JOB-  Local Health Nurse I

28.11.18 05:40 PM Comment(s) By tonyl.millet

General Duties include:  This position serves under the direction of the Nurse Supervisor.  Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to; Provide basic entry level nursing care and assessments to the client consistent with the Public Health Practice Reference, Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice.  Establish policies, procedures and licensing laws.  Document services provided to the client according to standards of the Core Clinical Service Guide (CCSG) and Administrative Reference (AR).  Maintain confidentiality and privacy according to guidelines.  Develop and conduct educational counseling and teaching activities for individual clients and families.  Utilize basic awareness of community resources and complete required trainings.


Minimum Education, Training or Experience:  See special requirements.


Special Requirements:  (Age, Licensure, Regulation, Etc.)  Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state or provisional license in Kentucky, meeting all requirements of KRS 314.041.


Starting Salary:  $21.83- $27.25/hr negotiable with additional experience.  Grade 15


Applications may be obtained at the North Central District Health Department, 1020 Henry Clay St, Shelbyville KY 40065.  502-633-1243. or 


Completed application and transcript must be returned to:


 North Central District Health Department

1020 Henry Clay St

Shelbyville, KY 40065 or

Fax: 502-633-7658 or




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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