June 12, 2017 WIC Update

SUBJECT 1: MOWINS Release 2.29
SUBJECT 2: May 2017 wichealth.org Newsletter

JOB POSTING: Part-Time WIC Clerk - Jefferson-Franklin Community Action Corp.
JOB POSTING: WIC Nutritionist/Health Educator - St. Francois County

SUBJECT 1: MOWINS Release 2.29.Clarification regarding MOWINS Release 2.29, which is to be pushed out on September 1: Installation on the agency workstations can begin any time after 10:00 am on Friday, September 1st. MOWINS will NOT be available for use until then. The MOWINS team will be working to have MOWINS ready for clinic use as early as possible and will send an email to WIC Coordinators when the system is ready. Please contact Jamie Bish at Jamie.Bish@health.mo.gov with any questions.

SUBJECT 2: May 2017 wichealth.org Newsletter. The May 2017 wichealth.org newsletter is now available. Be sure to check out the newsletter to get the full details on the following highlights:

  • New social icons
  • Health eKitchen update
  • Lesson development update
  • IE9 no longer supported
  • Customization of the Missouri food list

If you have any questions contact Rose Sipakati by email at Rose.Sipakati@health.mo.gov or call 800-392-8209. (ONE ATTACHMENT)

WIC Positions

JOB POSTING: Part-Time WIC Clerk - Jefferson-Franklin Community Action Corp. (JFCAC). The Jefferson Franklin Community Action Corp (JFCAC) is accepting applications for a part-time WIC Clerk. The WIC Clerk assists in clerical or administrative duties according to the state WIC program policies and procedures. Responsibilities include:

  • Perform intake and check demographic information, identifications, and proof of residence for members of households applying to WIC program.
  • Assess eligibility of women, infants, and children for the WIC program by determining household income.
  • Discuss risk and eligibility factors for WIC with applicants/participants.
  • Explain the program, food packages, and use of WIC to participants.
  • Print WIC checks for participant use.

To apply visit our website www.jfcac.org/careers

JOB POSTING: WIC Nutritionist/Health Educator - St. Francois County. The St Francois County Health Center in Park Hills, MO, is looking to fill a full-time WIC Nutritionist/Health Educator position with benefits. This position will require a minimum qualification of Bachelor's degree in Public Health Nutrition, Dietetics, Food, Home Economics, or closely related field from an accredited college or university, with a minimum of 15 earned credit hours in Food and Nutrition, including at least one course in diet therapy and one course in community nutrition, or completion of an undergraduate curriculum in Nutrition or Dietetics in a program accredited or approved by the American Dietetic Association. Public Health experience preferred, but not required. A minimum of 1 year professional experience as a dietitian or nutritionist required. The ideal candidate must be dependable and self-motivated.

Please submit resumes to Jessica McKnight, Assistant Director at Jessica.mcknight@sfchealth.org
For more information call 573-431-1947 ext. 125. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. Equal Opportunity Employer.