Public Health Nurse

Houston, TX 77009

Posted: 03/09/2023 Industry: Nursing Job Number: TS45231727 Pay Rate: 35.00

Job Description

Public Health Nurse
Zip Code: Houston, TX  77009 | LocationNorth Downtown Houston
Employment TypeTemporary | Workplace Type: On-site
Healthcare Specialty: Public Health | Salary: $35 an hour
Client Company: City of Houston’s Health and Human Services
Do you have experience as a Registered Nurse? Do you want to seek a position close to home? The City of Houston and Team1Medical are teaming up to find a Public Health Nurse to join their team! The Public Health Nurse will coordinate nursing activities, provide public care and health consultations, prepare required reports, and administer and issue medication and immunizations. If you have experience as an RN and want to seek a rewarding position to add to your nursing resume, submit your resume today to see what opportunities are available!
Public Health Nurse’s Responsibilities
  • Coordinate health care activities of nursing teams, including staff assignments and work schedules.
  • Provide direct patient care and public health consultations
  • Interview and counsel patients regarding public health practices
  • Administer and issue medications and immunizations, tests, and perform physical assessments
  • Maintain and review records of referrals
  • Participate in the orientation, training, and guidance of new employees and nursing students.
  • Assist with planning and coordinating public health care and nursing services within the health or community centers.
  • Ensure follow-up of patients with unsatisfactory or abnormal laboratory reports.
Public Health Nurse’s Qualifications
  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing is required; A Master of Science degree in Nursing is preferred.
  • A Current License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas is required
  • A minimum of 3 years of practicing as a registered nurse is required
  • A Valid Texas Driver's license is required
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drugs screen and criminal background check
Company Culture & Perks
  • The work schedule hours may vary, Monday, 9 am to 6 pm, and Tuesday – Friday, 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • Help to improve the health of area citizens in your community
  • Opportunity to develop your skills and gain more experience
  • As part of the onboarding process, your immunization records will be verified, and immunizations will be administered for any outdated boosters on your first day of employment
  • During your employment with Team1Medical Staffing, you can enroll in our benefits program, including medical (3 plans to choose from), dental, disability, critical illness, life, vision, accident, and behavioral health insurance. Additional benefits include 401K, direct deposit, and our referral bonus program!  
Salary: $35 an hour
If you are passionate about improving public health awareness and are seeking a rewarding position – Apply today!

Why Team1Medical?
Team1Medical is one of the most trusted medical staffing agencies in Houston, TX. Our team believes in the importance of learning who you are as a person and a professional. We offer Direct Hire, Temp-to-hire, and PRN positions to allow you to choose the opportunities that best fit your needs. Whether you are an experienced professional or just launching your career, Team1Medical will invest in your success. View more open positions at
Team1Medical is an affiliate of The Reserves Network, a family-owned and veteran-founded company. Since 1987, we have been a trusted partner to employers and job seekers within the healthcare community. As an equal opportunity employer, we value our employees and foster an environment of respect, integrity, and trust in every aspect of employment. However you identify and whatever your background, we encourage you to apply today. 

Meet Your Recruiter

Taylor Stewart
Staffing Consultant

Taylor joined Team1Medical in 2022, having started her career in the industrial industry sourcing, recruiting, and managing more than 50 employees throughout the Houston and Seattle area. She enjoys meeting new people and says that her integrity, compassion, and loyalty are the reasons why candidates and clients trust her. Taylor believes that finding the right person for a role is like finding the right piece to a puzzle, very rewarding.

Outside of the office, Taylor is constantly on a mission to make her next adventure better than the last.

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