Employee Health Nurse

    Community Health System
    Punta gorda, FL
    Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $21.61 - $28.86

    Job Description

    Develops and implements infection control policies designed to reduce or eliminate outbreaks in the facility. Monitors patient care for compliance with established standards and investigates known or suspected sources of infections in order to determine the source and ensure control. Develops and provides related education to staff. Responsible for managing the employee health service functions of the organization. Ensures that all medical records are kept in a manner compliant with appropriate policies and procedures. May be responsible for administering employee physicals, injury related diagnoses, or other types of referrals according to OSHA regulations. May provide consultation regarding workers' compensation, infection control or other employee health related issues. Relies on extens

    Who is Bayfront Health Punta Gorda?

    Bayfront Health Punta Gorda is a 208-bed Joint Commission Accredited hospital part of a regional network of seven hospitals. Bayfront Health Punta Gorda features all-private patient rooms in the acute care setting, and offers an accredited primary stroke center, the Joint Commission Certified Joint and Spine Center, an accredited chest pain center, an accredited hyperbaric and wound care center, and emergency care services.

    Why should you join the team?

    Employees at Bayfront Health Punta Gorda have the opportunity to take advantage of our awesome employee benefits.
    • Gym access to our onsite wellness center
    • Educational reimbursement up to $5,000 for RNs
    • Sign-On Bonus's for critically needed positions
    • Excellent medical benefits packages with multiple rate options
    • The ability to be a shared employee with other Bayfront facilities
    Bayfront Health Punta Gorda is located 5 minutes off I-75 in a quaint waterfront town. The hospital is surrounded with waterfront views and wonderful local restaurants.

    POSITION PURPOSE

    To coordinate all aspects of the Infection Control Program to maintain a safe environment for patients, visitors, and physicians by preventing and controlling the transmission of infections in accordance with current rules and guidelines set forth by legislative/licensing/consulting agencies.

    Develops and implements infection control policies designed to reduce or eliminate outbreaks in the facility. Monitors patient care for compliance with established standards and investigates known or suspected sources of infections in order to determine the source and ensure control. Develops and provides related education to staff. Responsible for managing the employee health service functions of the organization. Ensures that all medical records are kept in a manner compliant with appropriate policies and procedures. May be responsible for administering employee physicals, injury related diagnoses, or other types of referrals according to OSHA regulations. May provide consultation regarding workers' compensation, infection control or other employee health related issues. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Bachelor's degree and at least 7-10 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.

    Posting ID: 556638200Posted: 2020-05-21