Employee Health Services - Baystate Health

Req#: R13702
Category(s): Human Resources, Employee Health Services
Full Time / Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: First

Under the direction of the Department Director, the Respiratory Protection Program Administrator will oversee the Baystate Health Respiratory Protection Program. The Administrator will maintain all device management aspects of the program, will be proficient in the fit testing database and be able to produce reports as needed, primarily, but not limited to respiratory devices. The Coordinator will maintain all required documentation as defined by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and the Occupational Safety & Health Administration as it relates to respiratory protection.

  • The Respiratory Protection Administrator (RPPA) would have appropriate training and knowledge base of the requirements of the OSHA Respiratory Standard and all of its elements.
  • Responsible to ensure that all requirements of the program are implemented and make the necessary decisions to ensure success of the program.
  • Ensure medical clearance has been received before an employee is fit tested. The Administrator will provide medical clearance for all employees requiring fit testing.
  • Manage and coordinate the annual fit testing and training requirements by overseeing the scheduling and location of fit testing clinics throughout Baystate Health System.
  • Evaluation effectiveness of the overall Respirator Program and provide knowledge and support to all Baystate Health System entities in managing on site Respirator Programs.
  • In conjunction with the Safety & Environmental Affairs Department, ensure that the powered air purifying respirator program complies with the OSHA Respiratory Standards.

Experience:

  • Registered MA and CPR required
  • 5 years of nursing experience
  • occupational health, safety nursing experience strongly preferred
  • program management and program development is strongly preferred.

You Belong At Baystate

At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.

DIVERSE TEAMS. DIVERSE PATIENTS. DIVERSE LOCATIONS.

Education:

Bachelor of Science, Diploma in Nursing (Required)

Certifications:

Driver License – Other, Registered Nurse – State of Massachusetts

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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