Employee/Occupational Health RN - Part Time


  • Location: Staples, MN
  • Posted: Dec 9, 2019

Job Description


Lakewood Health System has an openingfor a Part-time Employee/Occupational Health RN.

The Employee Health/Occupational Health RN will assist with development, implementation, coordination, interpretation, and evaluation of employee health and occupational health services for internal and external customers. Services include safety programming, policy review and development, health and wellness coordination, and general nursing care.

Responsibilities:

Provides professional nursing care and follow-up of occupational and non-occupational illnesses and injuries within the scope of the Nurse Practice Act
Provide education, support and motivation emphasizing health and safety
Assist employer with OSHA documentation and reportable injury/illness
Assist the employee and employer to develop and implement modified job tasks based on the workability reports
Observe compliance with legal requirements of occupational health in ADA, OSHA, Workers Comp, FMLA and other state and federal laws
Perform and document pre-placement health history assessment with prospective employee, based on essential job functions
Track employee illnesses/injuries through return to work slips and incident reports. Notify appropriate individuals of notable trends
Identify existing or potential environmental, health and safety hazards. Inform appropriate individuals regarding adaptations or position interventions neededRender professional nursing care and follow-up of occupational and non-occupational illnesses and injuries within the scope of the Nurse Practice Act.

This is a Part-time position working 48-56 hours per pay period with some flexibility and does include working as needed off-site at our contracted occupational health sites.

Qualifications
Registered Nurse licensure/certification from an accredited school of nursing and as required by the Board of Nursing
Two years of previous experience working with workers compensation, OSHA regulations and employee health preferred
Experience in /Employee Health/Occupational Health desirable
Recent experience instructing CPR certification, preferred but not required
Must be flexible with hours to meet customer and department needs

Application Deadline: Open until filled

Lakewood Health System is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer (Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans) and Equal Opportunity Provider. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability and protected veteran status. Lakewood Health System is deeply dedicated to diversity in the workplace.

Employment Type


  • Part Time

Lakewood Health System

49725 County 83
Staples, MN 56479

Opened: 1936

Phone: (218) 894-1515

Fax: (218) 894-1515

Web: http://www.lakewoodhealthsystem.com/etools/careers

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