Registered Nurse The State of Oklahoma - Muskogee, OK
Company: The State of Oklahoma
Posted on: January 10, 2022
State Department of Health
3/18/2021 08:00:00 AM
Up to $55,028.60, 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 Adair, Cherokee, Haskell, McIntosh, Muskogee, Okfuskee,
Okmulgee, and Sequoyah County Health Departments. This is an
unclassified position in state government, located in Muskogee, OK.
This is an unclassified position (PIN#34000137) 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 $55,028.60, based on education
Provide direct or indirect professional nursing services in a
variety of settings. This includes providing nursing assessments,
planning, interventions, evaluations, health related education,
case management, and execution of the medical regime including
administering medications and treatments prescribed by any person
authorized to prescribe by state law. In addition, this position
will serve to meet the expanded need in response to the COVID-19
Duties include, but are not limited to:
---Assesses health status of individuals, families, and
communities; develops plans and implements appropriate nursing
- Evaluates and determines health resources necessary to meet
individual, family and community health needs.
- Delivers professional nursing care in an assigned unit, clinic,
home, or other setting.
- Educates individuals, families, communities, and members of the
health care team about the principles of disease prevention and
- Provides supervision to other professional or paraprofessional
personnel; collaborates with other professionals in the management
of health care.
- Delegate tasks that may safely be performed by others,
consistent with educational preparation and that do not conflict
with the provisions of the Oklahoma Nursing Practice Act.
- Assures 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
- Performs specialized nursing functions as educationally
- Other duties as assigned.
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
- Must be able to move to provide examinations 80% of the
- Combination of office and exam offices.
- May be exposed to communicable diseases, bodily fluids, toxic
substances, and medicinal preparations.
- Varied activities including sitting, walking, stooping,
lifting, bending, pushing, and reaching.
- Work related travel required. Applicant must be willing to
perform all job-related travel associated with this position.
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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