Salary: $54,330 - $80,973 per yr
Registered Nurses in this series conduct inspections of health care facilities and services such as hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, inmate medical care in prisons and transitional living facilities, intermediate care facilities, home health agencies, health care referral agencies, community triage centers, facilities for refractive laser surgery, ambulatory surgical centers, facilities for treatment of irreversible renal disease, independent physician offices, rural health clinics, hospices, comprehensive outpatient rehabilitative facilities, outpatient physical therapy facilities, adult day care and group care facilities, alcohol and drug abuse treatment centers and half-way houses, obstetrical centers, independent centers for emergency medical care, rehabilitation clinics, occupational and physical therapists, and other facilities and practitioners as directed. Examples of areas for inspection include health care services; policies and procedures regarding admission, discharge, and resident rights; and life safety code compliance. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training. The Bureau of Health Care Quality and Compliance currently has several vacancies for registered nurses to work as health facility inspectors in our Carson City office located at 727 Fairview Drive, Suite E. In this position you will be able to use your knowledge and skills as a nurse to help ensure the public's safety in Nevada's health facilities. This position provides education, conducts inspections, and complaint investigations in Nevada's health facilities, as well as writes up inspection reports. This position works as part of a team and may also work independently. **Please ensure your application reflects your current nursing license information. This should be included in the "license" section of your application.**
Announcement Number: 35430
Open to all qualified persons.
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied
** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.