Public Health Nurse I
Davidson County Government - Lexington, NC

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This position involves performing various nursing skills in the Health Department Clinics (Family Planning, General Clinics, Child Health, STD, Maternity, etc.). This nurse will be responsible for interviewing patients, assessing patients, counseling with the patient and providing the appropriate nursing procedures according to the physician's orders. This position will be involved in laboratory procedures.

Education & Experience

Graduation from a four-year college or university with a B.S. degree in nursing which includes a public health nursing rotation; or graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing and one year of professional nursing experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must have a NC drivers license. Bilingual skills a plus.

Special Requirements


Physical Requirements

This position has numerous physical activities including: standing, walking, sitting, stooping, reaching, handling, fingering, feeling, talking, hearing and seeing. This position has activities which expose the nurse to blood and body fluids. The nurse will be provided with protective clothing and equipment.