Public Health Nurse Resume Samples

A Public Health Nurse is indulged in improving the health and well-being of communities. These Nurses prevent injury and illness by educating the public on various relevant areas. The roles and responsibilities described in the Public Health Nurse Resume include – identifying the health needs, making physical activity plans, drafting obesity diets, promoting self-care programs, supporting people suffering from cardiovascular disease, maintaining a good relationship with partners and other organizations, completing statistical returns and identifying areas of improvement.

To make a career as a Public Health Nurse, candidates have to groom their skills and abilities in areas like – the ability to promote a healthy lifestyle in people, educate people on ill-health and long-term illness, knowledge of disaster stages, knowledge of various medical aspects and ability to program group activities. The minimum level of education needed for this post is an Associate’s degree or a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing.

 

Public Health Nurse Resume

Summary : A dedicated individual, who has extensive experience and training in prenatal and mother-baby care and teaching. Uses communication, critical thinking and leadership to gain the respect of patients and co-workers. A true self-starter, that works well individually or collaborating with team efforts.

Skills : Aseptic Technique for Surgical Cases, Scrub and Assist Surgical Cases, Care of the Postpartum Mother/Baby Patients, Surgical Patients. Medication Administration.

Description :

    1. Deliver family planning and STD services, including interviewing patients to gather medical histories, collecting objective medical information as well.
    2. Provide PHRM (perinatal high-risk management) services to maternity and infant patients determined to be at high risk, including performing physical and developmental assessments.
    3. Assess the need for and administer a variety of adult and age-appropriate pediatric immunizations.
    4. Providing accompanying patient counseling and information, as well as immunization documentation, including 121 immunization compliance forms.
    5. Perform well-child health exams and development screenings, including interviewing parents and children to compile medical histories.
    6. Manage the care of tuberculosis infection and disease cases, including providing directly observed medication therapy, and appropriate follow up, as necessary.
    7. Provide WIC services, including presenting nutrition and dietary education as well as general health information and recommendations.
    8. Perform a variety of other clinical services, including patient follow-up; tuberculosis skin testing, repeat newborn genetic screenings and follow-up, and other duties as required.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS


Public Health Nurse I Resume

Summary : Fresh and ambitious Registered Nurse with 10 plus years of Public Health Nursing experience in providing compassionate care to multicultural populations. Trained and experienced in providing nursing services to the adult population with physical, emotional and behavioral problems.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Patient Care.

Description :

    1. Provide and coordinate medical seminars to educate the public about illnesses and health conditions.
    2. Provide preventive care to the needy and vulnerable in the community, and emotional support to family members and patients.
    3. Patient Care Service patients by visiting their homes assessing patients and their family's needs.
    4. Recording medical history and symptoms of patients developing care plans, providing nursing services and treatment.
    5. Arrange convalescent and rehabilitative care for the sick and injured persons by cooperating with families, community agencies and medical professionals.
    6. Improve quality results by studying, recording, evaluating and recommending changes in the process.
    7. Provide medical treatment and assistance depending on the patient's needs for Surgical wounds care. 
    8. Documents actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and patient records.
    9. Keep supplies ready by assessing the inventory stock, placing orders and verifying receipt.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS


Public Health Nurse-RN Resume

Summary : As a Registered Nurse with over 30+ years of diverse experience, seeking a career opportunity that would expand on many different skills and abilities.

Skills : Customer Service, Nursing Process, Case Management.

Description :

    1. Problem-solving, decision making and coordinating with family and other agencies to develop care plans to meet the health and safety needs of clients.
    2. Familiar and proficient in referrals and collaborating with a variety of providers and community resources to meet client needs.
    3. Working with state laws and the state customized living tool for assisted livings.
    4. Worked with assisted living staff to facilitate waivers to assist in meeting their client's health and safety needs.
    5. Attend care conferences at Nursing Homes, assisted living settings, and Adult Foster Care. 
    6. Identify needed supplies/equipment and set up payment and ordering of supplies/equipment.
    7. Communicated with and problem solved with physicians from many clinics to attain and implement MD orders for clients in their homes.
    8. Ordered and setup medications to assist in medication compliance with clients.
    9. Have trained, oriented, and supervised HHA's to provide needed care to home care clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BSN

Public Health Nurse-Temp Resume

Objective : Seeking a challenging new graduate position in acute health care. Experienced in providing direct care to a multicultural special needs patient population. A patient-oriented, adapt to change easily and have a strong desire for continuous learning.

Skills : Microsoft Office-Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, EMR, BLS Can read, write, and speak Korean fluently. Completion of SafeCare Training, UCSD Medical Research.

Description :

    1. Assess and evaluate the health and development status of pupils for the purpose of identifying physical disorders and other factors affecting the learning process.
    2. Communicate with the primary care provider, contribute significant information in order to modify the pupil's individualized education/health plan.
    3. Execute student health screenings with appropriate referrals and follow-up, health problems or special needs, for the purpose of ensuring compliance.
    4. Monitor student immunization compliance by reviewing immunization records of every student and take corrective actions to comply with state-mandated immunization.
    5. Monitor all student medications administered at the school level as prescribed by a physician for the purpose of ensuring compliance with state law.
    6. Maintain a daily log of medication administered.
    7. Respond to medical emergency situations for the purpose of addressing immediate safety concerns.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Public Health Nurse-Associate Resume

Headline : A caring and patient-nurse looking for an FT or PT nursing or medical administrative position. Having Skill and experience in medical, pediatric, and oncological nursing care. Attended health care management and leadership courses. Trained preceptor for new hires and nursing students. Training instructor for pediatric skills lab, TB skin testing, chemotherapy spill drill, restraint use, and blood glucose monitoring.

Skills : Attention to Detail, Autonomous, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Identifies adverse findings during initial assessments and takes appropriate actions in accordance with policies and procedures.
    2. Documents information during initial and ongoing assessments in accordance with policies and procedures.
    3. Prioritizes assignments in accordance with program manual guidelines and standards and community public health needs.
    4. Manages a caseload of patients or consults on patients within an assigned geographical area by determining priorities for the follow-up of patients' physical and mental health problems.
    5. Performs and interprets diagnostic procedures and administers therapeutic treatments and preventive measures in accordance with medical orders or standardized procedures.
    6. Collaborates with patients and providers to identify needs and desired outcomes based on patients' value and belief systems.
    7. Researches and reviews current trends and practices in the field of public health in order to identify appropriate nursing interventions.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Public Health Nurse II Resume

Objective : Currently working as a Lead Research Nurse, responsible for coordinating and managing clinical trials in our dept. Also, conduct frequent audits across the board for all research studies done at our facility. Background experience includes critical care, public health nursing, and pharmacovigilance drug safety coordinator.

Skills : Research Training, Communication, Organizational, Observation, Multitasking, Analysis, Interpersonal, Team Player, Detail-Oriented, Data entry, Cultural Sensitivity, Computer Literate, Stress management, Managerial.

Description :

    1. Provided comprehensive nursing services in preventive health, home health, school and clinic programs including assessment, diagnosis, and prevention services to individuals, and groups. 
    2. Developed, implemented, and evaluated the individualized plan of care based on assessment.
    3. Implemented a plan of care by performing skilled nursing services and ongoing an evaluation.
    4. Conducted health assessments in clinics, including conducting physical assessments, obtaining blood pressure, temperature, measurements, and other data.
    5. Administered immunizations, TB and STD medications, educated clients on potential side effects and monitoring for adverse reactions.
    6. Responsible for Vaccine Management, Storage and Handling.
    7. Investigated and monitored reports of communicable diseases such as measles, hepatitis, sexually transmitted diseases, and tuberculosis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Assistant Public Health Nurse Resume

Objective : Currently working as a Lead Research Nurse, responsible for coordinating and managing clinical trials in our dept. Also, conduct frequent audits across the board for all research studies done at our facility.

Skills : Patient Education, Medication Administration, Healthcare Information Technology, Customer Service, Research, BLS, Case Management.

Description :

    1. Provided comprehensive nursing services in preventive health, home health, school and clinic programs including assessment, diagnosis, teaching, counseling, and prevention services.
    2. Developed, implemented, and evaluated the individualized plan of care based on assessment.
    3. Implemented a plan of care by performing skilled nursing services and ongoing an evaluation.
    4. Conducted health assessments in clinics, including conducting physical assessments, obtaining blood pressure, temperature, measurements, and other data.
    5. Developing information on healthy history, diet history, and family health status.
    6. Administered immunizations, TB and STD medications, educated clients on potential side effects and monitoring for adverse reactions.
    7. Responsible for Vaccine Management, Storage and Handling.
    8. Investigated and monitored reports of communicable diseases such as measles, hepatitis, sexually transmitted diseases, and tuberculosis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Lead Public Health Nurse Resume

Summary : Offer solid and progressive training as a compassionate healthcare professional, including expertise within organizational, time-management and patient care capacities. In-depth expertise in identifying emergency situations and expediting quality patient treatment procedures.

Skills : Phlebotomy, Triaging, Medical Chart Review, Maternity, Public Health, Case Managing.

Description :

    1. Responsible for giving childhood and adult immunizations and tuberculosis screening and skin tests.
    2. Providing service in the Maternity clinic and Sexually transmitted Disease Clinic Act as a case manager for maternity and tuberculosis client.
    3. Preforming health assessment on refugee and asylee clients.
    4. Proving health education to mostly poverty-stricken and immigrants Served as a clinic nurse at the district.
    5. Provides a variety of community health services to a diverse population in a clinic setting using a multi-disciplinary approach.
    6. Services and interventions include outreach, case finding, health promotion, education, care coordination, and disease prevention for children, adults, families, and communities.
    7. Participates in marketing and outreach activities to increase public awareness of health issues and services available.
    8. Cooperates and collaborates with community resources to provide referrals for clients and families.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MHM

Public Health Nurse-Part Time Resume

Summary : Seeking to expand nursing knowledge, leadership responsibilities and abilities within the Aesthetics Medicine Profession.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Horizon Clinical Software, Data Entry, Research.

Description :

    1. Conduct an initial and ongoing comprehensive assessment of health history including present illness, medications, allergies, vaccination status, psychosocial, and family history.
    2. Make appropriate referral and linkage to community and local agencies based on current/potential needs and risk factors.
    3. Extensive knowledge and skills in maternal and child health, program development and implementation, and quality improvement.
    4. Provide evidence-based interventions, identify, interpret, and implement public health laws, regulations, policies and procedures/protocols.
    5. Performed as Acting PHN Supervisor for 2 1/2 months in the absence of immediate supervisor.
    6. Effectively lead and participated in collaboration with colleagues and stakeholders in order to provide guidance and support toward improving the health status of the community/client and family.
    7. Provided technical supervision to lower-level nursing employees and ancillary staff.
    8. Provided direction, leadership, guidance, and intervention.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate

Public Health Nurse-LPN Resume

Summary : Currently looking for a public health educator role, other interests include tuberculosis, hospice, oncology, and palliative care. Additionally, a recipient of the Department of Health and Human Services HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program.

Skills : Very Organized, Attention to Detail, Good with people.

Description :

    1. Review records and provide immunizations for children and adults in regular and travel immunization clinics.
    2. Provide health promotion education in community settings to include schools, senior centers, libraries, and childcare centers.
    3. Conduct home visits with pregnant and new moms and babies as well as adults and families that have been referred for assistance with coordination of care or resource referral.
    4. Work in collaboration with community partners to provide health fair screenings and education and outreach.
    5. Developed new and innovative ways to provide services for populations that have difficulty accessing services.
    6. Work autonomously to coordinate programs effectively and efficiently within the public health nursing budget.
    7. Provided leadership and mentoring for newly hired public health nurses.
    8. Developed relationships with other divisions and services within the health department and community partners to provide ongoing services and programs to the community.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Public Health Nurse-CHHA Resume

Headline : With bachelor's degrees in both nursing and accounting, in addition to a combination of public health and hospital nursing experience, one is eager to serve the families of the area by providing holistic health care and health education.

Skills : Accounting, Attention To Detail.

Description :

    1. Administered vaccines to patients from 2 months of age through the life span.
    2. Responsible for the Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Program, which follows pregnant Hepatitis B+ women and their infants.
    3. Responsible for rabies post-exposure prophylaxis investigation and working with clients and area providers to get the necessary rabies vaccine.
    4. Responsible for yearly immunization policy rewrites and updates as needed.
    5. Provided health education to the general public and to area medical providers as needed for immunizations and perinatal Hepatitis B.
    6. Worked on committees within the Health District involved in National Accreditation for the Health District and development and implementation of the immunization portion.
    7. Directly supervised 4 employees, including scheduling issues, discipline, and evaluations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Public Health Nurse-Team Leader Resume

Objective : Friendly and enthusiastic Registered Nurse with 3 years of specialization in medical/surgical. Able to learn new tasks quickly and proficient in growing key customer relationships. Represent establishment with friendly, professional demeanor at all times.

Skills : Computer Skills, Customer Service, Supervisory, Care Coordination.

Description :

    1. Provide care coordination services to eligible children aged birth to 20 years with special health care needs and their families from diverse backgrounds.
    2. Assist families in accessing healthcare and resources for assistance with obtaining equipment, medication, employment, housing, respite care, and disability services.
    3. Complete home and office visits to enroll clients age birth to 20 years for care coordination services.
    4. Complete home and office visit annually to assess the client and family needs, the complete transition for clients aged 15 to 20 years.
    5. Complete required six-month contact with families to update plans of care and health care needs.
    6. Provide first aid to staff for work-related injury and referred to workers comp provider.
    7. Participate in quarterly community outreach activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Junior Public Health Nurse Resume

Headline : Seeking a challenging registered nursing position to utilize education, patient care skills, and experience.

Skills : Vietnamese, MS Office, Typing, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Plans implements and evaluates school health education programs.
    2. Ensures the safety of children throughout the school day in compliance with the Nurse Practice Act.
    3. Develops and implements health care plans for children with chronic conditions who are attending school.
    4. Provides training in seizure, diabetes and epinephrine management to teachers and staff at 5 elementary schools.
    5. Supervise, train, precept and evaluate school health aides (lower-level medical professionals).
    6. Ensures that medications are properly receipted, stored, administered and documented.
    7. Interprets guidelines to assist the school and staff in the implementation of federal and state and county regulations.
    8. Participates in communicable disease investigations at the school and county level.
    9. Participates in health department committees, training, and local health department clinic as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BSN

Public Health Nurse I Resume

Headline : Seeking to obtain a challenging and rewarding nursing position that utilizes and expands on current skills and experiences.

Skills : Meticulous, Passion for health and wellness, Proficient in Computers/Electronics, Dependable, Telephone Etiquette.

Description :

    1. Provide home visiting services to at-risk families who are pregnant or parenting.
    2. Support and coach families to help them develop healthy relationships with their children.
    3. Connect families with and assist them in using community resources.
    4. Assess clients' understanding and use of contraception and safe sexual practices.
    5. Use standardized assessment tools to screen for depression, anxiety, drug use, and domestic violence.
    6. Provide postpartum home visits for new mothers and their partners, assessing for postpartum complications, educating the family on infant care, and screening for risk factors.
    7. Ensure that families on caseload receive adequate health care by assessing for health insurance, children's immunization status, and up to date well childcare.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Nursing

Public Health Nurse Resume

Summary : Seeking to obtain a nursing position where knowledge, skills, and experiences can be utilized effectively to provide exceptional patient care.

Skills : RN, CPR, Patient Care, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Serve as a medical consultant for social workers on medical issues.
    2. Follow up on medical conditions noted on medical exams.
    3. Conduct home/office/school/hospital visits if necessary to assist with the appropriate placement of children.
    4. Clarify questions related to diagnosis, treatment, medication, lab results, medical terminology, follow-up, and discharge instructions from the hospital.
    5. Coordinate care with healthcare providers in the community (physicians, dentists, psychiatrists, neurologist, cardiologists, geneticists, etc.), to ensure continuity of care.
    6. Promote health and support Foster Parent in providing the appropriate care for a child's illness.
    7. Assist with TB screening clinics including administering and interpreting results.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Nursing