EMPLOYEE HEALTH NURSE Job at Shift Day, Laredo, TX

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  • Shift Day
  • Laredo, TX

Job Description

Responsibilities

Doctors Hospital of Laredo, in Laredo, TX, is a 183-bed acute care facility that offers a range of medical services. You'll feel a difference when you walk in our doors. There's pride in the care we deliver and a commitment to serving Laredo's growing healthcare needs.

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JOB SUMMARY:

The Employee Health/Infection Prevention Nurse plans, organizes, and provides employee health services to all employees/students/volunteers as necessary. The Employee Health Nurse serves as a resource person to any hospital employee/department as requested and assists in asessing, planning, directing, and evalauting all yearly requirements for employees to be in compliance with OSHA, CMS, and JCAHO.  Employee Health Nurse works to ensure the health and wellness of our employees provide essential medical services in the workplace, and operate a wellness education program for employees.

This role collaborates with our Human Resources, Safety, and Security departments on important matters including workman's compensation, workplace ergonomics, and absence/leave accomodation management. Their expertise and guidance are crucuial in ensuring the well-being of our employees and maintating a safe work environment.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  1. Provides staff education related to Employee Health and supports staff with any PPE education or needs.
  2. Performs pre-employment testing.
  3. Administer Drug screens when needed.
  4. Administers and keep all employee immunizations/TB Test current.
  5. Assists in gathering data for Infection Control reports
  6. Plans, organizes, and provides employee health services to all employees/students/volunteers as necessary.
  7. Monitors and evalautes compliance with the employee health program requirements and notifies indivduals and leadership when there is a deficiency.
  8. Maintains employee health records.
  9. Manages Workman's Compensation Cases

Benefit Highlights

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Competitive Compensation & Paid Time Off
  • Excellent Benefit Packages
  • 401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Career development opportunities across UHS and its 300+ locations!
  • HealthStream online learning catalogue with plenty of free CEU courses
  • More information is available on our Benefits Guest Website: uhsguest.com.

About Universal Health Services

One of the nation’s largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. During the year, UHS was again recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and listed in Forbes ranking of America’s Largest Public Companies. Operating acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities, outpatient facilities and ambulatory care access points, an insurance offering, a physician network and various related services located all over the U.S. States, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom.

If you would like to learn more about the position before applying, please contact Vanessa Martinez, Recruiter at vanessa.martinez@uhsinc.com and by phone at 956-523-2027.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Current Texas RN license required

Current BLS required

Previous hospital experience required

Working knowledge of OSHA, CMS and JCAHO preferred

Computer skills to include typing skills and knowledge of programs such as Word and Excel

EEO Statement

All UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.

Avoid and Report Recruitment Scams

At UHS and all our subsidiaries, our Human Resources departments and recruiters are here to help prospective candidates by matching skill set and experience with the best possible career path at UHS and our subsidiaries. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (e.g., Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. Our recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo Mail, etc.

If you suspect a fraudulent job posting or job-related email mentioning UHS or its subsidiaries, we encourage you to report such concerns to appropriate law enforcement. We encourage you to refer to legitimate UHS and UHS subsidiary career websites to verify job opportunities and not rely on unsolicited calls from recruiters.

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