Occupational Health Nurse

NursingJobs

Cleveland, TN

JOB DETAILS
LOCATION
Cleveland, TN
POSTED
30+ days ago

Description

The Occupational Health Nurse provides on-site preventative health care for employees. They work closely with employers to ensure that health and safety standards are met, and are instrumental in maintaining optimal employee health.

Responsibilities include:

·  Providing prompt, appropriate clinical care to all employees in conformance with company policies, clinical protocols, state regulations and ethical standards. This includes worksite injury/illness triage, treatment coordination with the Wellness Center, and referral to specialists as necessary.
·  Documenting all clinical care in the appropriate medical format in the provided electronic medical record.
·  Recording of vital signs, audiograms, vision testing, urine collection, blood collection, spirometry, respirator fit testing, injections and basic first aid.

Ideal applicants will have:

  • Minimum 1 year related nursing experience (clinic, occupational health, emergency/urgent care, acute care, internal medicine, community health).
  • Current State Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) licensure.
  • A comprehensive understanding of the patient care procedures, medical protocols, and testing procedures necessary to support an Occupational Health clinic.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Valid RN or LPN licensure within Client state.