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For the last 80 years, EmblemHealth has been taking care of New York’s heart and soul, its people. Today, health care is more complex than ever. That’s why we’re at the forefront of change. We work alongside our customers to offer access to high-quality, affordable care, help navigate the health care experience, and make good health achievable; because everyone deserves to be taken care of. We deliver on our mission every day by living our values with our colleagues, members, clients and partners. It begins with caring and respecting all those we work with. We believe a culture of diversity and inclusion is vital to serve our unique and diverse customers. We seek for continues improvement and innovation and believe being agile and nimble is our advantage. We bring a strong sense of partnership to every relationship – internally and externally. The EmblemHealth family of companies offers competitive health, welfare, and retirement benefits as well as incentive pay plans and more.

OEHC Physician

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Director and Equivalent
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210EF Requisition #
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Provides direct hands on patient care in an occupational and environmental health setting.  Participates in all aspects of clinical and educational programs offered by OECH.

Responsibilities

  • Provide medical evaluation of workers with work-related illness or injury. Includes physical exam, diagnostic impression, determination of causation. Recommend an appropriate treatment plan including diagnostic tests and their interpretation, patient education including a discussion of workers’ compensation, appropriate treatment and follow up activities, monitoring of patient through subsequent visits
  • Provide medical evaluation component of medical surveillance exams for work place exposures, lead and asbestos screenings, respirator clearance exams, OSHA mandated exams.
  • Provide evaluation of patients with environmental illness and injury including physical exam; appropriate treatment and follow up activities; monitoring the patient through subsequent visits
  • Direct evaluation of workplace hazards when appropriate.
  • Develop intervention/prevention strategies for identified occupational and environmental health problems
  • Provide legal testimony at workers’ compensation hearings or other legal proceedings as required.

 

Qualifications

  • Graduation from an accredited school of medicine or osteopathy and licensure to practice in New York State.
  • 10+ years of experience
  • Completion of an accredited postgraduate internship.
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in occupational health setting preferred. 
  • NYS Workers' Comp. Board certificate

EEOC Statement

We are committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences of our workforce to create opportunities for our people and our business. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Sponsorship Statement

Depending on factors such as business unit requirements, the nature of the position, cost and applicable laws and regulations, EmblemHealth may provide work visa sponsorship for certain positions.

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