Medical Assistant (Health Screener) in Bismarck at Quest Diagnostics Health & Wellness

Date Posted: 8/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Bismarck
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/9/2019
  • Job ID:
    TN~JCM1Q364DBDT77DRDVV

Job Description

PRN Health Screener

(Independent Contractor)

Bismarck

THIS IS PER DIEM -- NOT FULL/PART TIME

Required: Availability during daytime working hours

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 (Health Educator, Medical Assistant, Nurse, Nursing Assistant, Paramedic/EMT, Phlebotomist, etc.) 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.

Why Work for Quest Diagnostics Health & Wellness?

Driven to go the extra mile, we know there are real lives behind every specimen we touch. Our diagnostic insights reveal new avenues to identify and treat disease, inspire healthy behaviors and improve healthcare management.

  • Flexibility in scheduling to achieve work/life balance
  • Pride in role as part of a recognized and respected brand
  • Diverse and highly valued team
  • Critical part of Quest offering
  • Part of the Quest mission as you are directly working with patients
  • Important to the process of diagnoses and treatment

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform biometric screenings 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

Job Requirements

Education/Certification

  • 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

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