St. Luke’s Health System in Meridian is seeking a Part Time (0.8 FTE) Employee Health Nurse 2 to join our Employee Health team.
The Employee Health Nurse provides for and delivers health and safety programs and services to workers and worker populations. The practice focuses on promotion and restoration of health, prevention of illness and injury, and protection from work-related and environmental hazards.
Assesses occupational, environmental, and personal health history and applies knowledge of work processes and hazards/exposures for accurate clinical decision making for pre-placement, fitness for duty, and return to work decisions.
Recognizes, educates and advises workers on identifying, reducing and eliminating health and safety risks in the work environment and addresses any potentially unsafe equipment or procedures.
Conducts assessment of work and non-work related injuries/illnesses and provides appropriate treatment and referral.
Assesses immunization status and administers immunizations to prevent the spread of communicable diseases.
Provides education about preventing exposure to communicable diseases as well as post-exposure evaluation and surveillance for employees exposed to potentially infectious diseases.
Facilitates, investigates, and provides necessary follow-up for the drug screening process.
Evaluates information and data to continually assess current state and engages with key stakeholders to problem solve and effectively manage change for optimal employee health, safety, and well-being.
Promotes a culture of health by educating and administering testing, evaluations, safety walk-rounds, and screenings that support employee health, safety and well-being programs.
Participates in committees and process improvements to represent employee health subject matter expertise as well as develops and presents employee health, safety, and well-being data to leadership.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Bachelor's of Nursing Degree
Current RN licensure in State of Practice
Previous experience in employee, occupational, and/or public health is highly desirable
Excellent communication and customer service skills
Knowledge of clinic operations
Why St. Luke's
A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke’s Health System. We are the state’s largest employer with more than 15,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. We’re proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue this same tradition of excellence.
The city of Meridian is a suburb of Boise located approximately 10 miles from downtown Boise. Meridian is a premier place to live and work with just under 90,000 residents. This clean and attractive city is framed by mountains and has a pleasant mild, 4-season climate and excellent commerce. The city offers a wide selection of nearby recreational activities such as skiing, 130 miles of hiking trails and 25 miles of paths which link 850 acres of parks. Meridian offers premier shopping, dining and entertainment.
Learn more about what Meridian and the Treasure Valley has to offer you:
St. Luke’s Health System | City of Meridian | The Village | Boise Convention and Visitors Bureau | Boise Parks and Recreation | Boise Museum Association | Boise Music Festival | Boise Philharmonic | Downtown Boise Restaurants | Hyde Park events | Treefort Music Festival | First Thursdays | Alive After Five | Capitol City Public Market | Runs and Triathlons | Shakespeare Festival | Sawtooth National Forest | Visit Idaho.org
- St. Luke’s is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.