Registered Nurse, Buffalo Bureau of Immunization

Location: Buffalo, NY, United States
Date Posted: 02-05-2018
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide.
Available Position: Registered Nurse.

Typical hours: Start time between 8:00 and 9:00 AM and End time between 4:00 PM and 5:00 PM

Location of Performance: Bureau of Immunization, 584 Delaware Ave, 2nd FL Buffalo, NY 14202
This position is with the Western Region Bureau of Immunization. Duties include the following:
1. Conduct site visits and required follow up activities to health care providers enrolled in the Vaccines for Children program. This involves:  Completing a standardized site visit review questionnaire by talking with the staff at the provider’s office and entering the information into an online computer system during the visit.  The questions are related to how the office: screens and documents patient eligibility to receive publicly-funded vaccine; stores and manages vaccine inventory; and use the New York State Immunization Information System (NYSIIS) to report vaccine doses administered to patients. Recording the temperature of the refrigerators and freezers used to store program vaccine. Informing providers of any areas needing corrective action (the information is noted on the site visit review tool).
2. Conduct on-site audits of school immunization records.  This involves visiting the school (may include pre-kindergartens through colleges) and reviewing records for compliance with school immunization entrance and attendance requirements.  This involves the use of a chart that lists all the required vaccines for the age or grade level being audited.  The reviewer compares the immunization record (list of vaccines received by the child) on file at the school (for each child in the selected grade) against the list on the requirement chart.
3. Conduct audits at hospitals with birthing units to review for compliance with the perinatal hepatitis B immunization.  This involves reviewing records and noting if the perinatal hepatitis B vaccine was given to newborns.

The candidate should have excellent written, verbal and organizational skills; high self-confidence and strong interpersonal skills; ability to handle multiple assignments and prioritize work load; competence with Microsoft Word; ability to use web-based computer systems; experience and strong comfort level communicating with health care providers; and the ability to conduct frequent day-trip travel.
Minimum Requirements:
RN license the State of NY.

Contract Estimated Start Date: 04/01/2018

Contract Estimated End Date: 03/31/2020

Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 Harrisburg, PA 17110
Email: Tel. 717-364-6181  Fax: 717-412-2100 
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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