The Franklin Company
JO2-5154\rOccupational Health Nurse \r\rThis is a great opportunity for an Occupational Health Nurse with a major client in Memphis, TN. This is an ongoing contract position - Monday - Friday, 8am-5pm with the starting pay rate of $38.52 an hour. Must be willing to be on call and work some evenings and weekends if needed. \r\r\r Work independent of daily physician oversight, and able to recognize when a need for consultation with a physician is necessary. \r Implement wellness and prevention programs in conjunction with Occupational Health, Safety, and Human Resources. \r Maintain plant current knowledge of local hazards, toxicity of materials and relevant emergency medical care.\r Manage computer applications for comprehensive patient tracking systems. \r Assist in preparing patients for off-site transport during medical emergencies. \r Provides nursing treatment of work-related injury and illness. \r Assists in administration of case management for prolonged or complex illnesses/injuries. \r Maintains medical records in accordance with established guidelines. \r Performs medical screenings such as drug and alcohol, vision, blood pressure, audiograms, respirator and pulmonary function tests. \r Ensures compliance with regulatory and corporate guidelines. \r Communicates with employees, line management and health care providers on health and fitness-for-duty issues. \r Implements wellness and prevention programs. \r Coordinates activities with Occupational Health, Safety, and Human Resources. Performs work site visits and maintains current knowledge of local hazards, toxicity of materials and relevant emergency medical care. \r Assists in preparing patients for off-site transport during medical emergencies.\r\r
\r Must have a valid and current RN license by the Tennessee State Board of Nursing. \r Certified Occupational Health Nurse (TN) Minimum Three (3) years’ experience in occupational health nursing, preferably in a manufacturing industry \r Knowledge of Substance abuse, Workers’ Comp, OSHA, Disability case management Medical Liability Insurance Proven clinical skills and general knowledge of occupational health and general nursing. \r Experience & ability to manage emergency care situations \r Ability and willingness to be on-call *Some Evenings and weekends may be needed - Candidate needs to be flexible\r
The Franklin Company
Website : http://www.franklin-tech.com/
The Franklin Company is a leading provider of contract temporary services throughout the United States. Since 1958, Franklin has been supplying Fortune 500 companies with Professional and Technical skills including Managers, Engineers, Administrators, Designers, Scientists, Chemists, Biologists, and Technicians . In the business environment, we have all been witness to mergers, acquisitions, downsizings, divestitures, etc.