RN, As needed, Public Health - Public Health
Registered Nurse for Public Health.
PRN/As needed position (less than 24 hours a week), Day Shift, Monday-Friday, 08:00-05:00pm
POSITION SUMMARY: Represents Public Health department in working to protect and improve the health of Lake County residents through prevention, education, and the provision of direct home or office services in the areas of immunization, family planning, communicable disease investigation, sexually transmitted disease evaluation and treatment, HIV testing and counseling, pregnancy screening and prenatal education, Babies First Case Management, CaCoon Case Management, and Maternity Case Management, WIC and other Public Health services in Lake County.
MINIMUM OF QUALIFICATIONS:
Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current RN license from the Oregon State Board of Nursing. Current BLS certification.
Experience: Experience at the level of staff nurse or nursing program clinical.
Job Knowledge: Responsible to understand and capable of implementing duties with the scope of rules and regulations of the Oregon State Board of Nursing and the Nurse Practice Act.
Skills: Provide leadership within complex and rapidly changing clinical environment. Function calmly and effectively in emergent situations peak work times. Demonstrate positive and compassionate attitude toward patients and their families. Prioritize patient care and unit needs appropriately. Recognize and differentiate normal and abnormal patient assessments and conditions. Provide effective education for patients, nursing staff members and students. Maintain patient confidentially. Maintain open and effective communication with co-workers, physicians and management staff.
Non-benefited position. 500 worked introductory period.
Pre-employment drug screen & criminal background check required upon job offer.
Lake Heath District is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, considers individuals for employment according to their abilities and performance. Employment decision are made without regard to race, age, religion, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other classification protected by law. All employment requirements mandated by local, state, and federal regulations will be observed.
Position Type : Pool/PRN/Per Diem
Shift : Day
Ref Code: 3600
Lesley Hanson - HR Director
700 South J Street
Lakeview, OR 97630
Phone: 541 947-7288
Fax: 541 947-7297
RN, prn, day, public health