Public Health Nurse III- Home Health & Hospice
- Type:Full Time
- Salary/Pay Rate:$50,004
- Posted Date:06/28/2017
The Dare County Department of Health and Human Services – Public Health Division is accepting applications for the Dare Home Health and Dare Hospice unit for a full time registered nurse. All home health roles require traveling to patient’s homes to provide direct care, complete comprehensive assessments and develop plans of care inclusive of professional and non-professional services, provide patient education and specific instructions based on the unique conditions and needs of each patient, recommend connections to community resources and appropriate support services necessary to ensure patients’ maximum level of independence. Position is trained to provide hospice care including assessing patient and family understanding of terminal disease process, addressing palliative and comfort issues and coordinating the hospice team to meet the physical and psychosocial needs of the hospice patient. Education and Experience Requirements: Graduation from a four-year college or university with a B.S. Degree in Nursing which includes a Public Health Nursing rotation and two years of Public Health Nursing experience; or a Master’s in Public Health and graduation from a school of professional nursing and two years of professional nursing experience; or graduation from a school of professional nursing and three years of professional nursing experience including two years in public health nursing experience. Valid NC driver’s license, pre-employment drug testing, and background screening required. Current CPR preferred. Submit County of Dare application to: Dare County Human Resources, PO Box 1000, 954 Marshall Collins Drive, Manteo, NC 27954. (252) 475-5820 fax (252) 475-5819.