Posted: Saturday, March 3, 2018 3:28 PM
Agency: Department of Health
Working Title: SENIOR REGISTERED NURSE :
Posting Closing Date: 03/13/2018
This is a full:time Registered Nurse position working in the family planning, immunization and primary care clinics at the Columbia County Health Department in Lake City, FL. Other duties include community outreach, patient education and counseling, TB management and working on electronic health records.
Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Florida.
All applications must be completed online through People First. No faxed or mailed applications will be accepted by the agency.
**NOTE: Your responses to qualifying questions for this position must be verifiable by documentation provided through the electronic application process. **
This position requires a security background check, drug screening and participation in direct deposit.
Note: You will be required to provide your Social Security Number (SSN) in order to conduct this background check.
Male applicants born on or after October 1, 1962, will not be eligible for hire or promotion unless they are registered with the Selective Services System (SSS) before their 26th birthday, or have a Letter of Registration Exemption from the SSS. For more information, the SSS website: sss.gov
If you are a retiree of the Florida Retirement System (FRS), please check with the FRS on how your current benefits will be affected if you are re:employed with the State of Florida. Your current retirement benefits may be canceled, suspended or deemed ineligible depending upon the date of your retirement.
The successful candidate will be required to complete the Form I:9 and that information will be verified using the E:Verify system. E:Verify is operated by the Department of Homeland Security in partnership with the Social Security Administration to verify employment eligibility.
Incumbents may be required to perform emergency duty before, during, and/or beyond normal work hours or days.
Department of Health Career Service employees enjoy the following benefits:
State of Florida Retirement package : 3 employee contribution required
9 Annual paid holidays
Ability to earn 104 hours of paid Annual Leave (annually)
Ability to earn 104 Hours of paid Sick Leave (annually)
Health insurance for individual or family coverage
Additional supplemental insurances available such as dental, disability, etc.
Tax Deferred Medical and Child Care Reimbursement Accounts available
Tuition waiver available
Your take home pay can be significantly influenced by your insurance premiums. Compare your current premium with the State of Florida employee premiums
Monthly employee premium for the standard PPO/HMO:
Single coverage is 50
Family coverage is 180
Monthly employee premium for the High Deductible Health Plan PPO/HMO:
Single coverage is 15
Family coverage is 64.30
This position provides clinical nursing services for all clinics for the Columbia County Health Department which includes but is not limited to Family Practice, Immunizations, Primary Care, Hematology, Triage, Chronic Diseases and travel to satellite clinics as well as overtime as needed.
Obtains and documents vital signs. Performs hearing and vision testing. Performs lab draws which includes knowledge of state lab procedures and private provider lab procedures. Updates and initiates medical history. Performs HIV counseling and testing. Responsible for administration of immunizations. Performs exit interviews which include but is not limited to completing MD orders, giving meds, processing referrals, completing and documenting patient education, follows tria
• Location: Gainesville, lake city
• Post ID: 21903967 gainesville