Nurse Director of Occupational Health Services

An award-winning teaching hospital located in upstate New York is currently searching for an experienced Nurse Director of Occupational Health Services to join their accredited healthcare team.

This state-of-the-art acute care hospital is home to nearly 200 licensed beds and is known to provide comprehensive care to over 600,000 patients annually. The Nurse Director of Occupational Health Services will work within a hospital that is an epicenter of care for patients who need advanced treatment such as open-heart surgery, specialized cancer treatments, trauma care, vascular care, neurosurgery, as well as orthopedic and spinal care. This hospital is proud to be nationally recognized as a center of medical excellence and strives to continue to offer the best possible care for each and every patient.

The Nurse Director of Occupational Health Services is accountable for leading the healthcare system’s employee health activities. The Nurse Director will develop and implement employee health programs system-wide, manage the worker’s compensation activities, provide physical exams and treatment for workers, provide pre-employment physical, and ensure Joint Commission compliance in regards to vaccinations, infection control, and employee health records. The Nurse Director will also oversee FMLA and General leave for all employees. The Nurse Director will also work hands on with hospital management to ensure regulatory compliance, injury prevention and reduction, and hazard elimination.

The Nurse Director of Occupational Health Services must have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited program of nursing along with current New York state nursing licensure. The Nurse Director must have at least 5 years of prior nursing leadership experience along with occupational health nursing experience. Occupational Health Nurse Specialist Certification (COHN) is highly preferred.

This area is known to provide many different activities for any nursing professional to enjoy. This region is home to the Heroes of Baseball Wax Museum, Rustic Ridge Winery, Science Discovery Center, and the Hyde Hall Museum. This region of upstate central New York provides stretching landscapes and many areas consisting of lively communities.

This respectable healthcare facility is prepared to offer a competitive salary including a suitable benefit package.