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

Job Description
The Chesapeake Health Department is seeking a Public Health Nurse to serve as a BabyCare case manager. Responsibilities include case management of high-risk maternal and infant clients through telephone contacts and home visiting. The Public Health Nurse provides assessment of client needs, client education, coordination of care, developmental screenings and referrals to appropriate internal and external resources. Actions performed at this level require licensure as a Registered Nurse by Sate code. (422)
## Minimum Qualifications
Current RN license in the State of Virginia. Valid VA drivers license required. Prior public health, community based health and/or maternal child health nursing experience. Skill in communicating verbally and in writing with staff, clients, families, and other agencies. Ability to set priorities and work independently. Critical thinking skills.
## Preferred Qualifications
BSN preferred. Prefer two years of public health and/or maternal child health nursing experience. Knowledge of the principles and practices of public health nursing and available community resources desired. Experience in working with socially high risk populations a plus. Experience in home visiting. Bi-lingual with proficiency in Spanish preferred.
## Special Instructions to Applicants
A complete application, including all previous employment, salary history, and education, must be submitted on-line for consideration. No faxed, emailed or mailed applications accepted. Completed state applications are required for all positions. Information on the application is the primary source used for screening the position. A resume will not substitute for a completed on-line State application. "See Resume" listed on the application will classify the application as incomplete. Applicants are encouraged to fully represent their qualifications on the application and must include complete information for all sections. Failure to complete any section may disqualify the application.
Please refer to your account to monitor the status of your application throughout the recruitment cycle.
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.
VDH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
# Contact Information
## Name
Rebekah Asuncion
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*Working Title:* Public Health Nurse
*Role Title:* Registered Nurse Manager I - 49115
*Job Open Date:* 05/16/2018
*Job Close Date:* 05/30/2018
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?:* No
*Hiring Range:* Negotiable to $50,000
*Agency:* Dept of Health (601)
*Location:* Chesapeake - 550
*Position Number:* 00958
*Job Posting Number:* 1037882
*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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