Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - Health Visitor

A Specialist Community Public Health Nurse: Health Visitor is a CARE PROFESSIONAL

A Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - Health Visitor is a qualified and registered NURSE or MIDWIFE who is specially trained to assess the health needs of individuals, families and the wider community by offering practical help and advice.

The role involves visiting people in their homes, in particular new parents and children under five, as well as working with other sections of the community. Working as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse - Health Visitor may also include tackling the impact of social inequality on health, and working closely with at-risk or deprived groups.

 

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