Umatilla County
  • 07-Dec-2021 to Until Filled (PST)
  • Pendleton, OR, USA
  • $4,772.00- $5,366.00 per month
  • Full Time

Excellent Benefits, including PERS, health, dental, and life insurance


Public Health Nurse

SALARY:

PHN II $4,772.00/Month (to start) - Plus Excellent Benefits

PHN III $4,959.00/Month (to start)

PHN IV $5,366.00/Month (to start)

CLOSING: Open Until Filled

DEPARTMENT: Public Health


Description:

Work to protect and improve the health of Umatilla County residents through prevention, education and the provision of direct home or office services in the areas of immunization, family planning, communicable disease investigation, sexually transmitted disease clinics, HIV testing, counseling, and follow-up, pregnancy screening and prenatal education, general health education and referral.

Requirements:

Minimum Requirements:

Public Health Nurse:

  • PHN I (R24): Graduation with an LPN from accredited school of professional nursing. (Immunizations Only, Diploma Nurse)
  • PHN II (R25): Graduation with an ADN from an accredited school of professional nursing.
  • PHN III (R26): Graduation with an ADN from an accredited school of professional nursing and two (2) years of public health experience or four (4) years of nursing experience.
  • PHN IV (R28): Graduation with an ADN from an accredited school of professional nursing and six (6) years of public health experience or ten (10) years of nursing experience. Graduation with a BSN from an accredited school of professional nursing and two (2) years of public health experience or four (4) years of nursing experience.

Masters in nursing or relevant Master's Degree.

  • Hold a current Oregon Registered Nurse license;
  • Valid Oregon driver's license with a satisfactory driving record.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, ability to work with clients of varying ages, gender, race, ethnicity, religious and social backgrounds.
  • Experience working with children and youth preferred.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including some evenings and weekends.
  • Work site location assignments will be based on community need and is subject to change. Your work week may require you to report to different Umatilla County Public Health locations during the week. Travel to and from your home to work site is not work time and is at your expense.

Preferred Qualification:

  • Bilingual (Spanish) desired.



*This position is eligible for a maximum, one time hiring bonus of $8,000.00 to Registered Nurses, including supervisory positions requiring a registered nurse and Nurse Practitioners. Qualified applications must possess the required level of nursing education per job description, be licensed in Oregon or cable of obtaining a license within 60 days, and all other job requirements* Please contact Umatilla County Human Resources for more information.


*This position under State of Oregon mandates is required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved medical or religious exception as a qualification of employment.*



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