Licensed Vocational/Practical Nurse, Caregiver Health - PSJH

Providence Health & Services Everett, WA
Providence is calling a Licensed Vocational/Practical Nurse, Caregiver Health to Providence Health & Services in Everett, WA.

We are seeking a Licensed Vocational/Practical Nurse, Caregiver Health to be responsible for providing clinical caregiver health services within scope of practice. The CHS LVN/LPN ensures compliance with state and federal requirements and PSJH policies. Participates as an integral team member with colleagues such as Infection Prevention, Absence and Disability Management, Workers' Compensation and Well-being to deliver high quality occupational and environmental health services. Consults with CHS RN on situations extending beyond their scope of practice. Performs all duties in a manner that promotes Providence Saint Joseph Health'S mission, values, and philosophy. In all aspects, serves as a role model for the values and mission of the organization and promotion of integration of services with a culture of health and safety.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

* Perform pre-employment health screens according to standard operating procedures

* Responsible for providing surveillance services, including Tuberculosis, hazardous drugs, lead, hearing conservation, and others as required by identification of hazard or federal or local regulation, according to standard operating procedure

* Ensures maintenance, storage, accuracy and confidentiality of employee health records, utilizing current standard operating procedures

* Participates on committees and in huddles as delegated to share employee health data, provide knowledge on Employee/Occupational Health standards and perspectives, and collaborate on measures to reduce risk and promote health and well-being of our caregivers

* Reviews occupational incident data in preparation for huddle, identifying trends in exposure types, routes, departments or titles and provides recommendations on prevention or mitigation measures

* Provides vaccinations in alignment with PSJH policy and according to standard operating procedures

Required qualifications for this position include:

* 3 years experience as an LVN/LPN in an acute or post-acute setting

* Working knowledge of regulatory requirements in healthcare, including the Joint Commission, local health department, OSHA, CDC

* Demonstrates a high level of accuracy, even under pressure.

* Friendly and service-oriented

* Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment

* Seeks to acquire knowledge in area of specialty

* Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills

* Certification in BLS – Basic Life Support Upon Hire

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

* Associate's Degree in Nursing.

* 1 year Experience in an Employee/Occupational Health setting

* 6 months Experience with computer databases and systems, such as Microsoft Office, Excel, OHM

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.