WorkCare

  • Nurse Practitioner / Physician's Assistant - Per Diem

    Job Locations US-MA-Cambridge
    Job ID
    2018-1163
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Physician Assistant/ Nurse Practitioner
  • Overview

    As the nation’s largest physician-owned and managed occupational health care company, WorkCare has provided occupational healthcare services to some of the world’s most prominent organizations since 1984.

     

    At WorkCare, we believe health care that harmonizes with your company’s environment and business objective is better care. Our clients benefit from an extensive selection of wellness resources suitable to their individual needs with more than 3,500 clinic providers nationwide and a growing international clinic provider network. Through our comprehensive medical services, we maximize the health and safety of more than 1,00,000 workers per year on a worldwide basis. Our board-certified occupational health physicians are passionate about delivering our mission to improve employee health, productivity and safety through physician managed consulting services, technology-based information systems and customer-focused business models. From preventative programs to primary care, medical surveillance and health management, we have created a standard of excellence that improves quality of life, generates cost-effective care and improves the health care of the workforce.

    Responsibilities

    As an integrated health provider, WorkCare is at the forefront of helping employers meet the challenges of managing today’s workforce. WorkCare is owned by a physician who, along with a team of allied credentialed health professionals, provide strategic and tactical consulting services and programs to:

    • Improve workforce productivity
    • Enhance employee health
    • Maintain regulatory compliance
    • Mitigate health-cost drivers
    • Advocate positive health behaviors

    We encourage employee growth and professional development and believe in the value of life-long learning. Employee input into our business is valued as we believe that everyone has a unique role to play.

     

    We are currently looking for a Per Diem Nurse Practitioner / Physician’s Assistant to join our client site in Cambridge, MA. 

     

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Perform on-site physical, testing and assessments for work related injury and illness and treatment, pre-placement, return to work, fitness for duty and medical surveillance exams
    • Review and approve medical surveillance exams as per federal and state regulations
    • Provide diagnosis and treatment as required per federal and state regulations
    • Treat semi-urgent personal health issues
    • Perform travel health evaluations
    • Participate in wellness screenings/counseling
    • Complete reports and records as shall be reasonably required by the Company
    • Tour the manufacturing areas with sufficient frequency to understand the EH&S services required for the facility
    • Collaborate with outside providers regarding medical illness and treatments which impact employee work status and job safety
    • Discuss medical cases/clinical problems per telephone, fax or e-mail with EH&S personnel as needed
    • Interface with corporate medical personnel on questions that arise
    • Interact with ancillary medical providers in the community who serve Company in various capacities (e.g. physical therapy, occupational rehabilitation, fitness/trainers, etc.)
    • Participate in Company meetings such as visiting medical personnel

     

     

    Qualifications

    Qualifications:

    • Knowledge of OSHA recordability, workers compensation, case management and government regulations preferred.
    • Must be able to demonstrate the ability of maintaining privacy and confidentiality; critical thinking skills;
    • Work independently and make decisions in accordance to company policy and procedures; and take initiative on issues that arise daily;
    • Able to manage multiple priorities. Must have the ability to maintain a professional approach with others in job-demanding, multitasking and/or project support situations;
    • Ability to create and edit written materials; ability to communicate effectively to a variety of audiences; the skill in organizing resources and establishing priorities; the ability to gather data, compile information and prepare reports.
    • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
    • Must have proficient computer skills (i.e., word, excel, databases)

     

    Physician's Assistant:

    PA-C License required. Unrestricted Massachusetts Physician Assistant license. Certified by NCCPA. Current DEA license. Current ACLS/BLS certification. 3-5 years of PA experience preferred.

     

    Nurse Practitioner:

    Bachelor’s Degree in nursing with 3-5 years’ experience. Experience in occupational medicine at an on-site program preferred. Must have current license as a registered nurse practitioner in the state of Massachusetts. Must have current ACLS/BLS certification.

     

    EOE/M/F/D/V

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