Jobs Registered Nurse - Part-Time WIC

Department
Women, Infant & Children (WIC)

Salary
$30.67 - $39.26/hour

Status
Part-time

Location
300 W. Broadway, Ste #9, Council Bluffs, IA

Posted
1/10/2022
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Summary

Are you a Registered Nurse who wants to work PART-TIME in a fulfilling and rewarding workplace that you will find challenging, alongside people who have as much compassion as you? If so, apply to join the Pottawattamie County WIC [Women, Infant, & Child] Program to create a healthier, stronger community!

The Pottawattamie County WIC Program is announcing the hiring of a Registered NurseThis is a part-time position that will work an average of 14 to 16 hours per week.

This position is responsible for completing the medical component of the certification process and acts as a medical resource person for the agency.

Application review will begin on January 24, 2022 until position is filled. 

Essential Functions

Conducting the following assessment for determining medical risk:  measuring length/height and weight, performing hemoglobin test, and completing health questionnaire.
 
Functioning as a competent professional authority for determination of program eligibility and certification.
 
Obtains  individual anthropometric, and biochemical data.
 
Certifying or denying participation in the program on the basis of nutritional risk.
 
Refers WIC participants to other sources of health care as needed, and provides documentation and follow-up of all referrals made.
 
Attends in-service meetings.
 
Assess the competency of LPN to perform clinic tasks and be available for consultation (does not have to be on site).

Provides health education orientation and general medical in-services to agency staff.
 
Assists with the overall functioning of the WIC clinic and performs other duties as needed.

Essential Knowledge, Experience, and Ability

Ability to work with general public who possess varied educational, economic and ethnic backgrounds.   Ability to work effectively with people and convey information in most effective manner.   Willing to travel to WIC clinics and out-of-town meetings/training sessions.

Essential Education, Certification, and/or Licenses

Must have RN license in the state of Iowa.

For me, it is the satisfaction of helping the community, and providing service both here and in Eastern Pottawattamie County at the Avoca Courthouse.

Lea, Treasurer
Treasurer
44 Years with Pottawattamie County
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