The Town of Natick is seeking an experienced full time Public Health Nurse to provide professional nursing and administrative work in organizing and delivering various public health programs in the town. The Public Health Nurse works under the direction of the Public Health Director to maintain and promote health and wellness initiatives for the town.
Focus areas include:
· Disease surveillance
· Investigation and documentation per state code
· Participation in Disaster/ Emergency Preparation planning
· Review of Day Camp documentation
· Facilitates inquires relating to health
· Immunizations coordination and staffing of immunization clinics
Assists the Board of Health and staff with queries concerning epidemiology, food-borne illness outbreaks, viral disease outbreaks (e.g. Corona virus) and methods to limit outbreaks and the spread of communicable diseases.
The ideal candidate must be familiar with HIPAA guidelines. Registration by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a Registered Nurse with current certification as a Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider is prerequisite. Maintenance of required continuing education units (CEU) in accordance with the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing. Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in of Nursing (BSN) or higher from an accredited college or university. Must possess a valid Massachusetts motor vehicle operator’s license and reliable motor vehicle. The successful candidate should have strong communication, technology, community relations and customer service skills, as well as physical aptitude stated in job description.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org