Aiken Regional Medical Centers, Aiken SC is seeking a fulltime Certified Nurse Practitioner to perform Urgent Care, Occupational Health and Wellness interventions for the City of Aiken's Employee Health Clinic (EHC). The EHC will operate as a stand-alone Nurse Practitioner driven and operated facility under the Direction and cooperation of the City of Aiken and Business & Industry Health of Aiken Regional Medical Centers.
POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
Perform post-offer pre-placement physical examinations for new hires.
Coordinate care for work-related injuries with the COA Risk Manager and workers' compensation carrier.
Evaluate and treat medical urgent care and occupational health interventions for employees or dependent family members over 18 years old who become ill or are injured at work.
Perform annual employee health screenings to include Aiken Public Safety physicals, CDL/DOT exams and respiratory clearance evaluations.
Perform Functional Movement Screenings.
Promote optimal recovery through education and counseling of injured workers on pathophysiology and treatment plans.
Perform return to work assessments to ensure fitness for duty and a safe workplace environment.
Perform fitness for duty evaluations.
Assist with coordination of care, physician referrals, and transitional duty program.
Provide medical review, surveillance, and immunization records of employees.
Function as a member of the City of Aiken Wellness Committee. Serve as a resource for the COA regarding any health or wellness issues.
Perform and review all EKG, pulmonary function tests, visual exams, lab tests, urine and hair drug screening as required.
Coordinate health education for COA employees and covered dependents in both individual and group settings.
Support case management for employees with chronic health issues or diseases.
Evaluate data and assist in developing and managing programs that address health related areas of concern for the city's workforce and covered dependents.
Review and sign wellness center medical authorizations
Perform other work-related duties as assigned or requested.