Public Health Nurse II / Maternal Child Health Home Visiting Nurse

Open & closing dates

Sat, 29 Dec 2018 to Fri, 18 Jan 2019 23:59:00

Fairfax County

Health Department

Salary

$58,452 to $97,421 (per year)

Appointment type

FT Salary W BN

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Maternal Child Health home visiting Public Health Nurse II assigned to a program (Nurse-Family Partnership, Maternal Child Health Field, or Healthy Families) provides a variety of community health services to diverse and high risk pregnant women and their families using a multidisciplinary approach, including outreach, case-finding, health promotion, anticipatory guidance and education, case management and disease prevention. Identifies, screens, and assesses clients for health risks and implements public health nursing interventions that focus on positive pregnancy and infant/child health outcomes. Provides parenting education, child health and development screening, evaluation and consultation. Possesses a knowledge of community resources and refers clients as necessary. Collaborates with other professionals to assure appropriate care is provided, coordinates multi-disciplinary services, and supports families in attaining their targeted goals.