This nursing position requires a thorough knowledge in a broad array of basic scope of practice and provides services on a walk-in basis. This person provides many diverse services including lab testing, administering immunizations, testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections, blood pressure monitoring, hemoglobin, and blood sugar checks, provides supplies and evaluations of clients for family planning; medical referrals, and other duties as arise. This position may also be called upon to apply basic Public Health principles as circumstances are identified that may put the public at risk. Quality Improvement practices will be embedded in the everyday workload. This person must be equipped to work as a team member however, there will be times that independent work is required. This person should possess a self-starter attitude and be able to use time efficiently. Associates Degree in nursing with a current nursing license to practice in the State of Kansas required. This position has no supervisory responsibility and exercises judgment with some supervision. This position may qualify for Public Student Loan Forgiveness.
Successful applicant must pass drug screen and physical assessment. Applications available on-line at www.bartoncounty.org, Employment Opportunities or at Barton County Administration Office, 1500 Kansas, Great Bend, Kansas, 67530. 620-793-1800. EOE. Provides reasonable accommodations.
Labeled as: Clinic, public health, Registered Nurse, RN