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Employee Health Nurse in Blue Springs, MO at ST. MARY'S MEDICAL CENTER

Date Posted: 12/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    201 Northwest R D Mize Road
    Blue Springs, MO
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/8/2018

Job Description

The Employee Health/Infection Control Preventionist coordinates employee annual physical examinations, new hire physical clearances, and Workers Compensation issues as requested by Human Resources. Provides emergency evaluation for work related injuries, assures cost effective coordination of treatment, referral to preferred providers, and collaborates with management in development of objectives for employee health services compatible with goals and objectives of the hospital. Also responsible for surveillance, prevention and control of infection. Assists with policy and procedure development and implementation while maintaining CDC, OSHA, AOA HFAP/TJC/CMS/local regulatory and other regulatory agency standards or directives. Acts as a primary education consultant to hospital employees, physicians, patients, volunteers and visitors in safe Infection Control/Prevention practices. Responds to potential exposures by communicating with patients, physicians, employees, volunteers and regulatory agencies.