Aug 11, 2022

Registered Nurse-Occupational Health Nurse - Senior Level

  • National Security Agency
  • Fort Meade, MD, USA

Job Description

Perform, advise, and/or supervise professional nursing and occupational health care services involving health maintenance/disease prevention, emergency care, treatment of injuries/illnesses, health counseling, travel health services and protections from occupational and environmental hazards.

The Office of Occupational Health Environmental and Safety Services (OHESS) known as the NSA Medical Center, supports the mission by applying professional knowledge in Occupational Health, Environmental, Industrial Hygiene and Safety operating in accordance with all governing body regulations. OHESS personnel will provide clinical services, including emergency response, physical exams, immunizations, vision and preventative health screenings. Personnel will also provide technical, managerial, and administrative services to the entire workforce. Promoting, assessing and optimizing the health and safety of the NSA workforce and workplace is always priority.

FULL PERFORMANCE: Entry is with an Associate's degree plus 5 years of relevant experience, or a Bachelor's degree plus 3 years of relevant experience, or a Master's degree plus 1 years of relevant experience. Degree must be in Nursing. (Graduation from an accredited nursing diploma program would be viewed as equivalent to an associate's degree). Relevant experience must be recent and in a general medical or surgical nursing area (e.g., ER, health promotion, occupational health, and ambulatory care). A current, valid, unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse by any state or territory is required. Certification Occupational Health Nurse (COHN) is preferred. SENIOR: Entry is with an Associate's degree plus 8 years of relevant experience, or a Bachelor's degree plus 6 years of relevant experience, or a Master's degree plus 4 years of relevant experience, or a Doctoral degree plus 2 years of relevant experience. Degree must be in Nursing. (Graduation from an accredited nursing diploma program would be viewed as equivalent to an associate's degree). Relevant experience must be recent and in a general medical or surgical nursing area (e.g., ER, health promotion, occupational health, and ambulatory care) and include management. A current, valid, unrestricted license as a Registered Nurse by any state or territory is required. Certification Occupational Health Nurse (COHN) is preferred.

- Provide medical care and services through acute and urgent care and emergency response. - Provide mission-specific medical evaluations and treatment through physical examinations and travel medicine consultations. - Assist with medical examinations and emergency medical care. - Operate specialized medical equipment or instruments. - Provide health care information or test results to patients or clients. - Promote employee wellness through training, health education, or clinical care.

This is a full-time position, Monday through Friday. Salary offers are based on candidate's education level and years of experience relevant to the position and also take into account information provided by the hiring manager/organization regarding the work level for the position. Salary Range: $74,950 - $138,868 (Full Performance - Senior Level Experience)