Job ID 2019-1223 # of Openings 1 Job Locations US-CT-Middletown Category Paramedic/ EMT
Our mission is Protecting and Promoting Employee Health - from Hire to Retire.
WorkCare, Inc., is a physician-owned national occupational health service company founded in 1984. We currently serve more than 1 million client employees across the U.S and abroad with integrated employee health management solutions that include Incident Intervention™ 24/7 telephonic injury triage and return-to-work follow-up; On-site Services; Medical Exams & Travel program management; Consulting Occupational Physicians; Leave & Disability Clinical Support; and preventive interventions including wellness education, industrial athlete/athletic trainer programs, industrial massage and bio-ergonomic assessments.
We are currently looking for a Full Time Paramedic to work at a client site in Middleton, CT.
Provides first-aid and medical care and appropriate follow-up to site employees as requested/needed, as defined within scope of practice, following treatment care guidelines set forth by the Occupational Health Director and Client policy / procedures
Responsible for maintaining OSHA records and following OSHA guidelines
Maintain communication with the Clinic Physician regarding employee updates
Case management of occupational illness/injury
Case management of lost-time/absent employees for occupational and non-occupational injuries
Ensure employees have appropriate return-to-work clearances
Coordinate employee new hire exams, medical surveillance and exit exams
Regulatory testing as required (audio, spirometry, drug and alcohol, etc.)
Maintain audiometric records.
Send letters as needed and records STS's when diagnosed as appropriate
Maintain database for SEG examinations and ensures employee notification for renewal as directed
Lead and provides health and safety training such as ergonomics, blood borne pathogen, hearing conservation, and hazard communication as needed
Performs First Aid/CPR/AED training for rescue team, first responders or other employees as directed
Coordinate wellness education and events
Must have current Connecticut Paramedic certification
Minimum 3 years' experience in an EMS setting
Must have BLS, ACLS and CPR certification
Experience at industrial work locations in EMS setting preferred
Must possess decision making skills based on strong professional and clinical judgement
Requires the ability to work independently
Must be able to demonstrate the ability of maintaining privacy and confidentiality; critical thinking skills; 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 communicate effectively to a variety of audiences
The skill in organizing resources and establishing priorities;
Must be service-oriented and possess strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Must be competent in the Windows operating system environment with the ability to learn software as needed
Experience in EMR systems preferred. OHM experience a plus!
Working Evening Shift - Monday - Friday Flexible Start Time