Worcester County Health Department
The Worcester County Health Department is located in Snow Hill, Maryland on the beautiful Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland.
Our mission is to promote health, well being, and a safe environment for all of our residents, as well as those who visit our resort areas each season.
We accomplish this by assessing the community's needs, developing appropriate policy to promote health and well being, and providing, or assuring the provision, of needed quality health services. We currently have approx. 275 employees with a variety of educational backgrounds who specialize in such areas as: Environmental Science, Nursing, Social Work, Prevention and Health Promotion, Chemical Dependency Services, Administrative Services, and Mental Health.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability. Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling 410-632-1100 ext. 1221
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LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE I
The main purpose of this full time contractual position will be to perform nursing duties within the Behavioral Health Unit. This position will also provide support for Psychiatrists, Nurse Practitioners, and Behavioral Health Nurses. Services provided include but are not limited to: Medication Reconciliation, collection of blood pressure, height, and weight, health promotion, administering injections, assisting prescribers with refill requests and prior authorizations, helping to manage the caseload, and correspondence with prescribers (Psychiatrists and Nurse Practitioners).
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Deadline to apply: 1/21/2021
COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSE II
Full Time, State Benefits. Occasional weekends and evenings required. Duties include but not limited to providing community health nursing services in Emergency Preparedness (EP) and Communicable Disease (CD) programs to individuals and/or families in the community, through the use of the nursing process. Services provided include, but are not limited to health promotion, health maintenance, health education and management, coordination, and continuity of care in a holistic approach to the management of the health care of individuals, families and groups in the community.
Emergency Preparedness planning will be conducted and documented in written plans in collaboration with other EP Staff with this position maintaining a focus on medical needs assessment, collaboration with partners on medical responses, assurances of appropriate supplies and medical standards of care as related to mitigation, response and recover from all hazards events for the community at large.
Must possess a current license as a Registered Nurse from the Maryland State Board of Nursing. Valid driver’s license required. Background check & drug screening required.
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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.
Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling 410-632-1100 ext. 1221.
Social Worker I, Health Services
Social Worker I, Health Services is a professional clinical social work at the intermediate level providing direct social work services to clients in a special population in a health setting. The work involves no supervisory duties or responsibilities. The nature of the work may require evening and weekend hours. Work is performed in hospitals, residential facilities, clinics or local health units.