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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Public Health Nurse 01484-LNW
# Position Information

Job Description
This recruit is being re-advertised, previous applicants do not need to reapply to be considered for this position.
The Virginia Department of Health's Lenowisco Health District is seeking to fill a full time salaried Public Health Nurse position based at the Scott County Health Department in Gate City, Virginia.
Provides direct nursing service by independently providing professional nursing care to patients in clinics, homes and schools. Performs nursing assessments, may perform lab tests, develops and implements care plans, administers medications and immunizations. Provides patient counseling. Provides case management. Performs follow-up in accordance with district policy and protocol. Performs chronic disease education and prevention classes/support groups. Administers routine child and adult immunizations to clients in pediatric, WIC, Women's Health, and medical clinics.
## Minimum Qualifications
Knowledge & experience counseling patients with communicable disease and care writing epidemiological investigations. Experience administering infant, childhood and adult immunizations. Experience administering medications - oral, IM, subcutaneous. Knowledge & experience in women's health mgmt. & prevention. Knowledge/experience presenting information to individuals and groups. Basic computer skills/experience with Microsoft Office software. RN licensure or eligible for RN licensure within 3 months required by state code required.
## Preferred Qualifications
BSN preferred, but not required. Maintain CPR. Knowledge/experience with Chronic Disease education and prevention. Knowledge/experience with maternal/child health prevention & case management. Knowledge/experience in community/public health nursing preferred. Knowledge/experience of eligibility for long term care services. Knowledge/experience in community/public health nursing.
## Special Requirements
RN licensure or eligible for RN licensure within 3 months required by state code is required. Employment is contingent upon satisfactory results of a state and federal criminal history background check and the Department of Social Service's Child Abuse and Neglect Central Registry check, 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.
Provide your own transportation. VDH will record information from each new employee's I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification) into the Federal E-Verify system to confirm identity and work authorization. A Driver Monitoring system will review your driving history every 6 months.
## Special Instructions to Applicants
No faxed, mailed, hand delivered or e-mailed employment applications accepted. Only online applications will be accepted. A thoroughly completed application, including employment and salary history, must be submitted to receive consideration. Online applications may be accepted until 11:59 PM on the closing date. Consideration for an interview is based solely on the information within the application. Please refer to your RMS account for the status of your application and this position. The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer by both policy and practice. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics or against otherwise qualified persons with disabilities. It is the intent of VDH's employment and personnel practices to conform to all application federal, state and local laws and regulations regarding non-discrimination.
# Contact Information
## Name
Karen Crutchfield
## Phone
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## Email
## Address
134 Roberts Ave SW
Wise, VA 24293
*Working Title:* Public Health Nurse 01484-LNW
*Role Title:* Registered Nurse I - 49112
*Job Open Date:* 05/15/2018
*Job Close Date:* 05/25/2018
*Open Until Filled:* No
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?:* No
*Hiring Range:* Negotiable to $ 45,000
*Agency:* Dept of Health (601)
*Agency Website:*
*Location:* Scott - 169
*Sublocation:* Gate City
*Position Number:* 01484
*Job Posting Number:* 1037877
*Type of Recruitment:* General Public - G
*Does this position have telework options?:* No
*Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference:* No
*Job Type:* Full-Time (Salaried)
*Job Type Detail:* Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
*Pay Band:* 04

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