Class: Registered Nurse-Public Health
Salary: $19.82 per hour (negotiable with experience)
POSITIONS IN THIS CLASS REPORTS TO: NURSE ADMINISTRATOR, SUPERVISOR
Education/Experience: RN License/One year of Registered Nurse experience preferred
Special Requirements: Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state. Criminal background check and drug screening are required.
Examples of Duties or Responsibilities of the Position:
Examples of duties or responsibilities of the classification: Examples of duties or responsibilities are not to be construed as describing what the duties or responsibilities of any position shall be and are not be construed as limiting the appointing authority’s ability to add to, or otherwise alter the duties and responsibilities of a position.
Conducts nursing assessments, as appropriate, using CCSG service guidelines; develops and implements a plan of care based upon identified health risk; provides basic nursing care to the client consistent with the core clinical service guide, nursing scope and standards of practice, established policies, procedures and licensing laws; documents services provided to the client according to the standards of CCSG and Administrative Reference (AR); maintains confidentiality and privacy according to guidelines; understands the team process and applies problem solving strategies to accomplish job task; participates in specialized or program specific clinics; develops and conducts educational counseling and teaching activities for individual clients and families.
The local health departments do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry or veteran status. Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request EOE