• Employee Health RN-93502

    Department
    Employee Health-TCH-95009
    Req #
    2018-5015
    Job Type
    Full Time (72+ hours per pay period)
    Job Locations
    US-OR-Hillsboro
    Shift
    Days
    # of Openings
    1
    Budgeted Hours Per Pay Period
    72
  • Summary of Duties

    Manages the Employee Health program  in providing the following services: occupational health screenings for new employees and volunteers,  immunizations, monthly review for immunization updates and disseminating of information to appropriate staff, respiratory protection program manager which includes Fit testing and PAPR training,  evaluation and triage of walk-in injuries or infectious disease concerns, plan  and direct annual 2 week flu campaign, manages ergonomic program and provides ergonomic assessments, various tracking responsibilities for program reporting (example: Immunizations, flu, ergonomics, TB, N-95 fit testing),  industrial hygiene reviews such as air quality investigation, on-site safety evaluations and recommendations,  responsible for managing employee medical records while maintaining confidentiality/security, provision of medical records at employee request, work with the Medical Staff office in TB clearance for physician credentialing, provide training at staff meetings on various requested topics, initiate employee assessment and referral for Fitness for Duty exams, medical information resource for HR, General Hospital Orientation presenter for New Hires, resource for Work Comp Coordinator with ability to manage workers comp claims as needed for absences or vacations,  competent in the creation of job descriptions for modified job offer letters with communication to employees and managers, able to be creative in locating modified work for injured workers, work with Infection Prevention in managing BBP exposures and follow up, knowledgeable of OSHA regulations as they apply to EHS processes,  participate in occupational / employee health list serve, and participate in professional organization.  Participates in Safety Committees as needed and assists managers in evaluating employee’s behavior for a drug screen for cause.

    Hiring Competencies

    a)     License: Registered Nurse with Oregon State Board of Nursing required. 

    b)     Education: A copy of your highest academic diploma or transcript required upon hire.

    c)     Two years experience in occupational/employee health setting preferred.

    d)     Demonstrates experience working in highly confidential settings and able to work independently.

    e)     Demonstrates knowledge of workers’ compensation system

    f)      Possesses two years or more working in clinical setting

    g)     Demonstrates leadership abilities.

    h)     Demonstrates both written and verbal communication skills, to include writing policies and procedures. 

    i)      Demonstrates ability to make presentations to both small and large groups at all levels of an organization.

    j)      Presents a good professional image.

    j)      Demonstrates experience in working with multiple priorities, deadlines and under pressure with many interruptions. 

    k)     Experience in Internet and library research skills and use of personal computer programs.

    l)      Bilingual skills a plus

     

    Overview

    At Tuality Healthcare, an OHSU Partner, it's an honor and a privilege to serve those near us. That's why since our beginnings in 1918, and as we expand our strong network of services through our clinical affiliation with OHSU, we continue to be committed to providing the best health care possible and a valued community partner.  Our affiliation with OHSU brings the advanced medical resources of Oregon’s only academic health center, which allows local providers to receive guidance from some of the country’s top specialists and pass that expertise on to Tuality patients where they can be cared for in their community. 

     

    Tuality’s many awards showcase our position as one of the Portland metro area’s premier healthcare providers, including 5th straight year in Top 10 Healthiest Employers in Oregon from The Portland Business Journal, Tuality’s 6th straight Gold Plus Award from the American Heart Association, and 2016 #1 Nationwide Best Hospital IT Department to work for according to Healthcare IT News.

     

    Here at Tuality our employees care about making a difference.  In fact, they care so much that in our most recent employee satisfaction survey we had an 80% participation rate!  Tuality is truly unique because of the relationships we build and as individuals we are seen and heard.  Come be part of our team, and let your voice be heard!

    Additional Posting Information

    Tuality Healthcare believes in providing equal employment opportunities for all qualified individuals. Recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, working conditions, training, and compensation will be based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, creed, national origin, marital status, family relationship, veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. We further commit ourselves to continuing the practical application of this policy in our daily business conduct.

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