Posted: Mar 25, 2024

Public Health Nurse II

Polk County - Dallas, OR
Salary: $5,739.00 - $7,261.00 Monthly
Application Deadline: Apr 8, 2024
Health Services

This position will work with the Public Health clinical team that provides a variety of services to the community to include Family Planning services, communicable disease investigation, Tuberculosis case management, Home Visiting programs, and immunizations.

This position is responsible for investigating reportable communicable diseases through telephone case interviews, contacttracing; act as a consultant for outbreaks in congregate facilities; provide education to community members & providers regarding communicable diseases. As well as, utilizing standing orders and protocols to provide birth control options, STI screening, treatment, and education for clients, utilizing standing orders to provide immunizations to clients; coordinating yearly outreach immunization events in the community, and providing case management, education, and support tocommunity members diagnosed with active Tuberculosis.