The primary purpose of this position is to provide occupational health and medical care under the University Medical Surveillance Program and Workers' Compensation Program to all full-time, part-time, and temporary University employees. Examples of specific duties include: first care for employee occupational injury/illness, medical surveillance examination in accordance with OSHA, CDC, and NIH, travel immunizations, and perform respiratory quantitative fit-testing using in accordance with NC OSHA Respiratory Protection Standard. All University employees are included in the university's workers' compensation program. Maintain information in a comprehensive database.
Education and Experience:
License to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of North Carolina.
Knowledge – Knowledge of nursing theories, practices, and standards of care. Licensed by NC Board of Nursing to practice as a registered nurse.
Program Monitoring and Administration – Ability to assess, monitor, and recommend occupational health protocol needs. Ability to document compliance with state and federal regulations.
Training and Education – Ability to educate and train employees in occupational health and specific University requirements. Ability to assess, develop, design, implement, and provide consulting services for occupational health.
Safety and Health Compliance – Ability to understand applicable policies and procedures, and provide appropriate occupational health services.
Communication – Ability to interpret and communicate information to individuals or groups. Ability to clearly and concisely convey written information orally or in writing to individuals or groups to ensure that they understand the information and the message. Ability to listen and respond appropriately to others.
Bachelor's degree with a major in Nursing or Master's degree with a major in Nursing.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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