UnityPoint Health

  • RN Occupational Health

    Requisition ID
    2018-46971
    Category
    Nursing
    Location
    US-IA-Sioux City
    Address
    2421 Riverside Blvd
    Affiliate
    7520 UnityPoint Heath SC St Lukes
    City
    Sioux City
    Department
    On Site Occupational Serv- SLC
    State
    IA
    FTE
    .8
    FLSA
    Non-Exempt
    Scheduled Hours/Shift
    3:00 pm - 11:00 pm (Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs)
  • Overview

    Provide nursing assessment, care and referral to injured or ill workers/students. Be a resource to contracted companies/schools in complying with state and federal regulations towards a safe and healthful workplace/school. Provide services in a prevention framework of primary (promote health and prevent disease), secondary (early recognition) and tertiary (intervention and return to work) to the worker/student populations.

     

    This is a fulltime position for coverage at Wells in LeMars, IA 

    Responsibilities

    • Coordinates on-site occupational health nurse management programs by developing, interpreting, and administering programs to achieve the goals and objectives related to the business need.
    • Provide medical care to injured/ill employees/ employee populations, student/student populations within the Occupational Medicine clinic and onsite nurse locations.
    • Conduct examinations and/or testing such as post job offer exams, substance abuse testing, audiometric/pulmonary testing, blood screens and other surveillance as needed.
    • Manage day to day activities of onsite nurse locations to include:
      •             Medical/nurse supply management
      •             Program development and health consultation with the company
    • Collaborate with community and UnityPoint resources with company as appropriate.
    • Maintain onsite medical records in compliance with state and federal regulations.
    • Support company compliance with state and federal regulations i.e. OSHA, works compensation etc.
    • Facilitate and provide wellness activities at onsite company such as employee health exams, blood pressure screening, wellness blood testing, biometric testing, health coaching and educational programs.
    • Provide immunizations onsite i.e. flu shots, tetanus, hepatitis B etc.
    • Facilitate employee/student return to work/school and fitness for work duty related to work related or personal health issues.

    Qualifications

     

    Minimum Education

     

    ·         Registered Nurse, BSN preferred

     

    Minimum Work Experience

     

    ·       2 years nursing experience, preferred

     

    Required Licenses/Certifications

     

    ·         Current nursing license in compact state, BLS certified, COHN- desirable.

     

    Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

     

    ·         Experience in occupational health, school nursing desirable.

     

     

     

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