Occupational Health Registered Nurse
- Saint Cloud, MN
What you'll be doing
- The occupational health registered nurse utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care within the scope of rn/lpn scope of practice. The candidate performs focused interview to identify specific patient needs. S/he applies medical knowledge of techniques and information needed to treat injuries/illnesses. Applicant also applies customer and personal service knowledge including assessment, meeting quality standards for services and evaluation of customer satisfaction. Identifies and prioritizes actions based upon care requirements. S/he provides a safe, comfortable, and therapeutic patient environment. Initiates and evaluates patient and family education. This position documents patient response to nursing and other interventions. Incumbent monitors safety and effectiveness of the environment and equipment. The role participates in activities to facilitate good interpersonal communications with the chosen facility. The individual supports professional practice by observing the uses knowledge and practices in accordance with the nurse practice act; standards of nursing practice; the joint commission; state and local laws; patient bill of rights, and company and nursing and client hospital policies. The candidate performs other duties as assigned.
What your background should be
- The candidate should have current registered nurse/licensed practical nurse license for the state in which the nurse practices. Incumbent should have current health certificate (if applicable), and current ppd or chest x-ray, and current bls card. One year of prior professional occupational health nursing experience preferred. Strong nursing background required. Experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred. Experience in claims management preferred. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required.
Required Schooling / Training
- BSN degree preferred.
Who is the client company
- This is a privately held medical staffing company.
- If you are interested in this position, send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org