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Offer: Community Health Specialist II: Public Health Nurse (2 Full-Time):Kane County Health Department

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listing title:Community Health Specialist II: Public Health Nurse (2 Full-Time)
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Published: 2/14/2018
Type: Full-Time
Job Category: Public Health Nursing
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Number of Openings: 2
Job location: Aurora & Elgin,  IL    USA
Compensation: 21.00-24.00/HR
Position Description: Aurora & Elgin Locations: The Public Health Nurse provides public health nursing services to individuals, families, and population groups. Nursing actions are directed toward the goals of avoidance, assessment, risk reduction, and health status improvement for individuals, families and communities. Nursing activities include, but are not limited to, systematic analysis of health data, care plan development, health education and advocacy, coalition building, and collaborating with community partners to promote the health of a population. Public Health Nurses often collaborate and consult within multidisciplinary and multi- agency teams in order to achieve desirable results for families and communities. Public Health Nursing interventions occur at individual, family, community and system levels depending upon the responsibilities of the position and the issues involved.This position is currently needed for tasks related to the High-Risk Infant Follow-up (HRIF) program which is a home nurse visitation program; however, will be expected to fulfill other nursing services depending on operational needs.

Appropriate qualifications: Requirements: Bachelor of Science in Nursing required. Two (2) years of public health nursing practice preferred. Illinois Registered Nurse Licensure. National Incident Management System (NIMS)/Incident Command System (ICS) 100 and 700 certification within four (4) months of employment. CPR/AED certification within four (4) months of employment. Valid Illinois driver's license, current certificate of vehicle insurance, and access to reliable transportation to all assigned work locations.

Organization Description: The Kane County Health Department is a nationally accredited local public health department serving approximately 531,715 residents in 30 municipalities. Divided into urban, suburban and rural corridors within 500,000 square miles.

Closing Date: 5/31/2018
Desired Starting Date: 2/14/2018

Contact Name: Nancy McGary,  Human Resources
Contact Job location: 719 S. Batavia Ave. Room 312

Geneva   IL  60134
Contact Job location: 719 S. Batavia Ave. Room 312
  Geneva   IL  60134
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Application Process: Kane County Employment application, cover letter, resume and references to: Kane County Department of Human Resource Management 719 S. Batavia Ave, Room 312 Geneva, IL 60134 Email address: Download employment application at: candidates must submit to a criminal background check.

Additional Information: EEO Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids are available to individuals with disabilities upon request.

Web Site Delete Date: 6/30/2018


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Job Location: Aurora & Elgin, Illinois
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