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Public Health Nurse 2

DeKalb County Board of Health

Posted: Nov. 6, 2018

End Date: Nov. 20, 2018


DUTIES: Under general supervision, performs in home comprehensive assessments of client’s health care needs within the guidelines/standard operating procedures of the Children 1st/First Care Programs. Develops comprehensive plans of care and provides case management to patients/families consistent with the plan of care, program deliverables, and district policies and procedures. Provides developmental screenings and patient education and counseling. Advises caregivers, makes necessary referrals, and 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 in nursing from an accredited college or university 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:  In addition to the minimum qualifications, applicants who have experience working with diverse populations, including women, infants and children is desired.
 
 
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/careers