at City of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois, United States
NURSE PRACTITIONERJob Number:376830
CDPH (Chicago Department of Health)
STI Clinical Services
Number of Positions: 1
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Illinois Nurses Association
Department of Public Health (CDPH) works with communities and partners to create an equitable, safe, resilient, and Healthy Chicago.
Mission: The mission of the Chicago Department of Public Health is to promote and improve health by engaging residents, communities, and partners in establishing and implementing policies and services that prioritize residents and communities
Interviews patients and conducts basic physical examinations to identify health problems
Assesses data and determines the health status of patients
Subject to a physician's review, orders and interprets laboratory and diagnostic tests and procedures
Diagnoses and treats common illnesses and injuries
Develops and implement treatment plans;
Monitor patient's progress;
Prescribes and administers medications and drugs;
Refers to patients for specialized attention where needed;
Confers with medical providers on cases with acute and chronic conditions;
Counsels and educates individuals on the prevention on illnesses and the promotion, restoration, and maintenance of health.
NOTE: The list of essential duties is not intended to be inclusive; other duties may be essential to particular positions within the class.
Location: Austin-4909 W. Division, Lakeview-2849 N. Clark, Roseland-200 E. 115th
Workdays: M, W, F 8-4, Tue, Thurs 9-5, 10-6
THIS POSITION IS IN THE CAREER SERVICE
Education, Training, and Experience
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master's degree in Nursing with certification as a Nurse Practitioner in a specialized area is required. Must be licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Nurse.
Applicants must possess a valid State of Illinois Registered Nurse license at the time of employment.
This position requires applicants tocomplete an interview. Interviewed candidates possessing the qualifications best suited to fulfill the responsibilities of the position will be hired.
Preference will be given to those who possess:
Needs to be able to use the speculum in conducting a basic female examination
Ability to conduct blood draws/administer vaccines.
Basic knowledge of STI and medications for STI treatment. Knowledge of EMR systems used for patient documentation
Possess FPA (full practice authority)
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER WORK REQUIREMENTS
Excellent managerial, administration, and interpersonal skills
Ability to work strategically and collaboratively across departments
Effective, versatile, and action-oriented
Demonstrated integrity, professionalism, sound judgment, and leadership
The ability to work well with diverse groups and individuals
VETERANS PREFERENCE NOTE:The City of Chicago offers Veterans Preference to both current, active military personnelANDmilitary personnelwho have served in the Armed Forces of the United Statesand have received an honorable or general discharge.Eligible candidates musthave at least six months of active duty documented. In order to receivethe veteran's preference,candidatesneed to indicate whether or notthey are a veteran by answering "yes" or "no" to the question onthe onlineapplication that asks, "Are you currently serving on active duty for at least six months in the Armed Forces of the United StatesORhave you served in the Armed Forces of the United States on active dutyfor at leastsix months and received an honorable or general discharge?" In addition,you must attach documentation to verify your military service. For veterans,you must attach a copy of your DD214 to your online application which includescharacter ofservice statusORa letter from the United States Veterans Administration on official stationery stating dates of service and character of service. For active military personnel, you mustattach a letter from your Commanding Officer on official stationery verifyingyour active duty, length of service, and character of servicein the Armed Forces of the United StatesANDa copy of your military ID to your online application. Failure to answer the question and attachthe required documentation will result in you not being considered for the Veterans Preference.
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The City of Chicago is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Military Friendly Employer