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Community Health Nurses are present in a variety of settings from schools to parishes and are mainly responsible for promoting community health and implementing environmental reforms. Typical sample resumes for Community Health Nurses highlight duties such as screening newborns or performing immunizations. Based on our collection of example resumes, the ideal candidate should demonstrate nursing expertise, excellent interpersonal skills, organization, time management and public health knowledge. Employers select candidates who are registered nurses and hold at least an Associate's Degree in nursing science.

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Community Health Nurse

Performed basic nursing duties, including gathering and documenting health history, administering vaccinations, performing health screening tests, and taking vital signs.

  • Provided assistance to clients in obtaining insurance and finding a permanent medical home.
  • Prepared individualized teaching tools and provided patient and family support.
  • Educated patients about preventive health measures.
  • Created and coordinated preventive health programs for clients.
  • Supervised five nursing student outreach workers.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
BS
Bachelor of Science
MS
Public Health
2

School Community Health Nurse

Assessed, planned, implemented and evaluated a health service for three Frederick County Schools

  • Served as liaison/collaborator between schools, students, parents/guardians and medical providers
  • Developed, wrote and implemented health care plans for individual students
  • Interpreted students' health and developmental status to parents/guardians and school personnel
  • Compiled and maintained a filed of current health educational materials for students, faculty and served as a consultant and resource person for the health and educational program
  • Supervised, trained and assisted four health room technicians in the school health room setting
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
3

Community Health Nurse

Provided nursing services to homebound patients using a variety of medical-surgical nursing skills

  • Collaborated with other team members and managers to provide the best quality of care
  • Supervised ancillary staff during patient visits
  • Educated patients and families on skills necessary to manage disease process in a home care setting
  • Participated in agency in-services and continuing education seminars
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Senior Community Health Nurse

Served as clinic charge nurse in TB clinic and perform communicable disease investigations.

  • Provided TB family investigation/assessments, investigated communicable disease, HIV, and tuberculosis cases in the home and other field settings.
  • Investigated outbreaks in day cares centers, and restaurants.
  • Collected, analyzed, evaluated and interpreted statistical data.
  • Consulted with physicians, hospital staff, environmental health on disease control and surveillances
  • Provide case management to TB patients. Made field visits to hospitals and private homes to coordinate programs services.
  • Provided clinic services in TB, STD and immunization.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AAS
Nursing
BS
Nursing
Voc
Vocational Degree
5

RN Case Manager/ Community Health Nurse

Performed home visits to clients who frequently utilize the 911 system.

  • Completed full assessment of the client including physical, and psychosocial health.
  • Assisted client with applications for health insurance and other public benefits.
  • Developed, implemented, and evaluated an individualized plan of care.
  • Educated clients on the importance of health maintenance, medication regimen, and community resources.
  • Coordinated care with the client's MCO, Medicare or other health insurance case management programs.
  • Telephonically scheduled appointments for healthcare and other services as needed.
  • Follow up with healthcare providers/agencies, clients, or both to ensure appointment compliance.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing Education
6

Community Health Nurse

Made field visits to adults, MCH, pediatric patients for care in the community setting.

  • Completed patient SOC assessments for new services.
  • Coordinated patient services with a multidisciplinary team.
  • Updated physicians, community agencies, and insurance companies with patient progress reports.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AAS
Nursing
BSN
Nursing
Community Health Nursing And Public Health
7

Senior Community Health Nurse

Served as a case manager for Florida's Healthy Start Program to promote prenatal and post-natal care; conducted home visits for assessments, education and referrals.

  • Provided health education, screening and counseling for elementary, middle and high school students
  • Conducted follow-ups and referrals for students identified with health concerns
  • Reviewed and evaluated students' health records to assess and maintain health status according to medical guidelines and school protocol
  • Conducted communicable disease and complaint investigations for schools, day care centers, and community
  • Assisted with immunization clinics for schools and community outreach programs
  • Inspected new and established child day care centers and home childcare for compliance of rules, regulations, and ordinances
  • Served as a nurse for emergency shelter and emergency evacuations during season for natural disasters
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
Graduate Studies
8

Senior Community Health Nurse

  • Maintained an average case load of 300 chronically ill, pediatric patients requiring specialized care not readily available within Brevard County.
  • Determined eligibility for care following income and insurance guidelines.
  • Developed comprehensive care plans, monitored progress, consulted with families and providers, and properly documented updates.
  • Located specialists in and out of state and obtained referrals; assisted with travel arrangements.
  • Assisted local specialists in scheduling and implementation of pediatric clinics to include: endocrinology, behavioral, gastroenterology, neurology, and pulmonary.
  • Identified access to care issues and coordinated with appropriate community resources to provide care.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Nursing
AAS
Broadcasting
BSN
Nursing
9

Community Health Nurse-continuum

Provided skilled nursing services to a case load of 20-25 adult and geriatric home care patients with a broad range of medical-surgical needs in a high-volume Community Home Health Agency

  • Facilitated primary home care, case management and multi-disciplinary coordination
  • Offered health education and counseling opportunities for patients and families regarding supervision of home health aides, Medicare, Medicaid and managed care standards/regulations
  • Developed great skill in assessing patients using Medicare-driven Oasis computer program used in admitting new home care patients
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing Education
10

Philadelphia, Pa-community Health Nurse

Triaged and evaluated patients, adults and pediatric population in an outpatient basis.

  • Administered injectables and immunizations to newborns, toddlers and children.
  • Triaged over the phone calls from parents and caregivers about children with a variety of Sign and Symptoms.
  • Managed resources available.
  • Assessed and implemented quality improvement using practice initiative.
  • Identified medical crisis during triage and provided immediate medical care.
  • Counseled and provide plan of care for HIV/AIDS patients.
  • Presented Choices and options for a healthy pregnancy and infants.
  • Assisted physicians and Nurse Practitioners.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
BA
Sciences Of Nursing
MA
Public Health

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