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    Summary

    As an Occupational Health Physician you will provide clinical services as part of a comprehensive occupational medicine program for activities supported by the Naval Branch Health Clinic. The Naval Branch Health Clinics (BHC) are part of Naval Hospital Jacksonville's six health care facilities. To view more information about our facility please click on the following link: http://www.med.navy.mil/SITES/NAVALHOSPITALJAX/Pages/default.aspx

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    Responsibilities

    In this position, you will perform meaningful professional work in the field of Occupational Medicine, such as the following:

    • Influences management to establish and maintain safe and healthful work operations for military and civilian personnel in accordance to occupational hazards.
    • Monitors and maintains patient care, investigations, and analysis of problems directly affecting occupational safety and health.
    • Provides clinical services and guidance to Naval Hospital, Jacksonville (FL) Branch Clinics on the provision of occupational medical services to active duty military and civilians.
    • Conducts pre-placement, fitness for duty, and disability retirement examinations and medical monitoring examinations.
    • Provides education and training concerning occupational medicine to physicians, physician assistants, nurses, paramedical personnel, and military and civilian employees.
    • Supervises the referral of civilian employees to private sector facilities and ensures appropriate transition and follow-up.
    • Maintains liaison with local preventative medicine and industrial hygiene sections for the purpose of mutual support.Complies with Navy Occupational Safety and Health (NAVOSH) Program and Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) standards, and all applicable rules, regulations and instructions.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel is dependent upon position description and availability of funding.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    14

  • Job family (Series)

    0602 Medical Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/484720600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.