Please apply online at https://www.pittcountync.gov/512/Job-Opportunities.
Purpose of Position: Provides Care Coordination for clients in Pitt County who are enrolled in the Community Care Plan (Medicaid – Carolina Access). Provides Care Coordination for Children (CC4C) for children ages 0-3 years identified with or at risk for developmental disabilities and/or chronic illnesses. Provide CC4C for children ages 3-5 years with a diagnosis or a developmental disability and/or chronic illness.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Considerable knowledge of, and skill in, the application of nursing theory, practice, principles, and techniques employed in the field of public health and related programs; considerable knowledge of and ability to apply the principles and practices of public health; knowledge of available resources and organizations and the ability to coordinate these as needed; general knowledge of current social and economic problems relating to public health, including health disparities; ability to plan, coordinate, and oversee the work of others; ability to deal tactfully with others and to exercise good judgment in appraising situations and making decisions; ability to work in partnership with patients and with other service providers to elicit needed information and to maintain effective working relationships; ability to record accurately services rendered and to interpret and explain records, reports, and medical instructions; adequate computer skills to allow communication, patient record documentation, and accessing of information.
Minimum Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing and one year of professional nursing experience. Necessary Special Qualifications: A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Necessary Special Qualification: Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina. NOTE: Will accept applications for a PH Nurse I at salary grade 70 ($53,306 – $84,249) working against a Public Health Nurse II. Minimum Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing. Necessary Special Qualifications: A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Valid North Carolina Driver’s License, proof of Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Varicella. Immunized against Hepatitis B prior to employment or begin upon employment but prior to clinical work.
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