Registered Nurse II

  • Oklahoma State Department of Health
  • Woodward, Oklahoma
  • Oct 07, 2019
Full Time Public Health
  • Salary: Up to $50,026.00 based on education and experience.

Job Description

Introduction

**Position will be open for six months or until filled. Please be advised that applications will periodically be considered, as such this position could be filled any time before the closing date.**

The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens. Our mission is to protect and promote health, to prevent disease and injury, and to cultivate conditions by which Oklahomans can be healthy.

OSDH is seeking a full time Registered Nurse II providing support to the Woodward County Health Department. This is an unclassified position, 34000140, in state government, located in Woodward, OK. OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Package , including a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependents . For more information about the benefit allowance [ click here] . The annual salary for this position is up to $50,026.00 based on education and experience.

Position Description:
Position will assume assigned duties in monitoring direct and indirect professional services in wide range of settings. Will provide assessments, planning interventions, health education, and communicable disease. This includes drawing of laboratories, issuing supplies, screenings, providing referrals and resources.

Duties include, but are not limited to:
Execution of medical regimes. Position is required to respond to Public Health emergencies including but not limited to natural disasters, disease outbreaks or catastrophic events.

Education and Experience
Requirements consist of possession of a valid Oklahoma license as a registered nurse as approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing or, Registered Nurse License recognized by the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) and two years of professional nursing experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must have knowledge of professional nursing theory practices and techniques, of health promotion and disease prevention, nursing management of available health care resources, nutrition, diet therapy and of functions of various clinical departments.

Physical Demands and Work Environment
Combination of office and exam offices. May be exposed to communicable diseases, bodily fluids, toxic substances, and medicinal preparations. Varied activities including sitting, walking, stooping, lifting, bending, pushing, and reaching.

NOTES REQUIREMENTS:
If education, certification or licensure is required to meet qualifications, applicants must provide documentation at the time of interview.

All applicants are subject to a background check and must be legally authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT WORKING AT THE OKLAHOMA STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CLICK HERE

Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.


Conclusion Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.


Closing Date/Time: 4/7/2020 11:59:00 PM