Company: Quest Diagnostics
Posted on: May 5, 2021
Job Description Basic Purpose: The primary responsibility of the
Immunization Nurse is to provide coverage in the field ensuring
immunization shot clinics are completed accurately and on time.
Maintain a safe and professional environment for clients and
employees; perform with confidence all aspects of administering
immunization shots, including processing duties following
established practices and procedures. Duties and Responsibilities:
Administer immunization shots (as dictated by state regulations)
Provide exceptional customer service at all clinics. Maintains
accurate, complete, and legible records. Complies 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. Understands
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. Supervision Exercised: N/A
Qualifications: Education/Certification: Formal medical education
including current appropriate medical certification (RN, LPN, BSN,
NP) Current nursing license Additional medical certification /
licensure as required by state / regulatory requirements. Work
Experience: At least 1 year of healthcare experience in a
professional setting. At Least 1 year of experience administering
immunization vaccines Other: Proficient with administering
vaccinations and manual blood pressure. Skills required for reagent
handling, labeling, processing, preparation, transportation and
storage necessary. Must be knowledgeable of required regulations
and comply with them. Excellent customer service internally and
externally. Possess good written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to read, understand and follow detailed procedures. Basic
computer skills necessary including access to internet / email.
Strong communication skills both written and verbal. Proficient in
Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Word, Outlook, and Excel.
Physical and Mental Requirements: Lift light to moderately heavy
objects. The normal performance of duties may require lifting and
carrying objects. Objects in the weight range of 1 to 15 pounds are
lifted and carried frequently; objects in the weight range of 16 to
40 pounds may be lifted and carried occasionally. Objects exceeding
41 pounds are not to be lifted or carried without assistance.
Requires use of phone and PC. Fine dexterity with hands/steadiness.
Handling stress & emotions, Concentrating on tasks Making
decisions, Adjusting to change, Examining/observing details Sitting
or standing for long periods at a time Position requires
Keywords: Quest Diagnostics, Lincoln , Immunization Nurse, Healthcare , Lincoln, Nebraska
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