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Nurse Practitioner

DeKalb County Board of Health

Posted: Jun. 5, 2018

End Date: Jun. 30, 2018

DUTIES: The Nurse Practitioner (NP) provides comprehensive medical services to clients of the health center.  The NP will assess TB and Refugee Health clients’ health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. The NP collaborates with the Medical Director in the management of patients, and coordinates referrals, disease prevention, and follow-up care.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Doctorate or Master's degree in nursing from an accredited college or university and/or other education requirements approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing AND certification in the specialty area(s) approved by Georgia Board of Nursing AND Georgia license as a Registered Professional Nurse AND Georgia license as an APRN AND CPR certification.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: In addition to the minimum qualifications, preference will be given to NP’s with experience and knowledge of Tuberculosis and other infectious diseases and treatment in cross-cultural settings.
NOTE: If this position requires a degree as a qualification, a certified copy of your college transcript must be submitted.  If a certified copy of your college transcript is required and not received, your application will not be considered in this recruitment process.

Not Every Applicant Will Receive an Interview and Only Those Selected for an Interview Will Be Notified
Fingerprint Criminal Records Investigation Is Required

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