Per Diem Spec Health Screener - Arlington, VA

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated Arlington, TX
Per Diem Spec Health Screener - Arlington, VA


The primary responsibility of the Health Screener is to provide coverage in the field ensuring that health screenings are completed accurately and on time. Maintain a safe and professional environment for clients and employees; perform with confidence all aspects of a health screening, including specimen collection and processing duties following established practices and procedures.


* Performs basic waived testing technical procedures on blood samples and completes required quality control.

* Provide exceptional customer service at all SH health screenings.

* Maintains accurate, complete, and legible records.

* Participates in training/retraining and continuing education programs as necessary.

* 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.


Knowledge, skills and abilities:

* Formal medical education including current appropriate medical certification.

* Additional medical certification / licensure as required by state / regulatory requirements.

* 1 year of healthcare experience in a professional setting.

* Proficient with finger sticks and manual blood pressure.

* Ability to understand and perform complex procedures and techniques and work with complex instrumentation (Cholestech and/ or Cardio Check experience preferred).

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

* Must be knowledgeable of required regulations and comply with them.

* Ability to provide 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.

* Pleasant and friendly, yet professional personality.

* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Word, Outlook, and Excel.

* Tuesday-Thursday preferred, however, all week including some Saturdays.

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All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.