North Central District Health Department
North Central District Health Department
"Caring for our communities"

Job- Licensed Practical Nurse II

28.10.20 12:59 PM Comment(s) By tonyl.millet

The North Central District Health Department is accepting applications for a Temporary Licensed Practical Nurse II.

 

General Duties include:  This position serves under moderate direction of the assigned Registered Nurse of the local health department.  Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to; Using experienced judgment provide work of moderate difficulty to interview client to address the presenting/initial reason for visiting the health department and subsequent willingness for service(s) offered and indicated.  Conduct skilled nursing assessment, as appropriate, of client using Core Clinical Service Guide (CCSG) service guidelines to obtain and document pertinent physical, social, behavioral, environmental and lifestyle factors that influence health.  Obtain basic specimens, record results as directed and utilize the Division of Laboratory Services Guidelines for proper laboratory/specimens handling and packaging.  Perform preliminary assessment and interpretation of tests to identify health problems.  Describe services that are available (or refer) and eligibility criteria as appropriate.  Compile and evaluate assessment data and develop a nursing care plan.  Incorporate and periodically update client medical record based on follow-up visits and services provided. May supervise LPNI, unlicensed assistive personnel and support staff.  Regularly participate in trainings and client education programs by teaching classes on aging, daily living, etc.

 

Minimum Education, Training or Experience:  Graduate from a school of practical nursing, college or community and/or technical college, which meet the requirements, set by Kentucky State Law.  One (1) year of nursing experience as a licensed practical nurse.

 

Special Requirements:  (Age, Licensure, Regulation, Etc.)  Current and active Kentucky Practical Nurse License.

 

Starting Salary:  $10.62-$13.13/hr. negotiable with additional experience.  Grade 12

 

Applications may be obtained at: the

North Central District Health Department

1020 Henry Clay Street

Shelbyville, KY 40065

or https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dph/dafm/lhpb/Pages/vacancies.aspx  or www.ncdhd.com

 

Completed application and transcript must be returned by 4:30PM Wednesday, November 11, 2020.

You may deliver in person, fax or email to:

North Central District Health Department

1020 Henry Clay St.

Shelbyville, KY 40065

Fax: 502-633-7658 Attention Lisa or

Email to: lisaj.thornsberry@ky.gov

 

Resume will not substitute for completed application.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Applicants and employees in this classification may be required to submit to a drug screening test and background check.

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