Catholic Health Initiatives NURSE PRACT-IM, Employee Health Services, Jewish Hospital, Days, Full Time in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

NURSE PRACT-IM, Employee Health Services, Jewish Hospital, Days, Full Time

Description

This position is responsible for leading the work of the Employee

Health office in their respective facility, ensuring the health and wellness of

all employees, addressing worker’s compensation issues and staying in

compliance with all relevant regulatory agencies. The position is responsible

for maintenance of health records on all employees, including annual TB testing

and pre-employment health screens and promotes employee health, wellness and

safety through a variety of committees, programs, materials and special

events. The Advanced Practice Registered

Nurse (APRN) will assess employees reporting work related injuries or seeking

acute care and will provide appropriate treatment within the scope of practice

This position provides investigation and follow-up of employee incidents received

by the office. This position works in collaboration with all facility leaders,

department managers and system leaders as it pertains to Employee Health,

Wellness, Safety and Worker’s Compensation. The APRN will provide supervision

for nurses and ancillary staff working in the department. This position is the face of Employee Health

within their respective facilities, represents System-wide Employee Health

Services, and serves as a vital link to the Human Resource department. All actions

are in accordance with the Kentucky Nurse Practice Act and established hospital

and departmental policies, procedures and standards.

Qualifications

Required:

  • Master’s Degree in Nursing withcurrent National Certification as an APRN in designated specialty (Adult,Acute Care or Family)

  • Current RN and APRN licensure inthe State of Kentucky

  • Minimum of 5 years of nursingexperience with demonstrated leadership skills

Preferred:

  • 3 years Employee Health, UrgentCare or Family Practice experience.Familiar with Worker’s Compensation laws; experience with OSHA andJCAHO

  • COHN certified

Job Nursing - Advanced Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-JEWISH HOSP 200 ABRAHAM FLEXNER

Daily Schedule 1

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0120535