Radon is a Health Hazard

Radon is a health hazard that you can put a stop to. Radon is an unscented, radioactive gas that is produced by the breakdown of uranium in soil, rock, and water.

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2017 Walk with a Doc Program

Walk with a Doc is a free community outreach program, which strives to encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages.

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AB 2062 positively impacts CalWORKs families

On September 29, 2016, the Governor signed AB 2062 which will positively impact families receiving CalWORKs benefits.

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Drought Status Updates

Drought status updates for the public are now hosted weekly on the Tulare County Emergency site under the "Drought" heading.

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Flu Vaccinations and Preventive Efforts are Strongly Urged

Vaccinations and preventive efforts are strongly urged as the flu continues to circulate in Tulare County.

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HHSA maintains specific Professional Recruitment positions in-house; these positions are listed on this page.  If you are interested in applying for a position with HHSA, please apply at www.co.tulare.ca.us/hrd to start the application process. 

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about Tulare County, housing, or other benefits of working with HHSA. We no longer accept resumes for our positions. 


Title:  Aging Services Manager

Salary:  $70,911 - $86,422 Annually

Closing Date: April 3, 2017

Brief Description:  The Tulare County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) is actively recruiting for an Aging Services Manager. This position will supervise and coordinate the operations of the Aging Services unit.  The Aging Services Manager provides leadership in implementing Federal, State, and County ... [Click for more information.]




Title: Dietitian I

Salary: $56,872 - $69,312

Closing Date: Continuous               

Brief Description: The Dietitian will oversee and assist staff for the Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention (NEOP) Program. The ideal candidate will have the ability to communicate effectively and clearly  ...[Click for more information.]


Title: Nurse Practitioner (Health & Mental Health)

Salary: $82,587– $100,651

Closing Date: Continuous             

Brief Description: The Nurse Practitioner (Health & Mental Health) must have the ability to maintain effective working relationships with patients, public, staff, and other departments and agencies. ...[Click for more information.]


Title:  Occupational Therapist   

Salary:  $67,614 - $82,403

Brief Description:  The Occupational Therapist confers with the physician and/or senior therapist to determine types of treatment required in each case; adapts games, arts and crafts as therapeutic treatment; teaches self-care and functional activities; assists parents in understanding and handling children with chronic ... [Click for more information.]


Title: Physical Therapist

Salary: $67,614 - $82,403

Brief Description: This position will provide therapy services to disabled children in a school based setting for the California Children’s Medical Therapy Program. [Click for more information.]


Title: Physician Assistant (Health & Mental Health)

Salary: $83,412 - $101,657

Closing Date: Continuous             

Brief Description: The Physician Assistant (Health & Mental Health) must have the ability to maintain effective working relationships with patients, public, staff and other departments and agencies. ...[Click for more information.]


Title: Psychiatrist I/II

Salary: $148,751.00 - $190,353.00 Annually

Brief Description: Provides direct medical psychiatric care and treatment for adult and child mental health clients; and  supervises medical psychiatric care of assigned patients under treatment by other clinicians...[Click for more information.]


Title: Psychologist I/II

Salary: $73,930-$90,102 (I); $77,697- $94,692 (II)

Closing Date: Continuous. First review date 12/26/16

Brief Description: The psychologist functions as a member of a multidisciplinary team collaborating with probation, law enforcement, court officials, as well as professionals from the Alcohol and other Drug Programs. Candidates at the Psychologist I level are expected to obtain a Clinical Psychologist license within two years. Promotion to the II level is based on obtaining Clinical Psychologist licensure... [Click for more information.]