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Public Health Nurse - X1885 - CSHD
STAUNTON VA 24402
Category: Other
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Job code: lhw-e0-89771059

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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Public Health Nurse - X1885 - CSHD
# Position Information
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Job Description
Provides case management for at risk clients and their families primarily through the Baby Care program for maternity, infants and young children. Provides direct nursing services in the clinic, home, and office. Develops and implements plan of care based on client assessment. Independently assesses individual, family and community health and determines interventions needed, such as immunizations, dental varnish, infant car seat training, referrals to other agencies, etc. Decides priorities for client contacts (frequency and type). After orientation, carries a minimum caseload of 25 Baby Care clients. Does outreach to private providers, WIC, Department of Social Services, hospitals and other community groups/agencies to promote the mother/infant home visiting program.
Schedules workload efficiently and effectively within the time available. Daily makes decision on situations that arise unexpectedly, determining level of complexity, choosing appropriate intervention, and involving supervisory staff as needed. Maintains basic knowledge of current public health problems and issues in the community. Serves on community taskforces, committees, etc. to represent the Health Department.
Participates in community-planned education such as health fairs, community classes, school events and in-services as appropriate.
Maintains or enhances professional performance through district and local office staff in-service, workshops, seminars, web net, teleconference, polycom, professional journals, etc.
May be required to perform other duties as assigned. May be required to assist state government, generally, in the event of an emergency declaration by the Governor. May be required by VDH to adjust work hours, location and job duties and participate in training to meet public health business needs, including emergencies.
## Minimum Qualifications
Registered Nurse licensed in Virginia; clinical experience working with maternity, infant and young child health.
## Preferred Qualifications
Public health/community health experience; bilingual in Spanish;
## Special Requirements
It is the practice of the Virginia Dept of Health to conduct in-depth background checks on all candidates identified as a finalist for employment consideration. The results of background checks are made available to VDH employing officials. You will be requested to sign a reference release form, and past educational institution and/or employers may be contacted concerning your academic or employment history. Employment is contingent upon satisfactory results of a state and federal criminal history background check and, U.S. HHS IG Exclusion List check, employment reference check, and E-Verify. The selected candidate must complete a Statement of Personal Economic Interests as a condition of employment, if applicable (Va. Code § 2.2-3114). Other financial, credit, driving, or other background checks prior to employment may be required for certain positions. The selected candidate must complete a Statement of Personal Economic Interests as a condition of employment, if applicable (Va. Code § 2.2-3114). The type of background checks performed are dependent upon the type of position for which you have been identified as a finalist and may include: reference checks, criminal history (including sexual offender registry) checks, degree validation, DMV (driving) record checks, license verification, fingerprinting, etc. Other financial, credit, or other background checks prior to employment may be required for certain positions. Must have or be eligible to obtain a VA drivers license and provide own transportation (mileage reimbursement provided). Employee may be designated as essential personnel during emergency events outside of normal work hours. Twelve-month probationary period is required for all new state employees. A new probation period may be required for successful internal candidates or rehired state employees. VDH is an Equal Opportunity Employer. A completed application, including all previous employment, salary history, and education, must be submitted on-line for consideration. All relevant job information on the resume must be included on the official application. Faxed, mailed or e-mailed applications will not be accepted. On-line applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on the closing date. Finally, if you have a yellow form or a blue card issued by a state agency as related to the Layoff Policy, this document must be received by CSHD prior to the application deadline in order to be considered. This is the responsibility of the applicant.
# Contact Information
## Name
Deborah Bundy-Carpenter
## Phone
540-332-7830
## Email
Deborah.Carpenter@vdh.virginia.gov
## Address
1414 N. Augusta Street
Staunton, VA 24401
*Working Title:* Public Health Nurse - X1885 - CSHD
*Role Title:* Registered Nurse Manager I - 49115
*Job Open Date:* 05/15/2018
*Open Until Filled:* Yes
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?:* No
*Hiring Range:* Negotiable to $32.00 hourly
*Agency:* Dept of Health (601)
*Location:* Staunton - 790
*Position Number:* X1885
*Job Posting Number:* 1037922
*Type of Recruitment:* General Public - G
*Does this position have telework options?:* No
*Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference:* Yes
*Job Type:* Hourly/Wage
*Job Type Detail:* Wage Non-Faculty- W-1
*Pay Band:* 04

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