The Longmeadow Board of Health is seeking a FT Public Health Nurse; 40 hours per week. Position is responsible for ensuring the health and wellness of Longmeadow, Wilbraham, Hampden and Monson residents, including investigating, reporting and analyzing incidences of communicable diseases, performing health screenings and vaccination programs.
Performs community outreach; develops researches and makes presentations on various health education initiatives at Adult Center, assisted living facilities, and other locations. Maintains files; collects fees; assists with medical assistance program applications; and other related administrative duties.
Respond to any MA Department of Public Health (MDPH) and Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) communication drills and attend any nursing public health trainings, emergency preparedness drills, or public health meetings as assigned by the Health Director.
Successful candidate must have a high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations; substantial initiative and judgment; strong organizational skills in a multi-task environment; display cultural competence, clinical and research skills; effective written and oral communication; and be proficient in the use of computer programs and word processing software with advanced Excel/Google Sheets.
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