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EMPLOYEE HEALTH/INFECTION CONTROL LVN

College Medical Center Long Beach, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

* Job Specific Accountabilities

  • Performs the annual health assessment for employees, performs appropriate screening test per protocol, updates medical

history and refers abnormalities to the employee’s private physician for review and necessary care.

  • Provides minor first aid and dressing change service for employees.
  • Evaluates and treats EE status/post needle stick injuries per protocol.
  • Contacts employees for follow up of exposures to potentially infectious agents/ disease and request labs per protocol.
  • Performs fit testing.
  • Provides brief personal health consultation and examination when requested, and refers employees to EAP, community resources or personal physicians as indicated.
  • Under the direction of the Employee Health Director, recognizes and assesses common physical and psychological health care issues of the adult population.
  • Evaluates daily lab results ordered by Employee Health and notifies Director of abnormalities.
  • Gives immunizations as required per protocol.
  • Sets up immunization clinics and health screenings clinic as requested.
  • Maintains and updates the department logs.
  • Provides full range of reception services and organizes workflow in the Employee Health Department, including: accepting and screening telephone calls, routing calls as appropriate, receiving visitors, and responding to employee requests.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of clinical norms for all age groups as applicable to job functions.
  • Maintains and keeps confidentiality of employee’s health records and information.
  • Maintains current knowledge of new developments in the field of occupation health and infection prevention.
  • Participates in hospital performance improvement activities when warranted.
  • Maintain organization of Employee Health Services Department schedule. Schedule appointments for the Employee Health nurse such as Workers’ Comp injury follow-up, return to work, post-offer physical, meetings and other appointments.
  • Communicates regularly with Human Resources to maintain Employee Health records.
  • Types, produces, prepares correspondence, reports and presentations utilizing Microsoft Office Suite and other business software.
  • Complies and records quality assurance data and statistics for the Employee Health and Infection Control departments
  • Runs, complies and distributes monthly reports of outstanding Hepatitis B and Varicella immunization follow ups to managers and employees. Contacts employees to ensure timely follow-up and compliance.
  • Creates, organizes and maintains employee medical files.
  • Creates, organizes and maintains inventory of employee health forms and documents.
  • Maintains office and medical supply inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies.
  • Placing follow-up telephone calls to employees as directed.
  • Obtains and files lab, X-ray and work –related illness/injury reports.
  • Photocopies, collates, and assembles documents.
  • Performs other duties as assigned and contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS

· Current California LVN license

· BLS for healthcare providers required

· One year experience in Employee Health or clinical setting with advanced use of Microsoft Office Suite programs

College Medical Center

Thank you for choosing College Medical Center for your healthcare needs. We are committed to providing you with the best experience possible and do greatly appreciate the opportunity to be of service to you and your loved ones. The moment you walk through our doors, whether it's for a same day out-patient procedure or for an in-patient stay, we are here to take care of you and keep you and your family well informed about our facility and services. We take great pride in service excellence and we strive to provide care in keeping with the mission statement: "To Heal with Compassion and Perform with Distinction" For acute inpatient services we provide Medical, Surgical, and Critical Care. We also provide clinic services at the Family Clinic, which is located across the street from the hospital. College Medical Center also provides Behavioral Health services for inpatients as well as a Partial Hospitalization Program. We are very proud that College Medical Center is now focused on serving the needs of the residents of Long Beach and surrounding communities. www.collegehospitals.com

Address

Long Beach, CA
USA