Brewer@tmcmed.org or Jim Wheaton at 816-404-9745 Jim.Wheaton@tmcmed.org.