GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES
Nurse in this position provides advanced and specialized professional nursing skills and serves as a supervisor and coordinator of a program component within a public health department. This nurse works under the direction of a Public Health Program Manager or Nurse Services Manager.
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS
Nurse has acquired all competencies of the PH Nurse Specialist II. Nursing Services Supervisor is accountable for the management of a health services program component within a Child Health, Adult Health, or Family Planning/Maternity Division of the Public Health Department.
This position may supervise an outreach team made up of other RNs and paraprofessional staff who are assigned to school health nursing or community nursing. Work is distinguished from the Nurse Specialist II by the management/supervisory role, analytical review and accountability of program services.