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REGISTERED NURSE SPECIALIST SURVEYOR - 68064634

Date: Aug 7, 2017

Location: ALACHUA, FL, US, 32615

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Requisition No: 4159 

Agency: Agency for Health Care Administration

Working Title: REGISTERED NURSE SPECIALIST SURVEYOR - 68064634

Position Number: 68064634 

Salary:  $1,730.77 BIWEEKLY 

Posting Closing Date: 09/14/2017 

DESCRIPTION:

Participates in surveys and complaint investigations of health care and residential facilities within a 16 county area to determine compliance with federal and stage regulations.  Overnight travel is involved.  Must be able to work occasionally before and after normal work hours, including weekends and holidays.  Applicants may reside in any of the 16 counties (Alachua, Bradford, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Hernando, Lafayette, Lake, Levy, Marion, Putnam, Sumter, Suwannee and Union).

Must successfully complete Surveyor Minimum Qualifications Test within 12 months of employment.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of the principles of nursing practice, state licensure and federal certification requirements.
  • Knowledge of inspection of care process.
  • Skills are needed in the technique of oral communication, especially attentive listening; interview procedures; methods of documentation review, and investigation techniques.
  • Ability to plan and organize to ensure timely completion of survey responsibilities.
  • Ability to utilize microcomputer equipment and software to enter, retrieve and manipulate data required to perform licensure and certification functions; ability to write reports.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
  • Ability to work occasionally and after normal work hours, including on weekends and holidays.
  • Registered Nurses shall earn not less than 12 hours of required continuing education credits in geriatric care prior to professional licensure renewal.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • This occupation requires licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse in accordance with Florida Statute 464 or eligible to practice nursing in accordance with Florida Administrative Code 210-8.27 and three years of professional nursing experience, including one year of professional experience in a specialty field (cardiac lab, geriatric care, emergency department , etc.) as determined by the employing agency. 
  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in nursing or a related field can substitute for one year of the required general professional nursing experience.

CONTACT PERSON: ANNA WILLIAMS 386-462-6201

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 


Nearest Major Market: Gainesville