The Nurse Practitioner serves as team leader and will directly supervise medical surveillance staff while on site at various work locations. The Nurse Practitioner provides occupational health services such as pre-employment, DMV, Respiratory, Hazardous Materials, and POST physicals, as well as immunizations to meet the health and safety needs of various companies, state and government agencies throughout California. Services are provided by the Nurse Practitioner and support staff working under the direction of the MD's from the department. Operational direction would come from CHP Manager.REQUIRED - Current California RN license - Current California Nurse Practitioner - Nurse Practitioner Furnishing Number - Nurse Practitioner National Certification- CPR certification - MSN PREFERRED- NP experience in an Occupational and Environmental Medicine setting - Knowledge of OSHA regulations and NIOSH recommendations - At least one year of paid FNP experience - NIOSH Certification in Spirometry - CAHOC Certification in Audiometry - Willingness to drive a medical mobile unit (RV) SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS- Must be able to work occasional overtime. - Must Possess a valid California driver's license. - Must be able to intermittently travel overnight for up to 5 days at a time. - Must be trained to drive a RV (mobile clinic). - Must be able to lift and carry up to 40lbs. - Must obtain certification in spirometry and audiometry testing. THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT.
About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-t...erm course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging everyone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.