Home Health Nurse / Public Health Nurse

Iowa County Health Department

Help keep your community safe by preventing disease, promoting health, and assisting others to stay in the comfort of their own home by providing compassionate care as a Home Health / Public Health Nurse. Iowa County Health Department has a family friendly work schedule, with excellent retirement and health benefits.

Location: Marengo, IA

Schedule: Full time or Part time available

Normal business hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm

Starting wage: $30/hour; mileage reimbursed $0.655/mile


  • Current Iowa RN license, CPR, Mandatory Reporter
  • Preferred candidates have at least 1 year of nursing experience
  • Knowledge of home health regulations, OASIS experience
  • Ability to make independent decisions
  • Ability to work as a collaborative team member with diverse groups of people
  • Electronic charting experience and basic computer skills required
  • Must have reliable transportation and valid driver’s license


  • Uses clinical knowledge, physical assessment, teaching and nursing skills to deliver care in the patient’s place of residence
  • Delivers patient care directed by the physician as established in the plan of care that is consistent with clinical best practices
  • Makes visits to the homes of patients requiring home health nursing services and assumes responsibility for an ongoing assessment of the patient
  • Performs initial and comprehensive assessments on all patients in accordance with agency policies and procedures
  • Delivers quality care and completes accurate clinical documentation in accordance with home health conditions of participation (CoPs)
  • Promotes independence by teaching patients and their family members to understand the medical needs identified by the provider

How to apply

  • Email resume and cover letter by clicking apply now
  • Call (319) 741-6422 for additional information
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Home Health Nurse / Public Health Nurse

Iowa County Health Department

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Job ID: 84638

Posted 27 days ago

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