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Public Health / Home Health RN

Vinton, IA

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Duties include vaccine administration, investigation of reportable communicable disease, planning for public health emergencies and response, community partner collaboration, performing health needs assessments and advocating for the health of the population. Develop and maintain Public Health plans as necessary. Assists consumers by providing information and assistance on tasks such as promoting healthy lifestyles as the means of disease prevention. Performs health promotion programming to assist in increasing the health of the community.

A Home Health RN plans, organizes, coordinates, delivers and evaluates the nursing care of the clients. Care is delivered in accordance with physician’s orders. The right candidate demonstrates sound clinical judgment in assessing and observing clients, interpreting signs and symptoms and in initiating action and intervention. They are skilled, organized and efficient in preforming required nursing activities and ensures confidentiality regarding patient visits, medical records and other areas as instructed.

Hours are Monday through Friday 8 am – 4:30 pm. No weekends, No evenings and No holidays! Limited on-call responsibilities. Mileage reimbursement. Flexibility and autonomy with case load/scheduling client visits.

EDUCATION & TRAINING REQUIREMENTS: Current Iowa licensure as an RN. Graduated from a state approved nursing program as an ADN, diploma, or BSN RN. Obtains CEU’s necessary to retain and renew license as required.

WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Two years experience as a Registered Nurse preferred, but new graduates are encouraged to apply. Community health background preferred but not required. Must have the ability to demonstrate self-confidence and possess a positive attitude toward self and others while maintaining commitment and an enthusiasm to goal achievement. Excellent team player and communication skills required.

SCHEDULE: Full-Time Mon-Fri 8:30am-4pm.

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Public Health/Home Health RN

Virginia Gay Hospital

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Posted 05/30/18

Job ID: 43167650