Community Health Nurse I/II

Employer
Prince George's County Government
Location
Landover, MD
Posted
Sep 12, 2021
Closes
Sep 15, 2021
Ref
86139886
Function
Nurse
Hours
Full Time
Nature and Variety of Work We Want You To Join OurTeam Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply The Prince George's County Health Department is seeking qualified applicants to fill multiple Community Health Nurse I/II positions, grade A-18/21, for the Adolescent Health Program within its Family Health Services Division. Thisisentry to full performance level professional work performed to address the healthcare needs of targeted populations using the nursing process/assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation to provide healthcare services to at-risk mothers and infants. The incumbent is supervised and evaluated by a Program Chief according to departmental rules policies and procedures. Examples of Work * Assess health care needs of high-risk mothers and infants; * Implement health care plans that include teaching, counseling, and referrals; * Conduct home visits to obtain and assess appropriate health care needs for clients; * Consult with health care providers and other personnel/agencies to discuss/share information and coordinate services for high-risk mothers/infants; * Document and maintain clients' health care records; * Participate at meetings, workshops, training sessions, and conferences; and, * Perform other tasks and duties as assigned that may not be specifically listed in the position description; however, are within the general occupational category and responsibility level typically associated with the employee's class of work. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Nursing, or a related healthfield. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. EACH APPLICANT MUST INCLUDE INFORMATION THAT CLEARLY DEMONSTRATES THE ABOVE QUALIFICATIONS FOR THIS POSITION. Additional Information CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Upon selection, applicant must: 1.Possess and maintain avalidRegistered Nurse License issued by the Maryland StateBoard of Nursing, or a license recognized by the Compact State Agreement. 2. Possess and maintain avalid Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification. 3. Possess and maintains a valid driver's license. 4. Pass athoroughphysical examination. 5. Pass an extensive background investigation. DURATION OF ELIGIBILITY: Candidates will be selected from a temporary register of eligibles, which becomes effective approximately four (4) weeks after the closing date. Once a selection has been made, the register will expire. ELIGIBILITY TO WORK: Under the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, an employer is required to hire only US citizens and lawfully authorized alien workers. Applicants who are selected for employment will be required to show and verify authorization to work in the United States. This employer participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the US, only after an offer has been accepted and the Form I-9 is completed. For information on E-Verify, or if you believe the County has violated its E-Verify responsibilities, please contact the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) at 888-897-7781 or visit their website at dhs.gov/e-verify. CLOSING DATE: ONLY ON-LINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.This job announcement will remain open until the position is closed. Prince George's County Government is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Committed to Diversity in the Workplace#06022021

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