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    Summary

    This position is located at one of the Service Unit Hospitals or clinics under the Navajo Area Indian Health Service, in the Division of Public Health. The primary purpose of this position is to perform four major functional areas of Community Intervention, Public Health education, nursing care, and quality management.

    Note: This is an Open Continuous announcement, applicants will be referred when vacancies occur.

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    Responsibilities

    This position will support efforts related to the COVID-19 public health emergency.

    • Design program plans to mobilize community partnerships and resources for a plan of action to address emerging infectious and communicable diseases and problems.
    • Conduct and participate in community assessment to define interventions by identifying subpopulations at risk for disease and/or disability. Implement a surveillance method for community health trends and status. Evaluate health trends and risk factors.
    • Provide health education to individuals, families and community groups in various settings. Inform, educate, and empower people to make appropriate and informed decisions about health issues.
    • Develop, implements and evaluate plans of care. Consult with health care team members to administer the therapeutic measures as prescribed by the health team.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

  • Job family (Series)

    0610 Nurse

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/558631600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.