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COVID-19 Vaccine Applicator

Company: Constellis
Location: Waterbury
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

POSITION SUMMARYThe Vaccine Applicator is part of the Constellis Response Team helping to deliver COVID vaccinations in Connecticut. The Vaccine Applicator will administer COVID-19 vaccines to patients at static vaccination sites.Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesThis list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities that management may deem necessary from time to time.* Prepares station for vaccinating process* Assists in preparing the vaccine for administration * May educate patients about COVID-19 vaccination* Validates patient ID and health history tracking for each vaccine dose* Administers COVID-19 vaccinations and provides patient care as needed, under the supervision of the Vaccination Operations Manager * Monitors patients who receive COVID-19 vaccination for adverse events as needed* Maintains clinical standards and all infectious disease practices according to protocols* Follows current guidelines, regulations, requirements and best practices on COVID-19 vaccinations and mitigation practices* Follows cold chain requirements and ensures no waste of vaccine KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/EXPERIENCE requirements* Licensed Practical Nurse, Medical Assistant, Paramedic, Advanced EMTs, EMTs, Nursing students with active immunization certification through an accredited organization in one or more states in the contiguous United States* 2 years medical or healthcare experience* Understand the current CDC Guidelines on vaccine administration/management and each manufacturer's instructions specific to their COVID-19 vaccines * Excellent communication and time management skills * Proficient computer skills required to perform dutiesPhysical Demands and Environment* Work is typically based in an office environment and subject to frequent interruptions. * May be required to lift and carry awkward items weighing up to 50 lbs. Requires intermittent standing, walking, sitting, squatting, stretching and bending throughout the workday.* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Keywords: Constellis, Waterbury , COVID-19 Vaccine Applicator, Other , Waterbury, Connecticut

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