UnityPoint Health RN Occupational Health in Sioux City, Iowa

Provide nursing assessment, care and referral to injured or ill workers/students. Be a resource to contracted companies/schools in complying with state and federal regulations towards a safe and healthful workplace/school. Provide services in a prevention framework of primary (promote health and prevent disease), secondary (early recognition) and tertiary (intervention and return to work) to the worker/student populations.

Fulltime in Le Mars, IA for Wells Blue Bunny.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide medical care to injured/ill employees/ employee populations, student/student populations within the Occupational Medicine clinic and onsite nurse locations.

  • Conduct examinations and/or testing such as post job offer exams, substance abuse testing, audiometric/pulmonary testing, blood screens and other surveillance as needed.

  • Manage day to day activities of onsite nurse locations to include:

    Medical/nurse supply management Program development and health consultation with the company

Collaborate with community and UnityPoint resources with company as appropriate.

Maintain onsite medical records in compliance with state and federal regulations.

Support company compliance with state and federal regulations i.e. OSHA, works compensation etc.

  • Facilitate and provide wellness activities at onsite company such as employee health exams, blood pressure screening, wellness blood testing, biometric testing, health coaching and educational programs.

  • Provide immunizations onsite i.e. flu shots, tetanus, hepatitis B etc.

  • Facilitate employee/student return to work/school and fitness for work duty related to work related or personal health issues.

Minimum Education

· Registered Nurse, BSN preferred

Minimum Work Experience

· 2 years nursing experience, preferred

Required Licenses/Certifications

· Current nursing license in compact state, BLS certified, COHN- desirable.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

· Experience in occupational health, school nursing desirable.

Requisition ID: 2018-45858

Street: 2421 Riverside Blvd

Name: 7520 UnityPoint Heath SC St Lukes

Name: On Site Occupational Serv- SLC

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: Varies (Days/Early Evening)

External Company Name: UnityPoint Health

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org