Biometric Screener PRN - HII Newport News, VAApply Job ID 17306 Date posted Jun. 18, 2020 Location Newport News, Virginia Full Time / Part Time Part time (PT)
The Health and Wellness Biometric Screener PRNposition is part of a team dedicated to providing comprehensive onsite biometric health screenings. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, quality-conscious healthcare professional with the ability to work in a team environment to provide exceptional customer service for screening participants. The successful candidate will also be able to function at multiple biometric stations including results consultation and must possess good understanding of biometric data criteria and implications to overall health.
In order of importance
- Serve as a part of an onsite core team to fulfill onsite biometric screening and results consultation stations.
- Assist in process improvement and coordination of biometric event.
- Associate degree or equivalent in health promotion, nutrition, fitness, medical assistant, LPN or another related field is preferred.
- High school diploma/GED required.
- Experience with manual blood pressure readings required
Experience with finger stick capillary collection technique required
Phlebotomy skills required
Previous health screening experience preferred but not required
- Experience with patient counseling of cardiovascular risk factors/biometric data and implications to health required
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Maintain CPR/AED certification
Medical assistant certification preferred
CHES (Certified Health Education Specialist) certification preferred
- Certification from an accredited wellness coach training program preferred, Wellcoach© certification preferred
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (oral/written) required
General health risk knowledge including cholesterol, blood pressure, BMI, blood sugar and hemoglobin A1c required
Intermediate to advanced computer skills required (i.e. MS Office, data entry)
Ability to make recommendations to effectively solve problems, using judgment consistent with standards, practices, policies, and procedures.
Bilingual a plus
In select states, patient care is provided by an independent physician-owned corporation.
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