Registered Nurse II The State of Oklahoma - Muskogee, OK
Company: The State of Oklahoma
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Registered Nurse II
State Department of Health
3/30/2021 08:00:00 AM
Up to $55,028.67 based on education and experience.
Full or Part Time
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The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to
providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens. The mission
of the Department of Health is to promote, protect and improve the
health of all Oklahomans through strategies that focus on
preventing disease and injuries.
OSDH is seeking a full time Registered Nurse II providing support
to the Children First Program working out of the Okmulgee County
Health Department in Muskogee, OK. This is an unclassified position
(PIN 34003713) in state government. OSDH offers a comprehensive
Benefits Package, including a generous benefit allowance to offset
the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible
dependents. For more information about the benefit allowance [click
here]. The annual salary for this position is up to $55,028.67,
based on education and experience.
Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities for
providing direct or indirect professional nursing services in a
variety of settings. This position conducts home visits in varied
counties to provide parent education and support to first time
parents utilizing the Nurse-Family Partnership Model. Children
First Program education includes healthy living during pregnancy,
fetal development, child growth and development, strong
parent-child relationships, goal setting, problem solving, and
community resource identification.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
---Assess health status of individuals, families, and communities;
develops plans and implements appropriate nursing
- Evaluate and determine health resources necessary to meet
individual, family and community health needs.
- Deliver professional nursing care in an assigned unit, clinic,
home, or other setting.
- Educate individuals, families, communities, and members of the
health care team about the principles of disease prevention and
- Provide supervision to other professional or paraprofessional
personnel; collaborate with other professionals in the management
of health care.
- Delegate tasks as may safely be performed by others, consistent
with educational preparation and that do not conflict with the
provisions of the Oklahoma Nursing Practice Act.
- Assure quality health care through use of various measures such
as record review, peer review, direct observation, and assessment
of individual, family, and community for the desired
- Perform specialized nursing functions as educationally
- Other duties as assigned.
---Demonstrates knowledge of and supports mission, vision, value
statements, standards, policies and procedures, operating
instructions, confidentiality standards, and the code of ethical
- Works effectively in team environment, participating and
assisting their peers.
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a
comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities
that are required of the employee for this job. Duties,
responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or
Education and Experience
Requirements consist of possession of a valid Oklahoma license as a
registered nurse as approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing or,
Registered Nurse License recognized by the Enhanced Nurse Licensure
Compact (eNLC) and one year of professional nursing experience, OR,
a Bachelor's in Nursing and possession of a valid permanent
Oklahoma license as a Registered Nurse as approved by the Oklahoma
Board of Nursing or, Registered Nurse License recognized by the
Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC).
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Required at this level include knowledge of professional nursing
theory, practices, and techniques; of health promotion and disease
prevention; of nursing management of available health care
resources; of nutrition and diet therapy; and of the functions of
various clinical departments. Ability is required to assist in the
development, organization, and implementation of an effective
nursing care plan; to provide education and training; to assess
condition and needs of patients, families and communities
appropriate to the care setting; to take appropriate intervention;
to counsel and teach patients and families; and to provide
direction or guidance to non-licensed personnel in assigned area of
responsibility to ensure quality care. In addition, this job
requires, knowledge of available health programs and resources; of
federal and state rules and regulations concerning health services;
of accreditation, certification and licensure standards; of
preventive health practices; of principles and methods of teaching;
of nursing standards; and of nursing policies and procedures.
Ability is required to develop, plan, and implement an effective
nursing care program and to provide education and training.
Physical Demands and Work Environment
Combination of office, vehicle, and homes. May be exposed to
communicable diseases, bodily fluids, toxic substances, and
medicinal preparations. Hepatitis B vaccination and TB test
required. Varied activities including sitting, walking, stooping,
lifting, bending, pushing, and reaching. Exposed to inclement
weather conditions while driving to and from office, homes and
daycares. Work related travel required.
If education, certification or licensure is required to meet
qualifications, applicants must provide documentation at the time
All applicants are subject to a background check and must be
legally authorized to work in the United States without visa
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT WORKING AT THE OKLAHOMA STATE
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CLICK HERE
Please read instructions carefully and include all required
documents when you submit your application.
No additional information will be accepted after the application
has been submitted.
Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in
the Classified Service.
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