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

PRN, Contract, Nurse

03.08.21 04:52 PM Comment(s) By tonyl.millet


The North Central District Health Department is accepting applications for a PRN, Contract, Nurse.


General Duties include:  To provide preventative, therapeutic and restorative nursing care based upon the experience gained with a local health department.

·  Work with a team of Local Health Department employees to conduct activities related to administering Covid-19 vaccines. To include: Contact Tracing, COVID Testing, Education and Outreach.

·  Attend any meeting/training deemed mandatory by North Central District Health Department.

·  Conduct nursing assessments of patients including physical assessments and/or interviews to obtain and document comprehensive health status; obtains and performs approved lab analysis, interprets results; may initiate treatment based upon standing orders.  Provides nursing services such as, venipuncture, injections, teaching and evaluation and the patient’s response to teaching, injections.

·  Makes home visits as necessary to enhance and provide community health nursing to selected populations.

·  May plan, arrange and present educational or orientation of programs for center or district staff. 

·  May present educational programs for schools, civic or other public groups concerning availability of services, health problems, health practices, and/or related topics.

·  Maintains accurate and timely medical records, reports according to standards.

·  Performs any other duties as assigned necessary to the operation of the local health center or district health department. 

·  Provide nursing services to patient populations desiring preventive health care. 


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:  $27.00 - $30.00/hr. negotiable with additional experience. 


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 by 4:30PMFriday, August 6th, 2021, to North Central District Health Department, 1020 Henry Clay St, Shelbyville, KY 40065.

Fax: 502-633-7658



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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