Nurse

South Central Public Health District V
Job Description
  • Description
  • South Central Public Health District is seeking a Registered Nurse. This position is located in the Twin Falls Office. Incombent will perform professional nursing that may include client assessment, plan development, health education, clinical activities, case management, and provide direct nursing care; perform related work.
  • Example of Duties

  • < >Epidemiology: Investigating reportable diseases and preventionof spread of diseases; Partner Services for STD positive individuals; Outbreak reporting and investigation; Clinical sample collection and submission; Testing for HIV and HCV at aternative sites.Immunizations: Provide immunizations to all clients we serve per ACIP reommendatons and agency policiesRefugee: Assist Refugee Program Coordinator with screening, immunizations and change of statusTB: Assist TB Program Coordinator with clinics, case management, and provide medicaitonto clients.Incumbents provide skilled nursing services in clinical settings; requiring independent clinical judgment.Patients or families may vary in socioeconomic, cultural, emotional, and/or physical needs.Some settings may involve lifting and moving patients or equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.Minimum Qualifications

  • < >Licensed as a Professional or Registered Nurse in Idaho as defined by Idaho Code 54-1408 or state licensure as a Registered Nurse pursuant to the Nurse Licensure Compact, Idaho Code 54-1418, in one of the following compact states: Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, or Wisconsin.Experience collecting and organizing public health data developing reportsValid driver's licenseSupplemental Information
  • To learn more about the South Central Public Health, please visit our website at:  www.phd5.idaho.gov    

    Working for the state offers the ability to easily balance work and life commitments, including benefits such as a flexible work schedule, PERSI retirementmedical/dental insurance, a wellness program and state-facilitated training.

    Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources at (208) 334-2263. 

    Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations