Fulton County - Employment

FULTON COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT
ANNOUNCES THE FOLLOWING:

COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSE

FULTON COUNTY RESIDENCY IS REQUIRED

This is a permanent vacancy in the Fulton County Public Health Department.

Annual Salary:  $53,100 (Less than 1 year of experience) – $62,354 (More than 1 year of experience)

Typical Work Activities:
Provides skilled nursing care and prescribed treatments to patients at clinics and demonstrates nursing care to patients and families;
Administers vaccines and performs diagnostic testing;
Develops nursing care plans based on individual needs and coordinates plan of care;
Counsels individuals on preventive health and health maintenance measures;
Conducts communicable disease investigations and participates in emergency preparedness events;
Teaches classes and addresses groups to promote health and prevent illness with the main goal being to increase community health;
Attends in-service training programs and sessions to keep abreast of latest scientific-based health research, nursing techniques and health procedures;
Compiles and uses records, reports and statistical information for evaluation including individual records, service reports in assigned programs, nursing narratives and assessments.

The above examples of duties are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.

Minimum Qualifications:  
Graduation from high school, possession of a high school equivalency diploma, or a high school individual education plan diploma and graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with an Associate’s Degree in nursing and license and current registration to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State. 


A Civil Service Examination will be held for this position at a later date.

Applications should be filed with the 
Fulton County Personnel Department 
1 East Montgomery Street
Johnstown NY 12095
(518) 736-5574

They can be found on our website at www.fultoncountyny.gov.