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    O*NET-SOC Title     no matches
    Alternate Occupation Titles yes    15 matches
    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
    Tasks yes    7 matches
    Detailed Work Activities yes    10 matches

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Health Care Coordinator
  • Health Educator, Nurse
  • Health Unit Supervisor
  • Community Health Nurse
  • Community Health Nurse Supervisor
  • Family Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Home Health RN (Home Health Registered Nurse)
  • Mental Health Nurse Ii
  • Occupational Health Nurse
  • Occupational Health Nurse Supervisor
  • Public Health Nurse (PHN)
  • Public Health Staff Nurse
  • Registered Health Nurse
  • Registered Public Health Nurse
  • Supervising Public Health Nurse

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.


  • Assess the needs of individuals, families, or communities, including assessment of individuals' home or work environments, to identify potential health or safety problems.
  • Consult and coordinate with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans.
  • Direct or supervise less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnel or supervise a particular unit.
  • Instruct individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention, or childbirth and develop health improvement programs.
  • Provide health care, first aid, immunizations, or assistance in convalescence or rehabilitation in locations such as schools, hospitals, or industry.
  • Refer students or patients to specialized health resources or community agencies furnishing assistance.
  • Work with individuals, groups, or families to plan or implement programs designed to improve the overall health of communities.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Advise communities or institutions regarding health or safety issues.
  • Advise medical personnel regarding healthcare issues.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during examinations or treatments.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during surgery.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Communicate health and wellness information to the public.
  • Design public or employee health programs.
  • Direct healthcare delivery programs.
  • Manage healthcare operations.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.