Registered Nurse Coordinator

Description:

State of Arkansas
Department of Human Services
Announces Job Search for Candidates for

Registered Nurse Coordinator

Position No. 22099316

Little Rock, Arkansas

The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) is the state's largest agency with 7,000 employees working in 86 county offices serving more than one million people. Employees work in 10 major divisions and five support offices to provide services to Arkansas citizens. DHS is currently seeking to fill the position of Registered Nurse Coordinator in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Responsibilities:
The Registered Nurse Coordinator is responsible for coordinating public health programs and nursing services in a multi-county area.

Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills:
Knowledge of professional nursing concepts, processes, and procedures. Knowledge of clinical and administrative organizational techniques. Knowledge of public health nursing programs and service delivery. Knowledge of departmental nursing policies and procedures. Ability to plan and develop public health nursing program goals and objectives and coordinate nursing and patient care activities. Ability to monitor and evaluate nursing services and patient care activities and modify program or service delivery. Ability to interpret and apply state and federal regulations and department policy to program planning. Ability to coordinate services with other health professions and community. Ability to prepare and present verbal and written information and reports.

Minimum Qualifications:
The formal education equivalent of a diploma, associate’s, or bachelor’s degree in nursing; plus three years of experience in nursing, including two years of supervisory experience as a nurse in public health.

Special Work Condition/Preferred Qualifications:
Must have at least 4 years as a supervisor and at least 4 years working as an SMQT certified surveyor. Knowledge of the current survey process preferred, as well as the ICF/IID process. Applicants must have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing in accordance with ACA 17-87-301. Must possess a valid Arkansas driver’s license.

Salary/Benefits:
This position provides a competitive starting salary from $71,403.00 - $99,964.00 depending on qualifications, and excellent benefits including group health and life insurance, state retirement plan, and a tax deferred compensation plan, holidays and annual leave time off.

To Apply: APPLY ONLINE AT ark.org/arstatejobs/index.php

Closing Date: 07/19/2019

“The Arkansas Department of Human Services is an equal opportunity employer providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or political affiliation.”

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