Public Health Nurse - Communicable Disease / Immunization Coordinator - Public Health-Healthy Living (NRS-18-349)
Posted on June 12, 2018. Region: Altona, MB
Reporting to the Regional Director Public Health-Healthy Living or the Regional Manager Public Health-Healthy Living, the Public Health Nurse applies public health science and nursing theory to promote, protect and preserve the health of populations. The incumbent links the health and illness experiences of communities, families, and individuals to population health promotion practice. Overall, the Public Health Nurse strives to improve the health of all people and reduce inequities among populations by addressing determinants of health and promoting equitable health outcomes.
The incumbent will exercise the appropriate level of initiative and independent judgment in determining work priorities, work methods to be employed and action to be taken on unusual matters. The position functions in a manner that is consistent with the mission, vision and values; and the policies of Southern Health-Santé Sud.
As a member of a multi-disciplinary team, the Public Health Nurse – Communicable Disease & Immunization works collaboratively with staff, partners and communities to develop, implement and evaluate processes to meet outcomes related to prevention, education, care, research and support for people with and at risk of contracting a communicable disease.
Application Deadline: June 19, 2018 @ 1600 hrs.
Please include Competition Number NRS-18-349 when applying.
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Job type: Part-time