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Public Health Nurse I

Wadesboro, NC (Anson County)

Posted 11/17/2020

 

NCAPHA is actively recruiting a contract Public Health Nurse I to be placed at the Anson County Health Dept. in Wadesboro.

Job Title:  Public Health Nurse I

General Statement of Duties:

Public Health Nurse 1- This position will help provide COVID-19 testing and follow-up along with providing primary, preventive and rehabilitative care to individuals and families in the Family Planning, STD, Maternity, Immunization, General Health, and Sickle Cell counseling clinics.  The nurse demonstrates and implements techniques of nursing through preventive, primary, supervision, and counseling services to infants, children, and adults.  This position will include clinical work and assisting with physical exams by the Family Nurse Practitioner and/or MD. The nurse will provide care coordination, teaching, referrals, and supportive counseling in the clinical programs.  The nurse may provide confidential services/care in the home setting and answer questions that often arise.  The nurse will perform preparedness and response activities as required.  Hours of work are generally 8:30 - 5:00 Monday through Friday with occasional evening and weekend hours.

Minimum Training and Experience:

Graduation from a 4-year college or university with a B.S. Degree in Nursing preferred, which includes a Public Health Nursing rotation, 2 years of Public Health Nursing or graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing and 3 years of professional nursing experience; 2 of which must have been in public health; or an equivalent of education and experience.  Must be licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in NC by the NC, Board of Nursing.

This contract position provides paid holidays, 5 days of paid vacation and reimbursement for medical insurance premium.

Qualified candidates apply at www.ncapha.org

(Applicants need to indicate this position on their online application.)