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Purchase District Health Department positions have to be applied for through www.mykentucky.gov unless otherwise noted. Instructions for www.mykentucky.gov are available here: Application Instructions PDHD

 

NURSE SUPERVISOR I OR II HICKMAN COUNTY (CLINTON LOCATION)

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: You MUST apply online by visiting: www.mykentucky.gov. 

NURSE SUPERVISOR I: SALARY: (MIN-MID) $19.38-$24.73

NURSE SUPERVISOR I: Under limited supervision of the Nurse Supervisor II, Nurse Administrator, Director of Nursing or designee provides direct supervision of assigned nursing and other agency staff, including the completion of performance evaluations. May coordinate specific program areas, such as Home Health, HANDS or School Health. May provide direct client care as needed and time permits. Performs other duties as assigned.
Qualifications:
EDUCATION: See Special Requirements
EXPERIENCE: Three (3) years of Registered Nurse (RN) experience.
SUBSTITUTION CLAUSE: EDUCATION: N/A
EXPERIENCE: BSN may substitute for one (1) year required experience. Master’s Degree in Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Education or Public Health may substitute for two (2) years experience.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.) Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state.

NURSE SUPERVISOR II: SALARY: (MIN-MID) $20.79-$26.61

NURSE SUPERVISOR II: Under limited supervision of Nurse Administrator, Director of Nursing or designee performs multiple supervisory tasks, including direct supervision and completion of performance evaluations for assigned staff. Has gained supervisory experience and performs with a high level of competency based upon increased level of experience and judgment. May coordinate specific program areas, such as Home Health, HANDS or School Health and may provide direct client care as needed and time permits.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS ARE COMPREHENSIVE
EDUCATION: See Special Requirements
EXPERIENCE: Three (3) years of Registered Nurse (RN) experience of which one (1) year includes supervisory experience.
SUBSTITUTION CLAUSE:
EDUCATION: N/A
EXPERIENCE: BSN may substitute for one (1) year required experience. Master’s Degree in Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Education or Public Health may substitute for two (2) years experience.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state.

 

HANDS SUPERVISOR

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: You MUST apply online by visiting: www.mykentucky.gov. 

SALARY: (MIN-MID) $14.78-$18.63

Using expertise of the program, perform duties related to supervising the daily administration and program staff in Health Access Nurturing Development Services (HANDS) program. Provide early childhood education and support services to eligible clients involving infant and toddlers from birth up to three (3) years of age and/or referrals to other agency health care programs and services.
Prepare statistical program reports, assisting with preparation of program budgets as required and providing coordination of program services with other programs or agencies.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or Nursing. See special requirements.
EXPERIENCE: Three (3) years of professional experience in public or community health agency or similar capacity that would
demonstrate the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities.
SUBSTITUTION CLAUSE: See below.
EDUCATION: Master’s Degree in Public Health, Business Administration or Human Services related field may substitute for one (1) year experience.
EXPERIENCE: Associate Degree in Nursing with Licensure in Kentucky or compact state and five (5) years of professional experience in public health, community health agency or similar capacity that would demonstrate the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities will sub for education and experience requirement.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.) Must be a licensed Social Worker or licensed Registered Nurse in Kentucky or compact state to supervise and conduct performance evaluations for staff that delivers direct services.

HANDS Family Support Worker I/Home Visitor

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: You MUST apply online by visiting: www.mykentucky.gov. 

SALARY: (MIN-MID) ) $10.10-$12.41

CHARACTERISTICS OF THE CLASS: CHARACTERISTICS OF A CLASS ARE GENERAL STATEMENTS INDICATING THE LEVEL OF RESPONSIBILITY AND DISCRETION OF POSITIONS IN THAT JOB CLASSIFICATION.
Responsible for initiating and maintaining regular and long-term contact and provide support to eligible parents during the prenatal period and extending up to but not inclusive of the child’s second birthday. The entry-level incumbent would participate in on the job training programs to become knowledgeable in introducing parenting skills to empower families to make their own decisions while remaining non-judgmental of families they serve.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
EDUCATION: High School diploma or GED.
EXPERIENCE: (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.) Experience in a Social or other health related field such as but not limited to working with children, teens and adults in a daycare, medical office or facility, school, etc. that provides a medical or community support service.
SUBSTITUTION CLAUSE: N/A
EDUCATION: Education from an accredited college or university in a health related or Social and Behavioral Science field may substitute for the required experience.
EXPERIENCE: N/A
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be 18 years of age. Must have telephone accessibility. Must have reliable transportation and valid Driver’s License. Criminal background check.

 

SENIOR SUPPORT SERVICES ASSOCIATE I-CLINICAL

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: You MUST apply online by visiting: www.mykentucky.gov.

The Purchase District Health Department is accepting applications for a full-time Senior Support Services Associate I-Clinical primarily located at the McCracken County Office but will be required to travel to other offices as needed.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: registering patients for various services and programs provided by the local health department, establishing a medical record by compiling all the necessary forms for registering patients, interviewing the patient to obtain pertinent non-medical information used for identification and income status according to agency and program policy, make follow up appointments, and collecting a fee for the services rendered.  Performs other duties as assigned. This is an entry level position under moderate supervision. This is an entry level position under moderate supervision.

Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED.

SALARY:  (MIN-MID)  $10.10-$12.41 based on education and experience, 5% increase at successful completion of probationary period. Excellent fringe benefit package.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

• Retirement• Health Insurance• Life Insurance• Paid Time Off• And additional benefits

Schedule:• Monday to Friday. Must have reliable transportation. Travel may be required. Travel is reimbursed per Purchase District Health Department policies and guidelines.

Work Remotely:• No

SENIOR SUPPORT SERVICES ASSOCIATE II-CLINICAL

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: You MUST apply online by visiting: www.mykentucky.gov.

The Purchase District Health Department is accepting applications for a full-time Senior Support Services Associate II-Clinical primarily located at the McCracken County Office but will be required to travel to other offices as needed.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: registering patients for various services and programs provided by the local health department, establishing a medical record by compiling all the necessary forms for registering patients, interviewing the patient to obtain pertinent non-medical information used for identification and income status according to agency and program policy, make follow up appointments, and collecting a fee for the services rendered.  Performs other duties as assigned. The employee also demonstrates the ability to solve routine problems that occur.

Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED and Two (2) years of professional business or public administrative experience in a medical, hospital or administrative office environment using electronic office equipment and professional software. One (1) of the two (2) years experience must be in medical coding and billing, accounting, or bookkeeping.

SALARY:  (MIN-MID)  $10.40-$12.82, based on education and experience, 5% increase at successful completion of probationary period. Excellent fringe benefit package.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

• Retirement• Health Insurance• Life Insurance• Paid Time Off• And additional benefits

Schedule:• Monday to Friday. Must have reliable transportation. Travel may be required. Travel is reimbursed per Purchase District Health Department policies and guidelines.

Work Remotely:• No

 

LOCAL HEALTH NURSE-I

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: You MUST apply online by visiting: www.mykentucky.gov.

Provides entry-level nursing functions and services to individuals and families under close supervision in a clinic or community setting. The nurse in this classification would receive job specific training in the requirements and scope of practice of the various assigned health department programs and services.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION: See Special Requirements

EXPERIENCE: None

SUBSTITUTION CLAUSE: N/A

EDUCATION: N/A

EXPERIENCE: N/A

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.) Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state or provisional license in Kentucky, meeting all requirements of KRS 314.041.

POST EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS:
Must maintain current RN licensure in Kentucky or compact state. Must complete required annual updates.

Salary (MIN-MID) 16.29-19.46 based on education and experience, 5% increase at successful completion of probationary period. Excellent fringe benefit package.

LOCAL HEALTH NURSE-II

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: You MUST apply online by visiting: www.mykentucky.gov.

Provides basic nursing functions and services to individuals and families under moderate supervision in a clinic, school or community setting.

Minimum Requirements

EDUCATION: See Special Requirements
EXPERIENCE: One (1) year of Registered Nurse (RN) experience.
SUBSTITUTION CLAUSE:
EDUCATION: N/A
EXPERIENCE: BSN or Master’s Degree in Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Education or Public Health may substitute
for the one (1) year required experience.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.) Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state.

POST EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS:
Must maintain current RN licensure in Kentucky or compact state. Must complete required annual updates.

Salary (MIN-MID) $17.12-21.28 based on education and experience. 5% increase at successful completion of probationary period. Excellent fringe benefit package.

 

HANDS PARENT VISITOR

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: You MUST apply online by visiting: www.mykentucky.gov.

The Purchase District Health Department is seeking qualified applicants for a Parent Visitor for the HANDS program. Duties include, but not limited to, providing one on one visits with first time new mothers, multigravidas, and their infants, teaching HANDS materials, and case management. This is a full-time, benefit position, based at the McCracken Co Health Dept.

Education and experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Nursing or Early Childhood Education. OR A Bachelor’s degree in a Social or Behavioral Science related field may also be considered with one (1) year experience performing case management services or a master’s degree in Human Services may substitute for the one (1) year of experience. Associate degree in Early Childhood Development and two (2) years of public health, early childhood or education experience may sub for education. Associate degree in Nursing with licensure in Kentucky or a compact state and two (2) years of public health experience will substitute for education.

Salary MIN-MID $12.57-$15.32 based on education and experience. 5% increase at successful completion of probationary period. Excellent fringe benefit package.

Job Type: Full-time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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