APP, Occupational Health(60001028)

Date: Jan 24, 2023

Location: Indianapolis, IN, US, 46202

Organization: HHC

Division:Eskenazi Medical Group  

Sub-Division: EMG -Employee  

Req ID:  14604 

 

Schedule: Full Time 

Shift: Days 

 

EMG is affiliated with Eskenazi Health and employs physician and advanced practice providers who support the Eskenazi Health system. A multi-specialty provider group, it strives to be a leading primary care provider serving all patients regardless of ability to pay or condition of health while advancing medicine through teaching and research.

Eskenazi Health is one of American's largest safety net health systems with more than 1 million outpatient visits each year. Partnering with the Indiana University School of Medicine, Eskenazi Health serves as the public hospital division of the Health & Hospital Corporation of Marion County, Indiana. In addition to the 327-bed hospital located on its downtown Indianapolis campus, Eskenazi Health provides services at 10 federally qualified health care centers and multiple mental health sites and residential facilities located throughout Indianapolis. Eskenazi Health is accredited by The Joint Commission and has been highlighted as one of the nation's 150 best places to work by Becker's Hospital Review for four consecutive years.

Indianapolis offers affordable housing, excellent schools and a wealth of entertainment options, including a variety of amateur and professional sports teams, dynamic museums, live theater productions, symphony and opera concerts, a wide variety of shopping options and restaurants, and numerous outdoor festivals, as well as the famous Indy 500 race each May.

FLSA Status

NA

Job Role Summary

The Advanced Practice RN (APRN) NP in Occupational Health works as an educator, advocate and care provider and is responsible for the care and well-being of patients in the Occupational Health Clinic. The APRN NP plans, coordinates, and evaluates patient's health care and provides diagnostic as well as therapeutic intervention and evaluation, including diagnostic and pharmacologic intervention. Performs or orders and interprets diagnostic testing. Utilizes referrals to other providers as needed. Writes prescriptions when having appropriate approved prescriptive authority. Performs office procedures within the scope of practice. Collaborates with health care providers across the health care continuum

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

•             Identifies patients whose illnesses are beyond the Urgent Care Visit Center scope of practice and collaborates with medical director of Occupational Health or specialty corisultants as needed

•             Provide physical assessment and history of employee's capability to work and maintain health within safety standards.

•             Provide effective medical treatment and management of injuries and illnesses for employees, including follow ups and referrals .

•             Document assessment, diagnosis, and treatment consistent with state and federal standard and laws .

•             Demonstrates skill in evaluating, treating, and managing work related injury/illness.

•             Demonstrates familiarity with OSHA regulations in the workplace and hospital setting.

•             Understands work related injuries and return to work policies .

•             Understands government regulated management of exposure to infectious diseases .

•             Review and document status reports.

•             Review and order immunizations as recommended by the Center of Disease Control (CDC) and the infection control committee.

•             Monitor health status of employees.

•             Implement occupational and environmental health and safety education for staff .

•             Research current legislation that impact practice, workers, and the workplace.

Job Requirements

NA

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

NA

Minimum Qualifications, Training, and Experience

Immediate Care or Urgent Care experience required.  Primary Care experience will be considered.

Eskenazi Health has been named to Becker's Hospital Review's 2018 list of "150 Great Places to Work In Health Care."  This is the 3rd year in a row now that EH has received this honor.  

https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/lists/150-top-places-to-work-in-healthcare-2019.html 


Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis