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Covid Vaccine Response Team LPN/CMA/RMA - Covid Tent - Part-time

Company: State of Franklin Healthcare Associates
Location: Johnson City
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

State of Franklin Healthcare Associates is currently seeking a Part-Time LPN/CMA/RMA

to be a part of our COVID Vaccine Response Team

Summary

The Vaccine Response Staff (LPN, or CMA/RMA) delivers quality patient care by maintaining patient flow, directing patients through the vaccination site, identifying patient needs, collecting/verifying information, administering medications, monitor patient for medical emergency post vaccination, providing health education, answering patient questions and reports any issues or concerns to provider and/or supervisor.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Patient Care and Service

  • Assist with registration, consent forms, health screening and vaccine administration.
  • Maintains patient flow in order to help be as efficient as possible.
  • Records patient data and vaccine administration.
  • Administers subcutaneous, intramuscular injections and IV Therapy (if certified and applicable).
  • Monitor patient for signs and symptoms of an allergic reaction following vaccine administration.
  • Follows protocols for medical emergencies.
  • Escalates any unusual patient behavior to provider as appropriate.

Patient Education

  • Instructs patients regarding medications and treatment.
  • Assists with delegated patient education.

Other

  • Compiles information and prepares reports.
  • Maintains records.
  • Participates in educational activities.
  • Follows organizational policies and procedures, including State of Franklin Healthcare Associates Compliance Manual, Code of Ethics and Business Standards, HR Policies and Procedures Manual, Team Member Handbook, OSHA Manual and any other policies or procedures for the job function, department, location or clinic.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Supervises

None

Qualifications

Education

High School Diploma or GED and graduate of an approved school of nursing.

Experience

Previous experience in a healthcare setting desired but not required.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Valid license or certificate to practice in the state of employment and current CPR certification required.

Competencies

Service: Demonstrates high standards of service to patients, physicians, team members and other departments; remains calm when faced with challenging or difficult situations; effectively resolves service issues.

Quality: Work is thorough and accurate; offers ideas and solutions to improve outcomes and enhance service; considers the situation and relevant information before taking action; effectively implements improvements.

Integrity: Acts with the highest levels of personal ethics, honesty and accountability.

Performance: Applies job specific knowledge, skills and experience to accomplish results; requires appropriate level of supervision; work is completed in a timely manner; uses sound judgement in decision-making; is reliable and dependable; utilizes time and resources responsibly; complies with policies and procedures; work area is organized, neat and clean.

Communication: Expresses facts and ideas in a clear, convincing and organized manner; listens effectively; professional, respectful and compassionate in communications with others; follows proper channels of communication and shares essential information timely; maintains appropriate confidentiality.

Teamwork: Builds and maintains effective working relationships; recognizes strengths and contribution of others; manages and resolves conflicts in a positive and constructive manner.

Working Conditions

Work is performed in a medical office environment involving contact with patients, physicians, staff, insurance carriers and other business partners. Occasional local travel between work sites and additional hours, including evening or weekend work, may be necessary.

Physical Requirements

Not Required

Occasional

Frequent

Continuous

Walking

X

Standing

X

Sitting

X

Lifting

up to 10 lbs

X

up to 25 lbs

X

up to 50 lbs

X

Assisted lifting

X

Climbing

X

Bending

X

Pulling

X

Pushing

X

Vision

X

Color Vision

X

Hearing

X

Speaking

X

Chemicals/PPE

X

Pathogens/PPE

X

Outside Work

X

Additional Physical Requirements or Comments:

State of Franklin Healthcare Associates reserves the right to alter, change or modify this job description at any time, with our without notice. The duties and responsibilities contained herein are considered representative, but not necessarily all-inclusive, of the duties and responsibilities, which may be required of a job incumbent. All other categorizations contained herein are meant to be representative of the general environment or working conditions in which the job is performed.

Keywords: State of Franklin Healthcare Associates, Johnson City , Covid Vaccine Response Team LPN/CMA/RMA - Covid Tent - Part-time, Other , Johnson City, Tennessee

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