LOCATION : Employee Health and Wellness at Burlington, Alamance Regional Medical Center-OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH
CITY : Burlington
JOB DETAILS :
Exempt: No | FTE: 0.001000 (0 hours/week) | Schedule: Monday-Friday | On Call: NO
JOB SUMMARY :
The NP/PA is responsible for providing direct care to clients for the purposeof health promotion and disease management; case management to facilitatepositive outcomes for employees/clients impacted by illness; programdevelopment and management related to the health needs of the organization;health expertise in collaboration with other members of the health and safetyinfrastructure to provide consultation as needed by members of theorganization; communication and training to effectively educate clients aboutdisease risk and their role in reducing risk of illness; appropriateadministrative functions; and employee education, medical surveillanceprograms, and wellness programs.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
* Annual flu shot
* Annual TB test (if applicable to your job location)
* Annual HLCs (Healthstream, formerly CBL)-Safety at Work and CorporateCompliance
* Maintain licensure/certification/registry/listing (if applicable to yourjob)
Program of Study
Required: The Nurse Practitioner (NP) has completed a nursepractitioner program, is certified by a national credentialing body, andutilizes a full range of clinical skills in accordance with rules andregulations of the Expanded Nursing Practice Act and under the auspices of theBoard of Nursing.
The Physician Assistant (PA) has completed an educational program for physicianassistants, has completed the Physician Assistant National CertifyingExamination, and utilizes a full range of clinical skills in accordance withrules and regulations of the North Carolina Medical Board and the supervisingphysician.
Years of Experience
Required: A minimum of two years experience in an Occupational Health, ER,Wellness, or Primary Care setting; preference for a minimum of one yearoccupational health experience. Demonstrated experience in the clinicalmanagement of clients in the ambulatory care setting.
Required: NC License asRegistered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner Certification required or current NCMedical Board licensure for Physician Assistant.
MAJOR WORK ACTIVITIES
Demonstrates a working knowledge of medical/surgical practice, occupationalhealth, OSHA standards, and government regulations as well as an understandingof how to apply this knowledge to medical surveillance and treatment.
Demonstrates competence with physical diagnostic skills, medical andoccupational history taking, and documentation of all relevant findings.
Demonstratesthe highest standards of honesty and integrity in all dealings, both relatedand unrelated to hospital business.
Demonstrates willingness to seek help from the medical director or supervising physicians when questions arise which are beyond the scope of the employee's expertise, training, or experience.
Weight 10 %
Develops treatment plans in accordance with established clinical protocols andconsideration of all physical and psychosocial factors that may impact theclient situation, and establishes a rapport with clients to provide support,education, and counseling.
Weight 10 %
Develops treatment protocols and clinical pathways in collaboration with thesupervising physician.
Weight 10 %
Documents assessments, treatments, outcomes, work and disability status, andscreenings in a thorough manner. Maintains clear and concise records forindividual and corporate clients to meet the requirements of the department,the company and any applicable standards or laws.
Weight 10 %
Exercises an ability to assess and anticipate health risks throughout thecompany by analyzing data to determine health issues and employee groups atrisk
Weight 10 %
Provides pre-employment physical exams, medical surveillance exams, andevaluation and treatment of health problems for clients
Weight 10 %
Utilizes principles of case management to achieve best outcomes for clients ina cost effective manner and acts as a liaison between the client and providersto whom he/she is referred.
Additional informationon Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
• Current knowledge of practice to include governmental regulations, communityhealth principles, health promotion, injury/illness prevention, and basicknowledge of related fields i.e. ergonomics, toxicology, and epidemiology.
• Ability to plan, organize, work independently.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills.
• Current CPR certification required, ACLS preferred.
PATIENT POPULATION SERVED:
Cone Health serves the following patient populations:
Neonate ( Pediatric (1 month to Adolescent (13 years to Adult (18 years to Geriatric (66 + years)
Specific age groups are listed in the departmental Scope of Service, ifapplicable.
• I will create and engage in conversations of possibility.
o I will be open to innovation andcreativity.
o I will listen to understand.
o I will bring ideas for solutions and be open to alternative ideas.
o I will be open to constructive feedback.
o I will not engage or listen to negativity or gossip.
o I will be positive when speaking about Cone Health, my department, andmy coworkers.
o I will be approachable.
o I will focus on behaviors, not the person, during conflict.
• I will honor my word.o I will dowhat I say when I say I will.
o I will "clean it up" when I can't keep my word.
o I will honor my work agreement.
o I will be "on the court" instead of "in the stands."
o I will follow up in a timely manner on commitments and requests.
o I will apologize when someone experiences less than excellent service.
o I will take responsibility for my actions, decisions and performance.
o I will protect patient safety (best practices: ex - hand hygiene).
• I will assume the best ofintentions and embrace differences.o I will collaborate and seek other people'sinput.
o I will demonstrate courtesy, compassion, and respect with my tone ofvoice and body language.
o I will speak positively about Cone Health - managing up coworkers,physicians, departments, patients and visitors.
o I will ask the person directly involved when I don't know.
o I will include diverse skills, abilities, strengths, and backgrounds tocreate better outcomes.
o I will care for myself while also respecting others.
• I will own it, solve it, andcelebrate it!
o I will offer solutions when problemsare identified.
o I will share my input for decisions by participating in forums such asshared governance, town halls, employee engagement survey, brown bagdiscussions, employee councils, staff meetings, or directly with my manager.
o I will take charge and do the right thing at the right time.
o I will make decisions keeping a balance of service, quality, and costin mind.
o I will demonstrate Cone Health values.
o I will seek opportunities to celebrate and have fun.
o I will recognize good work.
I have seen and reviewed the jobdescription in its completed form and understand that I will be required toperform all functions listed if hired for this position. I recognize that, ifhired, it is my responsibility to notify my manager as soon as possible if I amunable to perform any of the functions of my position for any reason. This jobdescription is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties,responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job.
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