LPN / RN for Biometric Screenings

Quest Diagnostics - Allentown, PA

ContractEstimated: $52,000 - $71,000 a year
EducationSkills

THIS IS PER DIEM -- NOT FULL/PART TIME

We are not hiring at the moment, but anticipate openings in your area in late November or early December.

Quest Diagnostics is a leading provider of worksite wellness screening and health improvement programs. During a biometric wellness screening, a trained Quest Diagnostics Health & Wellness provider will collect a number of measurements, including height, weight, blood pressure, waist and/or hip circumference, as well as a finger stick for glucose and cholesterol levels.

Duties and Responsibilities:

· Perform biometric screening at client sites including finger stick blood collection, BMI, blood pressure, height/weight and other health screening services based on service package

· Provide basic health coaching based off of individual’s screening results

· Perform basic waived testing technical procedures on blood samples and completes required quality control.

· Provide exceptional customer service at all health screenings

· Maintain accurate, complete, and legible records

· Participate in training/retraining and continuing education programs as necessary

· Comply with all designated safety policies and procedures in the work area, including the use of applicable protective equipment when necessary to prevent exposure to potentially infectious agents

· Understand and complies with applicable federal, state and local laws. Adheres to quality assurance procedures and good manufacturing practices

· Maintain all HIPAA and OSHA standards while on events

· Performs other related duties as necessary

REQUIREMENTS

Education/Certification:

· High School diploma/GED and/or medical license (Nurse, Phlebotomy Certificate, Medical Assistant License, C.N.A, etc.).

· Formal medical education including current appropriate medical certification

· Additional medical certification / licensure as required by state or regulatory requirements

Required Work Experience:

· At least 1 year of healthcare experience in a professional health care setting

· Completion of a fingerstick within the last 1-2 years

· Proficient with finger stick blood collection methods and manual blood pressure

· Cholestech and/ or Cardio Check experience preferred

· Skills required for proper specimen and reagent handling, labeling, processing, preparation, transportation and storage necessary

Work and Physical Conditions/Requirements:

· Worksite wellness screenings typically take place in a corporate/conference room type setting

· Travel is required to screening event locations (not provided)

· Lift light to moderately heavy objects. The normal performance of duties may require lifting and carrying objects up to 40 pounds.

· Fine dexterity with hands/steadiness

· Examining/observing details

Job Type: Contract