(Any one position does not include all of the duties listed; nor do the listed examples include all duties which may be found in positions of this class.) Provides comprehensive nursing and case management services to assigned clients and programs in clinic settings, community locations, schools, and in private homes. Services include assessment, diagnosis, teaching, counseling, and prevention services to individuals, families, and groups to promote the health and wellbeing of Davis County residents.
Promotes and supports Health Department infrastructure, programs, and activities. Applies established standards of practice, nursing knowledge, and Department policies, procedures, and processes. Assesses health needs and priorities utilizing appropriate assessment tools. Investigates and monitors reports of communicable diseases. Coordinates efforts with physicians, school personnel, and others regarding spread and treatment of illness.
Provides nursing services, education, and instruction to clients, complying with applicable public health laws. Performs phlebotomy, injections and other medical procedures when indicated. Provides health assessments, education, and guidance to pregnant women, infants, children, and other clients.
Provides timely interventions, prioritization of assignments, and accurate, professional, medical-legal documentation. Ensures health information is secure, confidential, and maintained consistent with Department and legal requirements.
Prepares, analyzes, and submits professional reports, plans, and guidelines. Monitors assigned work area’s medical inventory, equipment, or goods, as assigned. Assures provision of culturally competent services. Identifies high-risk populations and develops outreach activities and materials to meet needs of target groups and the general public. Consults with State and local government/school officials and other community organizations regarding Division programs as assigned, and other matters related to health care service delivery. Collaborates with agencies to identify barriers to receiving health care and promote agency goals. Performs related duties as assigned.