Position : Population Health Nurse
Associate’s Degree Nursing.
1 year RN experience.
Alaska RN License, Basic Life Support.
NRP may be required.
Serves patients by visiting homes; determining patient and family needs; developing health care plans; providing nursing services and treatments; referring patients with social and emotional problems to other community agencies.
Helps the community health care team by coordinating assessment, planning, and providing of needed health and related services; participating in case conferences with physicians, hospital and rehabilitative personnel, and representative of other agencies.
Provides health information by instructing family in care and rehabilitation of patient; maintaining health and prevention of disease for family members; teaching home nursing, maternal and child care; providing instructions in other subjects related to individual and community welfare.
Safeguards health of children by participating in child health conferences, school health; providing group instruction for parents; conducting immunization programs.