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Public Health Nurse II

SALARY: $46,532 - $92,875

POSITION LOCATION: Martin County Health Department

APPOINTMENT TYPE: Full-Time

OPEN DATE: 10/27/2017

CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled

DESCRIPTION:

  • To provide preventive, primary, and rehabilitative public health nursing services to individuals, families, and MTWDHD employees through the administration of the Communicable Disease Program, Tuberculosis Program, Sexually Transmitted Infection Program, and Colposcopy and to coordinate, expand the Family Planning program in Martin County.
  • Complete the Introduction to Communicable Disease Surveillance and Investigation in North Carolina course offered by the Technical Assistance and Training Program of the CDB within one year of employment. Attend training provided by DPH for NCEDSS. Complete Introduction to Tuberculosis course.
  • To serve as part of the multi-disciplinary MTWDHD Epidemiological team responsible for planning actions prior to possible catastrophic/life-threatening events in order to safeguard the health of the community by preventing further loss of life or spread of disease.
  • To conduct concentrated epidemiological investigations concerning the cause and prevention of communicable diseases.
  • Independently plan, initiate and participate in gathering epidemiological data for statistical analysis to help determine the cause and means of prevention of communicable disease.
  • Serve as a communicable disease resource contact for the public schools, DSS, County Agencies, etc.
  • Schedule colposcopies as indicated for follow-up of abnormal pap smears.

MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: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.

NECESSARY SPECIAL QUALIFICATION: A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina by the N. C. Board of Nursing


If you are interested in applying for this position, send a completed PD-107 to
Attention: Andrea Freeman
MTW District Health Department
198 NC Hwy 45N
Plymouth, NC 27962

Or submit a state employment application to your Local Security Commission Office


We accept the North Carolina State Application PD-107. Please complete the following application and submit via mail or hand delivery to:

Attention: Andrea Freeman
MTW District Health Department
198 NC Hwy 45N
Plymouth, NC 27962

North Carolina State Application PD-107

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