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Occupational Health Nurse

Company: Epitec, Inc.
Location: Mapleton
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Epitec POSITION:Occupational Health Nurse JOB TYPE:Full Time, W-2 LOCATION:Mapleton, Illinois JOB SUMMARY FOR OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH NURSE: Looking for an Occupational Health Nurse in Mapleton, Illinois.The main function of the nurse is to provide and coordinate patient care, educate patients and the public about various health conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients.This person is responsible for providing simple medical care and treatment to patients.Must have a valid BLS card and active Illinois Nursing license.Typical Day will look like Triage and treat work related injuries, schedule and complete OSHA mandated surveillance exams; support on site safety and HR; complete DOT drug screens; educate and encourage participation in wellness exam. RESPONSIBILITIES FOR OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH NURSE: Job Responsibilities:Collect information from patients to be admitted regarding medical records, medical insurance details, and other pretreatment formalities.Record health details of patient vital signs such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, etc.Help patients prepare for medical examinations and take samples from patients.Take care of sanitary requirements of patients such as bathing, dressing, and other similar tasks.Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients, conditions, and taking any necessary action.Assemble and use equipment such as catheters, tracheotomy tubes, oxygen suppliers, etc.Collect samples such as blood, urine, etc. and perform routine laboratory tests on samples.Give direct patient care and individual patient needs as directed by the patient care plan.Administer prescription medications and injections to patients under the specific policies and procedures. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE FOR OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH NURSE: Understands the Nurse Practice Act and legal consequences of nursing action. Education/Experience: Associates degree in nursing required. Bachelors degree preferred. Nursing license required.5-7 years experience required. SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS FOR OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH NURSE: Verbal communication skillsattention to detailproblem solving skillsVerbal and written communication skillsattention to detailproblem solving skillsBasic ability to work independently and manage ones time.Basic knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries and diseases.Basic ability to analyze data and accurately document and record results. Why should you choose Epitec?We started Epitec with a single focus, "Placing People First." Knowing every good endeavor begins with listening and understanding, we've set about challenging every part of the employment process. Bringing the proper connections together for the perfect fit. How is Epitec different?Epitec gets to know our prospective employees, using these insights to locate the perfect placement for you. We are there, every step of the way. Providing a best-in-class compensation package combined with the opportunity to grow financially and personally through your work. What is the result?Epitec represents the world's top companies and works to fill their open jobs with the world's best talent. That's led to Epitec servicing an impressive list of Fortune 100 companies. We've also won many awards, including one of Crain's Detroit Business "Cool Places to Work," and 101 Best & Brightest - local, national and elite winner. And that's just the beginning, as we work to innovate the way the world thinks about employment.

Keywords: Epitec, Inc., Peoria , Occupational Health Nurse, Healthcare , Mapleton, Illinois

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