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Now Hiring - Nurse Practitioner

Thu, July 07, 2022

Now Hiring!

Job Opening:           Nurse Practitioner

Hours:                        Full-time, 80 hours/pay period

General Summary of Duties:

The Nurse Practitioner will improve the health of Whiteside County and surrounding areas by helping families avoid communicable disease and preventable causes of disease and illness through the administering of preventative and acute care services, immunizations, family planning, case management and counseling. Acting as an independent healthcare provider working collaboratively within a multidisciplinary health team, the nurse Practitioner is responsible for providing comprehensive care to both well and ill patients. This position will educate patients and/or their families in order to promote wellness, prevent health problems, prevent unintended pregnancies, maintain current health and intervene in acute or chronic illness.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of an accredited Registered Nursing Program (RN) and Advanced Nurse Practitioner (APN) requirements
  • Current State of Illinois Registered Nursing license and licensure as an Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner
  • FNP Certification in the State of Illinois, preferred but not required
  • Three (3) to five (5) years of clinical experience
  • Superior analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluency in documenting into an electronic health record

Qualities sought:

Must have a positive attitude, strong, steady work ethic, ability to maintain confidentiality, and ability to multi-task and prioritize.  Must demonstrate the ability to follow established processes.

Whiteside County Health Department is an equal opportunity employer.  All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


Submit resume to Human Resources

@ 1300 W 2nd St, Rock Falls IL 61071-1005 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

815-626-2230 ext. 1442