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FLU NURSE RN / LPN Omaha Nursing Jobs

Maxim Healthcare Services Omaha, NE

Job Description

The Immunization Clinic Nurse is a Registered Nurse and/or a Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse who seeks to protect the community from vaccine preventable diseases by providing immunization services to the general public. The nurse assesses the immunization status of clients, administers vaccines, and educates clients and caregivers about immunizations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Meets professional nursing standards and pertinent local, state, and federal requirements
  • Maintains and delivers quality service
  • Sets up individual clinic sites
  • Reviews protocols and age-specific vaccine requirements prior to the opening of the clinic
  • Registers participants
  • Completes appropriate client Immunization Consent forms and clinic records to ensure correct vaccines are administered and documented
  • Draws up vaccines according to manufacturer’s instructions and administers them using safe and proper techniques and a system of double checks to ensure accuracy
  • Disposes of bio-hazardous waste in the appropriate and prescribed manner
  • Dismantles clinic site
  • Completes documentation
  • Uses and remains knowledgeable of Universal Precautions
  • Uses and maintains knowledge of company and clinic policies and procedures
  • Has knowledge of action to be taken in the event of an emergency; including epinephrine administration during an anaphylaxic reaction
  • Has knowledge of protocols for adverse reactions, as well as reporting of incidents and injuries.
  • Transports biologicals, sharps, and other required supplies to clinic sites in a safe and secure manner
  • Has knowledge of Vaccine Safety Control requirements
  • Maintains confidentiality at all times
  • Performs other duties as assigned/necessary

Minimum Requirements:

  • Active professional nursing license in the state of practice
  • One (1) year of prior professional nursing experience preferred
  • Current CPR certification with documentation 
  • Professional references required
  • Knowledge and understanding of the dosage, administration, age indications, precautions, contraindications and possible adverse reactions related to the vaccine being administered
  • Knowledge of intramuscular injection technique and subcutaneous injection technique
  • Completion of Maxim’s Immunization Competency Program with a score of 80% or better
  • Completion of Maxim’s Immunization Screening Exam and Pediatric Training DVD Module Computer proficiency required
  • Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to and from appropriate individuals (including, but not limited to, supervisors, co-workers, clients) via strong communication skills; proficiency in the English language
  • Successful completion of Maxim’s background screening and hiring process

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Job Details

Date Posted September 19, 2019
Date Closes October 19, 2019
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Casual / Contingent Employee
Hours 0-30 hours per week
SOC Category 29-1141.00 Registered Nurses
Zipcode 68124
Name Ryan Beethe
Address 9239 West Center #223
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68124
Phone (402) 399-8888
FAX (402) 399-0200

This job requires the following skills

  • Patient Healthcare Scheduling
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Healthcare Specialty

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