RN Occupational Health Nurse

Kelsey Seybold Clinic Houston , TX 77020

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Occupational Health Nurse, RN

Location: LyondellBasell- Houston Refinery

ddress: 12000 Lawndale St, Houston, TX 77017

Job Type: Full Time Department: Occupational Health

Hours: Monday-Thursday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

This position will only consider candidates whose highest attained degree is an RN (no advanced nursing degrees will be considered or allowed to function in this role)

COMPANY PROFILE

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. Changing the Way Health Cares.

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is Houston's premier multispecialty group practice, founded in 1949 by Dr. Mavis Kelsey.

With more than 21 clinic locations and more than 400 physicians, Kelsey-Seybold provides medical care in 55 medical specialties and is home to a nationally accredited Breast Diagnostic Center, Endoscopy Center, Infusion Center and Cancer Center. Our mission is to provide our team members with exceptional opportunities for professional and personal growth.

JOB SUMMARY

The Occupational Health Nurse will play a key role in collaborating with other team members to provide site health and safety needs for the assigned Onsite Employer Clinic. The nurse will support site assessment audits, site risk analysis and occupational health management plan to support the health services. In addition, she or he will own delivering comprehensive nursing care including prompt medical emergency response, prevention, treatment and follow-up for occupational injuries/illnesses, referrals and medications.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

(A = basics; B = preferred)

Education

A.

Associate's degree in Nursing from an approved professional Registered Nursing program.

B.

Bachelor's of Science in Nursing

Experience

A.

3-5-year experience in an occupational health or employee health clinic environment.1-year experience in an adult medicine practice (family medicine or internal medicine).

B.

1-year experience at an employer onsite clinic in the chemicals, oil&gas or energy industry.1-year experience in an ambulatory care setting

Licenses

A.

Valid Driver's License. Current and valid RN license in the state of the assigned location.

NIOSH, DOT, COHC certifications within 90 days of hire.

B.

COHN or COHN-S or at least 1500 hours towards certification. TWIC certification.

Special Skills

A.

Knowledge of regulatory standards and participation in OSHA, NIOSH, TDH, or CLIA surveys. Knowledgeable of the principles of quality management and experienced in leading Performance Improvement teams.

Able to use equipment and related supplies for selected patient population for the assigned area. Including CPR, oxygen administration and IV therapy. Computer experience.

B

Other

A.

Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Proficient computer skills.

Knowledgeable of State and Federal laws and regulations. Current BLS.

B.

ACLSDrug & Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA) Certified Trainer or Trained.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

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