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Job title: Registered Nurse, Occupational Health (RN)
Job location: Napoleon, OH 43545 United States
Requisition code: 13-1140
Date posted: 11/13/13
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation:

Job Classification


Job Category:Registered Nurse
Occupational Health Nurse

Job Description


Job description:

We have an opening for a Full time Occupational Health Registered Nurse to work at our employer health center located in Napoleon, OHIO

As part of Walgreens Health and Wellness division, Take Care Health Systems Employer Solutions (www.takecareemployersolutions.com) is the manager of worksite-based health and wellness services. The company combines best practices in healthcare and the expertise and personal care of our providers to deliver access to high-quality, affordable and convenient healthcare.

Summary: This position is responsible for providing occupational health services to our clients employees in a manufacturing plant.

The qualified candidate would be responsible for treating and triaging worksite illness and injury, monitoring medical surveillance programs and Work Comp case coordination.

More broadly, the successful candidate will partner with our client’s key internal stakeholders (Corporate Occupational Health, Benefits, HR, Safety, Risk Management, Legal) in the development and implementation of occupational health services and to support company health, wellness and safety programs.

Essential Functions:

  • Uses nursing skills to evaluate patient care needs, prioritize treatment, and maintain patient flow Conducts a nursing assessment by taking a patient history and physical assessment and by obtaining vital signs and other medical tests.
  • Provides treatment within scope of practice as defined by state law Collaborates with Physician or other Licensed Independent Practitioner to arrange for further medical treatment, when needed
  • Performs occupational and health screening tests as defined in site contract (audiometry, spirometry, vision) Documents accurately all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications administered, discharge instructions provided, and follow up care arranged Identifies emergency situations and provides care within legal scope of practice
  • Integrates with on-site Emergency response plan including arranging for CPR and Bloodborne pathogen training Maintains patient privacy and confidential patient information Performs drug testing
  • Coordinates Workers Compensation process and return to work in collaboration with TPA Maintains OSHA records Implements company provided wellness programs and, additionally, employee health and wellness programs addressing the unique health risks and demographics of the site.
  • Collaborates with local leadership to ensure alignment in the delivery of services

Job Requirements


Education, training, experience:
Requirements :

  • Graduation from an accredited Nursing program, required; Bachelor's degree (BSN), preferred
  • At least three years experience as a Registered Nurse in an emergency room, occupational health clinic or other ambulatory care clinic, preferred
  • Currently licensed Registered Nurse in the state COHN preferred,
  • CAHOC preferred Current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers certification through the American Red Cross or American Heart Association
  • Knowledge of Internet software, Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software While working at this large employer site, you will have the ability to get to know your patients, while helping to improve their health status and taking care of their immediate health needs.


  • If interested, please click here to apply online.
 
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