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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Health Care & Medicine
Onsite Occupational Nurse
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North Kansas City Hospital | North Kansas City, MO
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Job Description

Meritas Health is looking for an experienced LPN or RN to work as an Occupational Nurse at our client's manufacturing plant in Riverside, MO. Successful candidates will be able to competently and efficiently assess and treat any workplace injuries that may occur. This position will collaborate with the plant safety supervisor and staff to follow client protocols with OSHA reporting, completing first reports of injury and may participate in accident investigations. Will also coordinate return to duty status and appropriate job placement with plant supervisors.  Other duties will include an onsite flu vaccine clinic and dispensing oral meds as directed by a physician.

This position requires an individual who can work independently and determine when an injured worker needs to be referred to a clinic/ER for follow up treatment.  Strong oral and written communication skills, as well as excellent customer service skills, are a must as the Onsite Nurse will collaborate with a number of individuals.  Ideal candidate will have 2-3 years experience working in Occupational Medicine, current BCLS certification, and a valid MO nursing license.

About North Kansas City Hospital

Ranked as one of Kansas City’s Top 15 Employers by the Business Journal, North Kansas City Hospital provides the ideal place to launch your nursing career. For New Grads, we offer an exceptional combination of individual guidance and professional training. Our Nurse Residency Program includes classroom and hands-on experience with feedback and support from preceptors, nurse educators and nurse managers. We offer a stable, caring environment, plus extras like covered parking, wellness programs and classes, a fitness center and indoor pool that help create a fulfilling, balanced work life. Our 451-bed hospital has a culture that is friendly and close knit, where relationships last and people bond like family. Join us as we continue on our Magnet® journey.