Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department
Public Health Nurse – Coronavirus Response
The Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department seeks a part-time professional exempt public health nurse. The new position works in close collaboration with other members county health department including clinical, environmental, administration and threat preparedness on disease investigations and related activities. Major areas of responsibility include performing case and outbreak investigations and providing consultation and clinical support to health care providers and the public and supporting immunization activities (including vaccination clinics) and immunity assessments (e.g. drawing blood for titer). The position requires the knowledge of disease surveillance and investigation methods; immunization recommendations; public health nursing principles and processes; infectious disease prevention and control. The position requires a current nursing license in good standing, valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. This position reports to the Nursing Director. Interested applicants should e-mail resume to [email protected]. Questions regarding this position contact: Howard Gamble, MPH, Administrator, Wheeling – Ohio County Health Department, (304) 234-3682.