County Of Sonoma

Santa Rosa , CA
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Public Health Nurse I/II

County Of Sonoma
Santa Rosa, CA Full-time
Posted on December 8, 2018

Public Health Nurse I/II $6,468 - $8,251/Monthly

What Sonoma County Employment Offers

Working at the County of Sonoma offers expansive opportunities for growth and development, the ability to be a part of a challenging and rewarding work environment, and the satisfaction of knowing you're working to better our communities. Employees can also look forward to excellent benefits* including:

  • An Annual Staff Development/Wellness Benefit Allowance of $850
  • Competitive vacation and sick leave accruals, 12 paid holidays, and an additional 8 floating holiday hours per year
  • County paid premium contribution to several health plan options
  • County contribution to a Health Reimbursement Arrangement to help fund post-retirement employee health insurance/benefits
  • May be eligible for up to 8 weeks (320 hours) of Paid Parental Leave after 12 months of County employment
  • Retirement fully integrated with Social Security
  • Eligibility for a salary increase after 1,040 hours (6 months when working full-time) for good work performance; eligibility for a salary increase for good performance every year thereafter, until reaching the top of the salary range
*Salary is negotiable within the established range. Benefits described herein do not represent a contract and may be changed without notice.

Public Health Nurses (PHNs) provide a wide range of services on behalf of vulnerable families and populations in the community, including:
  • Systems planning and coordination to ensure access to high quality health care and community resources
  • Facility reviews and technical assistance to health care agencies, to assure compliance with regulations and optimal quality of service
  • Disease investigations
  • Comprehensive case management
  • Referrals to address the many social determinants of health such as access to food, affordable health care, housing, education, jobs, parenting information, family counseling, health education, legal assistance, and violence prevention/early intervention resources