Occupational Health Nurse Practitioner

Employer
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field. Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins Hospital Pay Grade: RO Occupational HealthNurse Practitioner This position provides an opportunity for the NP to operate with an independent nature and with a focus on quality care of our employees. The Employee/Occupational Health Nurse Practitioner will work with a team devoted to creating the best and safest work environment for our employees. The NP will provide clinical evaluation and management in areas including: Minor urgent care for episodic illnesses such as infections, dermatology, musculoskeletal complaints, allergies/asthma, etc. Pre-placement health screenings Immunizations and management of infection control issues and exposures Evaluation for return to work after an injury or illness Assessment for Fitness for duty, and ADA disability management Occupational surveillance or certification Independent health care evaluations, treatment, and referrals. EXPERIENCE: Three years NP experience in Employee/Occupational Health, Urgent Care, Adult Primary Care or ED Knowledge of and experience in general medicine and medical practice, experience with patient advocacy, including protection of patient health information and current employment related regulations (ADA, FMLA, Workersa€ (TM) Comp., etc.) a plus SKILLS: Good communication, organizational skills, ability to work with a team, professional and courteous demeanor required. Ability to use EMR/Computer knowledge required. Critical thinking, problem solving and ability to provide quality patient health care required The NP position is 40 hrs/week, dayshift, Monday a€" Friday, with no on-call, no weekends and no holidays. The position offers variety, a great work culture, a generous compensation package with a full array of benefits, educational and enrichment opportunities, and a friendly and inspiring work environment. #LI-CY1 Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. .