Mercy Employee Health Nurse in Rogers, Arkansas
We’re a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.
Responsibilities and Qualifications:
The Occupational Health Nurse is a critical job that requires working closely with all co-workers. Processing new co-workers for a health assessment at hire, which includes pre-employment drug testing, health medical history, lab work, chest x-ray if indicated, and immunization status. To promote safety and well being of not only the staff but the patients who are being cared for by our co-workers, administers vaccinations to co-workers as indicated. Administers and compiles records of all co-worker, volunteers annual TB Screening, along with any physician or student who requests a TB Screen. Promotes and administers Annual Influenza vaccines to all co-workers, students and physicians working in the facility. Compiles annual and monthly reports and presents these reports to appropriate committees in order to assist these committees to comply with requirements of Joint Commission, The Arkansas Department of Health and other government agencies. Administers the worker's compensation program following Arkansas Worker's Compensation Commission rules and regulations. Workers closely with physicians and co-workers following on the job injuries to provide quality care and follow up to injured workers. Works with co-workers and the wellness committee to educate co-workers about wellness and living healthier lifestyles. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Mercy Service Standards.
Each career at Mercy represents unique members of our caring ministry’s “body”, working together for the health and strength of the whole. To achieve our goals, we need all the parts functioning at their best and this requires the specific qualifications that you’ll bring with you:
Education: Registered Nurse
Licensure: Current Arkansas Registered Nurse License
Experience: Must have knowledge and skills in assessment of adult health. Previous work relating to workers compensation, immunization requirements of adults, knowledge of OSHA rules and regulations a requirement or willing to seek further education in the required area s. Basic knowledge of computers to enter data and design reports required. Customer Service skills necessary to relate to co-workers at all levels within the Medical Center. Ability to make formal presentations desired.
Certifications: CPR Certified
We’ll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.
Requisition ID 2017-750694
Position Type Full Time
Shift(s) To Be Determined
Department Coworker Health & Wellness