Occupational Health Nurse
Location:
Dyersburg, Tennessee
Posted:
November 12, 2016
Position Type:
Full Time
Category:
Human Resources
Reference:
688925678
An Occupational Health Nurse job in Dyersburg, TN 38024 is available through Adecco. This position serves as a highly skilled, autonomous occupational health nurse within the Corporate Medical Department. This 1 year contact job is anticipated to start immediately, and the pay range is $33.00/hr.
This is a Full Time contract position as a 1st Shift position.

SUMMARY:
Occupational Health Nurse Job functions are as an advanced nurse generalist responsible for the daily clinic administration and delivery of occupational nursing practices.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
The Occupational Health Nurse (OHN) is an advanced nurse generalist responsible for the daily clinic administration and delivery of occupational nursing practices in either, a) a large high-volume multidisciplinary medical clinic/shift or b) a smaller stand-alone focus facility clinic where he/she is required to operate with significant autonomy and individual accountability.. Incumbents typically have previous general healthcare, acute care, or occupational health experience. Ideal candidates will have demonstrated career progression through successively more advanced and complex administrative and clinical positions.


The delivery of comprehensive nursing services related to employee illness and injury;
Functions as an autonomous nurse with the ability to respond independently to the majority of clinical and administrative demands.
Acts as the local liaison with contracted occupational health providers;
Assumes responsibility for clinical administration, including the delegation of some basic duties to other clinic staff.
Medical functions via paper records and/or the HR data system (PeopleSoft);
Acts the liaison between local facility and the Corporate Medical Department to ensure medical services Supports local Human Resources and facility leadership in their initiatives toward health, safety, productivity and engagement;
May service on the local Emergency Response Team (ERT);
Supports Disability Case Management activities;
Supports medical staff and outside entities in determining the work-relatedness of injuries, complying with governmental regulations, and conducting investigations;
Supports the delivery of wellness communication and on-site wellness programming;
Engages in a supportive role in special projects and program delivery;
Conducts DOT drug testing and fit-for-duty evaluations;
Conducts OSHA mandated and other surveillance exams;

QUALIFICATIONS:

Licensed as a Registered Nurse, advanced License Practicing Nurse or International equivalent.
Must be well-organized and able to work autonomously with limited direct supervision.
The ability to maintain confidentiality is essential.
Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Must be able to learn and manipulate various on-line databases, such as but not limited to PeopleSoft.
Bachelor's degree
Knowledge in various areas of occupational health and Human Resources, including OSHA compliance, ADA, EH&S, HR, ergonomics, health promotion, EMS, and/or education / training.
3-5 years' experience in occupational medicine or acute care.
Certifications in related fields highly desirable.

If you are interested in this Occupational Health Nurse job in Dyersburg, TN 38024 then please APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco go to www.adeccousa.com. If you have questions about the position please contact Angela Painter at Angela.Painter@adeccona.com or by phone at 631-844-7037.

Important information: This position is being recruited for by Adecco's National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the "apply now" button to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position listed above; however your resume must be received via the "apply now" button included within to be considered.

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