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Hourly Public Health Nurse

DeKalb County Board of Health

Posted: Mar. 6, 2018

End Date: Mar. 20, 2018


DUTIES: Under general supervision, provides professional nursing care in accordance with established nurse protocols.  Works in the program area of adult health (STD, Breast and Cervical Cancer Program, Family Planning) and will also work in child health and immunization/travel clinics. Performs client assessment, provides treatments, educates clients on health problems and provide the necessary referrals to internal and external health care providers. Participates in outreach services in the community for health fairs and administering immunizations such as flu shots. Assists with weekly and monthly inventory. Performs other duties as needed.

 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from an accredited college or university AND Current Georgia license to practice as a Registered Professional nurse AND CPR certification OR Associate’s degree/diploma in Nursing from an accredited college AND One year of PHN experience AND completion of a PHN course within one year of hire AND current Georgia Registered Professional Nurse license AND CPR certification.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience working with women, infants and children.  Also, experience working with diverse populations.
 
NOTE: Employment with the DeKalb County Board of Health is not complete or official until applicants meet all pre-employment requirements. If this position requires a college degree and you are selected for an interview, you will be required to submit official transcripts to the Human Resources Department prior to any official offer of employment.
 
Not Every Applicant Will Receive an Interview and Only Those Selected for An Interview Will Be Notified - FBI Fingerprint Criminal Records Investigation Is Required

To apply, please visit: www.dph.georgia.gov