RN/Manager - Employee Health (911023)
Company: Veritas Global Consulting Group, LLC
Posted on: February 14, 2019
JOB CODE: (911023) RN/Manager of Employee Health LOCATION: Southern Willamette Valley (OR) Join a not-for-profit faith based health system committed to delivering compassionate care and exceptional medicine to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. Be a part of approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. The RN/Manager of Employee Health is responsible for the development, implementation and quality improvement of the regional employee health program and employee health department. Responsible for leadership and supervision of employee health staff, and ensures compliance with all federal, state and local laws and accrediting bodies. Promotes health and safety to prevent caregiver illness and injury. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS 1. Provide leadership and strategic direction to regional employee health department and program with oversight of caregiver vaccination program, regional workers compensation and modified duty programs, ergonomic and safe patient handling initiatives, and OSHA and BLS record keeping and reporting. 2. Develop and monitor department budget. 3. Manage staffing, scheduling, and performance development of employee health staff. 4. Assess caregiver injury risk and identify injury/illness trends; coordinate recommendations for injury prevention strategies. Collaborate with regional and system partners to foster a culture of safety. Provide content expertise and recommendations for safe patient handling program. 5. Partner with community health department and infection prevention to monitor emerging infectious diseases to prevent disease transmission. Lead post exposure surveillance and treatment plans. 6. Direct departmental collaboration with Human Resources to ensure caregiver support and return to work as related to Workers Compensation, non work related health issues, and ADA support. 7. Support system standardization, stewardship and quality improvement in Employee Health, Workers Compensation, and Safety through counterpart teams and focus groups. 8. Provide direct nursing assessment and care consistent with RN scope of practice, education, experience, license, and certification. 9. Performs other duties as assigned. REQUIREMENTS: Registered Nurse with Bachelors degree in nursing or related field required. Bachelors or Masters degree is preferred. Nursing experience in an employee health setting required Minimum of three (3) years of progressively responsible leadership experience in related field Experience with Workers Compensation, regulatory agencies, and OSHA preferred Current RN License Occupational Health Nursing and Case Management certification preferred Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire Proficiency with computer and MS Office Suite and clinical applications Demonstrated leadership and collaboration Effective verbal and written communication Strong organizational and analytical skills Clinical assessment and nursing process PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS: Work requires fairly light physical exertion from 34% to 65% of the time. Ability to lift objects weighing 30 lbs. or less. Work is performed under normal working conditions with adequate lighting and ventilation. Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34-65% of work time). Enjoy competitive compensation, a robust benefits package, and a collaborative, mission-driven work environment! The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position. For consideration, please send us your CV/resume in MS Word format only. If there is a viable match, one of our consultants will contact you within 24-48 hours. To ensure that our response to your application reaches your INBOX (not your junk or spam folder), please add our email address to your Safe Senders list or to your Address Book.
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