Occupational Health, Leave of Absence Nurse - Full-Time and Part-Time

Operating Unit Care New England
Location: Providence, RI
Job ID: 8678
Job Status: Full Time
Shift: Days
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The Occupational Health Leave of Absence Nurse provides nursing care/health education and guidance to employees on medical leave as part of a comprehensive employee health and leave management program. Works directly with the LOA team to assess workplace accommodation options, interfaces with other clinical providers to case manage the care and return to work of impacted individuals. Coaches employees on possible modified duty and return to work options as well as sharing clinical and wellness resources. Refers cases to physician as warranted for second opinions. Maintains appropriate records and reporting of work-related illnesses/injuries and ensures compliance with applicable regulations and programs.

Graduate of an accredited Nursing program required. Bachelorís Degree in Nursing preferred. Current licensure as a professional nurse in the State of Rhode Island required. Minimum of one to three years working with a healthcare workforce and within a clinical environment. Specialized training in Occupational Health Medicine with an emphasis in disability assessment and job accommodation review and workplace modification.