(HEALTH) Public Health Nurse II Maternal/Child Health Case Manager (open until filled)
PHN II is responsible for assigned patient case load of county residents that varies. Responsible for the management of the patient’s care; assisting with obtaining community resources to ensure a healthy child/OB care outcome; ensuring medical services are received; follow-up with any risk factors that may be detrimental to a health child care outcome; developing and implementing a plan of care to ensure health outcomes and providing data information in data base.
Considerable knowledge of, and skill in, the application of nursing theory, practice, principles, and techniques employed in the field of public health and related programs; considerable knowledge of and ability to apply the principles and practices of public health; knowledge of available resources and organizations and the ability to coordinate these as needed; general knowledge of current social and economic problems relating to public health, including health disparities; ability to plan, coordinate, and oversee the work of others; ability to deal tactfully with others and to exercise good judgment in appraising situations and making decisions; ability to work in partnership with patients and with other service providers to elicit needed information and to maintain effective working relationships; ability to record accurately services rendered and to interpret and explain records, reports, and medical instructions; adequate computer skills to allow communication, patient record documentation, and accessing of information.
Graduation from a four-year college or university with a B.S. in Nursing which includes a Public Health Nursing rotation and one year of Public Health Nursing experience; or Master’s in Public Health and graduation from a school of professional nursing and one year of professional nursing experience; or graduation from a school of professional nursing and two years of professional nursing experience including one year of Public Health Nursing experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
SAMPSON COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Apply by mailing a completed N.C. State application form (PD-107) AND COLLEGE TRANSCRIPT to 406 County Complex Road, Bldg. C, Clinton, NC 28328 ATTN: Human Resources
Applications may be found at http://www.sampsonnc.com/government/job_opportunities.php
Deadline for Applying : Open until filled