Covid testing and vaccination for community clinics at multiple vaccination and testing sites including pop-up sites throughout the greater Twin Cities area. This position requires flexibility to work multiple shifts, demonstrate aseptic technique, injection site marking and safe delivery of vaccinations/ immunizations to patients as well as review patient consent forms to determine eligibility of patient to receive COVID vaccine. Must possess critical thinking skills and clinical assessment skills to handle possible emergency situations and also demonstrate strong customer service and problem solving skills. This is a temporary, benefits eligible position. This position will require that you are able to travel to other site as needed.
Schedule, M-F 8:30-5pm
Every third Saturday/Sunday8:30-5pm
Swabbers directly test patients either in enclosed booth or open booth testing centers. Responsible for strict adherence to direct patient contact protocols.
Ensures patient identification accuracy before testing.
Explains testing procedure to patient.
Responsible for collection of specimens without contamination.
Directs patients on appropriate hand hygiene and masking during protocols
Remains in clean area of testing booth.
Maintain social distance from patient and coordinates collection of testing specimen.
Ensures labeling accuracy.
Directs patients on hand hygiene and masking protocols.
Prepares specimen for submission.
Current Minnesota RN License
Basic Life Support Certification
One year of previous healthcare experience in an ambulatory setting
Willingness to work at various sites is encourage
Other Required Skills
Demonstrated focus on customer service/patient service with every interaction
Excellent public relations and communication skills
Demonstrates focus on customer service/patient experience with every interaction.
Ability to work as an effective team member to provide exceptional care.
Ability to use appropriate computer applications
Ability to work independently, demonstrate critical thinking skills and engage in ongoing process improvement
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership ...with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.