The Christian County Health Department accepts applications for the position of :
Local Health Nurse I (RN) on an ongoing basis.
This position serves under the direction of the Nurse Manager. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: provide basic entry level nursing care and assessments to the client consistent with the Core Clinical Services Guide (CCSG), Nursing Standards of Practice and established policies, procedures and licensing laws; document services provided to the client according to standards of the CCSG and Administrative Reference (AR); maintain confidentiality and privacy according to HIPAA and agency guidelines; develop and conduct educational counseling and teaching activities for individual clients and families; utilize basic awareness of community resources and complete required trainings.
Minimum Education, Training or Experience: Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state or provisional license in Kentucky, meeting all requirements of KRS 314.041 and approval to practice as Registered Nurse Applicant (RNA).
Starting Salary: $17.10 - $21.34/hr negotiable with additional experience. Grade 15
Applications may be obtained at the Christian County Health Department, 1700 Canton Street, Hopkinsville or on this website. College transcript and a copy of license to practice nursing must be returned with the completed application to the Christian County Health Department, P.O. Box 647, Hopkinsville, KY 42241.
For information contact the Human Resources Department at (270) 887-4160 ext.122.
Applicants in this classification will be subject to a drug screening and background check.
Resume will not substitute for completed application. EOE