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Local Health Nurse I

General Duties include: This position serves under the direction of the Nursing Supervisor. Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to; Provide basic entry level nursing care and assessments to the client consistent with the Public Health Practice Reference, Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice. Establish policies, procedures and licensing laws. Document services provided to the client according to standards of the Core Clinical Service Guide (CCSG) and Administrative Reference (AR). Maintain confidentiality and privacy according to guidelines. Develop and conduct educational counseling and teaching activities for individual clients and families. Utilize basic awareness of community resources and complete required trainings.

Special Requirements: (Age, Licensure, Regulation, Etc.) Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state or provisional license in Kentucky, meeting all requirements of KRS 314.041.

Starting Salary $33,345/ Annually – negotiable with additional experience    Grade 15


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Equal Opportunity Employer.

Applicants and employees in all classifications are required to submit to a criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen.

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Completed Applications can be:


Emailed to:


Faxed To:

(270) 887-4165

Attention: Joshua Mosby


 Mailed To:

Christian County Health Department

Attention: Joshua Mosby  

P.O. Box 647

Hopkinsville, KY 42240  

Employment Contact:

Joshua L. Mosby

Human Resource Manager

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Christian County Health Department
PO BOX 647 / 1700 Canton Street
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
Phone: 270-887-4160
Fax: 270-887-4165
Oak Grove WIC Clinic
240 Thompsonville Lane
Oak Grove, KY 42262
Phone: 270-640-6022