The duties are typical for this classification. Incumbents may not perform all of the listed duties and/or may be required to perform additional or different duties from those set forth below to address business needs and changing business practices. Please see Job Duties for details.
Current techniques and practices in advanced first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
General nursing skills required of a Registered Nurse.
A wide variety of health issues such as nutrition, stress management, reproductive health, mental health, communicable diseases, alcohol and substance abuse.
Assessment techniques and nursing interventions for chronic and acute physical, mental, social and emotional problems.
Local health and human care resources.
Principles and procedures of record keeping and filing.
Correctly assess the severity of and adopt an efficient and effective course of action for illnesses, injuries and emergencies.
Provide accurate health information to students, faculty and staff.
Refer patients to appropriate health care provider for definitive care of chronic, serious and suspicious health complaints.
Maintain control in emergency health care situations.
Exercise good judgment and maintain confidentiality in maintaining critical and sensitive information, records, and reports.
Perform basic statistical calculations.
Monitor and maintain appropriate levels of medical supplies and medications.
Understand oral and written directions.
Work independently with minimal supervision.
Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
Education and Experience Guidelines:
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying.
Completion of an Associate Degree from an accredited college with major course work in Nursing; OR completion of coursework in a Diploma program at an accredited college or university with major course work in Nursing or educational coursework leading to licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of California. Bachelor’s degree or higher in Professional Nursing and Public Health Nurse Certification preferred.