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Rockefeller University Nurse Practitioner (Part-time 21 Hrs per week) in New York, New York

Job: IRC27973


Job Title Nurse Practitioner (Part-time 21 Hrs per week)

Laboratory / Department Occupational Health Services

Department Description

Occupational Health Services (OHS) offers employees a variety of services and health screenings without charge. OHS has Occupational Health Nurses trained to administer the services and screening programs listed below.

Detailed Description

The Occupational Health Services (OHS) Nurse Practitioner will report directly to the Director of University Health Services Occupational Health Services and will work with the University Occupational Health Services Director, Clinicians, and Administrators in providing health care to employees. The Nurse Practitioner must demonstrate clinical expertise and conduct health assessments of patients with real or potential, acute, and/or chronic health problems, including initiating appropriate diagnostic tests, treatment/prescription, and referrals to specialty services to foster continuity of care. Must develop positive interpersonal relationships with employees and demonstrate the ability to negotiate effectively with others, knowledge of emergency care procedures, and uphold the University emergency response system. Will help promote health education and counsel University employees about health maintenance and encourage appropriate use of the University Health Services. Maintains special occupational health and preventative medicine programs, including post-employment physical exams (PPE's) and annual health exams (AHE's) required for campus populations. Will be responsible for monitoring and maintaining accurate case management records for disabilities, in accordance with FMLA, ADA, and HIPPA requirements. Implements safety and accident prevention programs, as well as identify risks and hazards in the workplace. Assist with counseling employees on the prevention of work-related injuries. Demonstrates knowledge of OSHA requirements, OSHA recordkeeping, and Worker's Compensation procedures, and maintains accurate Worker's Compensation. Collaborates with employees, multiple departments, physicians, and department heads concerning case management of injuries, and management of disabilities. Updates nursing skills through journal articles, in-service programs, and attending seminars and conferences. Assists Director in maintaining inventory supplies and equipment. Will assist the department Director with programs and projects as required and developed.

Job Requirements

Master's degree in an adult or family nurse practitioner program required. Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse and Nurse Practitioner in the State of New York required. Active BLS and ACLS certifications are required. Previous relevant clinical experience as a Nurse Practitioner is necessary, and Occupational Health experience/certification is desirable. Must have very strong interpersonal skills and excellent discretion, judgment, tact, initiative, organizational skills, and self-motivation. Must be able to work independently, multi-task comfortably, and handle sensitive confidential information. Excellent Microsoft Office Suite skills and other electronic applications required.

Additional Details

This job requires that employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Rockefeller University provides reasonable accommodations where legally required including accommodations for medical conditions and sincerely held religious beliefs.

The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans