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Employee Health Nurse

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: EMPLOYEE HEALTH SVS
Categories: Nursing
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Schedule: Days

Description:

Performs pre-placement and periodic nursing assessments on applicants, employees and volunteers. Administers vaccines in accordance with policy. Demonstrates keen clinical diagnostic nursing judgement and understanding of the concepts of infection control and occupational health nursing. Promotes maintenance of beneficial health habits and prevention of illness among employees and volunteers; promotes safe work practices and working environments and maintains thorough written records, documentation and statistics. Uses knowledge of patient's age and cultural diversity into the provision of care to the employees/volunteers. Contributes to the quality of nursing care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement that demonstrates positive outcomes in patient care. Supports the organization's vision and mission.

Requirements:

Must be willing to work at Lee Memorial Hospital on a rotational Saturday.
Education: Must have graduated from an accredited school of nursing, college or university with a diploma or bachelor's degree in nursing. Experience: Has a minimum of two years previous experience in staff nursing. Previous employee health RN experience preferred.
Training: Licensure: Current RN Florida License Other: Has the ability to work with persons of varying education and cultural backgrounds. Ability to work with minimal supervision. Job Specifications (Physical & Mental Requirements) External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.


General Requirements (has the ability to.) Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Stand - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Drive - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Bend - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Climb - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Kneel - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Crouch - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Twist - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Maintain Balance - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Reach - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Sensory Requirements (has ability for.) Far Vision - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Continually ( i.e. Daily) Near Vision - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Continually ( i.e. Daily) Color Vision - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Continually ( i.e. Daily) Depth Perception - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Continually ( i.e. Daily) Seeing Fine Details - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Norm Speech - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Overhead Pages - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to.) Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Make decisions under high pressure - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Manage altercations - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Work alone - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Adapt to shift work - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hand Manipulation (ability with.) Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Firm Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Fine Manipulation - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Required Lifting (ability to lift.) Up to 10 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 11 to 24 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull.) Up to 10 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 11 to 24 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Environmental (may be exposed to.) Infectious Diseases - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Chemical Agents - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Dust, Fumes, Gases Continually ( i.e. Daily) Extremes in Temperature or Humidity - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)