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RN Associate Employee Health

Job ID: 14078
Location: Ketchikan, AK
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 1.00
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description

Description

Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final dose prior to start date.

PeaceHealth is seeking a RN Associate Employee Health for a Full Time, Day position.  Hourly compensation starts at $38.18, more depending on experience.

JOB SUMMARY
Establishes standards of practice in occupational health and works with the employee safety manager to ensure responsible management of employee health concerns.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  1. Conducts post-offer immunization screenings, evaluates accident and illness incident reports, and assesses needs for education and immunizations according to specific job classifications.
  2. Conducts new hire medical screening; TB screening; immunization of healthcare workers against specific illnesses.
  3. Investigates and manages exposures to blood borne pathogens as well as other exposures to contagious diseases utilizing, comprehensive case management approach.
  4. Maintains programs and services as required to remain in compliance with OSHA and DNV standards and mandates.
  5. Participates in developing patient care aspects of onsite programs including development and implementation of policies and procedures to maintain the program
  6. Assists in the development and implementation of new policies and programs and continuous quality improvement activities
  7. Assists in infectious disease prevention, surveillance and post exposure treatment and follow up.
  8. Maintains confidential healthcare worker medical files 9. Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION
  • Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state of practice required.
  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:
  • Minimum of one year of current nursing practice required, preferably in an acute care setting.

OTHER SKILLS:
  • Demonstrated knowledge and interest in OSHA regulations, occupational safety, occupational exposure management, injury/illness intervention and case management
  • Demonstrated ability to operate a personal computer: proficiency in Microsoft Office 

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For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.  EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state or federal laws.  

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