Registered Nurse - Med Surg
Company: County of El Paso TX
Location: El Paso
Posted on: January 24, 2023
MOS Code: 0944 (Navy), 46Y1A (Airforce), 66B (Army)
Education and Experience:Registered Nurse.
Licenses and Certificates: Licensed to practice as a registered
nurse in the State of Texas by the State Board of Nurse Examiners
or equivalent from a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) state.Texas
Class "C" Driver's License or equivalent from another state.
Under general supervision, assist in providing community health
nursing services in a public health clinic or nursing program.
Conduct comprehensive physical assessments of adults, children and
adolescents to determine general health status, life style health
risk or disease processes and report to nurse supervisor or
physician.Involves:Obtain and record patient's medical history,
immunization status, height, weight, and other information in
accordance to protocol. Assess and record physical, social and
emotional needs.Dispenses prescription and non-prescription drugs
as authorized. Sterilize equipment and supplies for use in
examinations. Maintain records and prepare oral and written
reports, using a computer. Schedule patient appointment and make
home visits to obtain and provide patient information and increase
quality of service. Interface with computer regarding data input
and retrieval for patient records, statistics and clinic
activities.Instruct the public, staff and other groups on topics
such as health education and assist in developing health
improvement programs in cooperation with senior professional
Provide nursing care under medical standing delegation orders
within the County of El Paso.Involves: Coordinate with staffing
companies to deliver nursing care.Assist mass vaccination clinics
and/or screening clinics.Assist in coordinating clinic outreach
programs.Participate in the development and implementation of
strategies and tools that reflect setting up and running
clinics.Identify opportunities to improve on standards or
guidelines of patient care in a clinical setting.Provide
consultation to health care providers, and works to improve
community preparedness.Enhance professional growth and development
through participation in educational programs.
Perform administrative functions as required.Involves:Assist in
setting priorities, policies and procedures to efficiently and
effectively accomplish department's objectives.Process complex
forms requiring verification of accuracy and completeness, such as
applications, patient records, permits and insurance reimbursement.
Perform complex word processing procedures. Perform and checks
arithmetic calculations, codes, numbers, forms, records and
compiles information for reports.
Supervise assigned staff. Involves: schedule, assign, instruct,
guide and check work. Appraise employee performance.Provide for
training and development.Enforce personnel rules and regulations
and work behavior standards firmly and impartially. Counsel,
motivate and maintain harmony. Recommend hiring, termination,
transfers, discipline, merit pay or other employee status
For complete job specifications, clickhere.
Note: This is unclassified contract position. Employment is
predicated on the continuation of state/federal funding.
Note: Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. This position
will close when a preset number of qualified applications have been
Note:Applicants with a foreign degree must have all relevant
documents translated and evaluated by a College, University, or
Credentials Evaluation Services Departmentpriorto submitting them
to the Human Resources Department.
A r--sum-- and/or other documents will not be accepted in lieu of a
completed application. Comments such as "See r--sum--" are not
acceptable and will result in the application being considered
To qualify for this position, required education, experience,
knowledge and skills must be clearly stated on your application's
employment history. We do not use any information on your resume to
review if you meet the minimum qualifications for this
Failure to fully detail all experience and job duties in the
application, or copying/pasting directly from the job
specification, or responses referring to your r--sum-- will
eliminate you from consideration for the position.
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