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Healthcare Assistant

  • City / Town: Reading
  • Date posted: Dec 16 2020 8:00AM
  • Sector: Nurse Advisors
  • Employee status:
  • Employment status: Full Time
  • Job reference: R1160604
  • Consultant: Christina Kaye

Healthcare Assistants and Phlebotomists Needed!

Full Time - 9 months (Nov 2020-July 2021)

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch

Salary & benefits including Company Car

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IQVIA is seeking to recruit experienced Healthcare Assistants to support our COVID-19 Sampling Study where you will work on projects in a community setting and support the study through blood testing (if you are phlebotomy trained) and swab testing if no venepuncture experience. Across your geographical territory, you will be visiting participants in their own homes to carry out these tests.

This job is suitable for you if you are any of the following: a healthcare assistant, a pharmacist, a dentist, a hygienist, a dental nurse, a paramedic, a physiotherapist, a dietitians, or an occupational therapist.

We are looking for flexible and adaptable individuals to work full time (37 hours)  per week.  Within these hours there will also be evening and weekend work required.

  • You will be IT literate, able to accurately report, maintain and analyse participants records and complete internal electronic monitoring and reporting in accordance with program timescales. All relevant training will be provided
  • You will be highly organised and able to plan your workload effectively.
  • You will be confident working autonomously and managing your own time, with good communication skills and a positive approach.

If this sounds like you, please get in touch.

As a Healthcare Professional at IQVIA you need to be/have:

  • A qualified HCA (no phlebotomy experience required) OR Phlebotomist with experience in venepuncture  
  • Work autonomously and confidently in a field-based/community setting
  • Strong IT skills and a high level of accuracy in reporting / data capture 
  • Flexible, and demonstrate a professional approach
  • Strong communication skills
  • Eligible to work full time in the UK  
  • Current full UK driving licence (maximum 6 pts)
  • Able to work some weekends and evenings
  • Strong communication skills
  • These positions will initially be offered on a fixed term contract until July 2021.

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. We are a diverse, global team that shares a passion for collaboration and solving complex problems. We have been delivering Nurse and Healthcare programmes in the UK for over 35 years working with all major pharmaceutical companies and the NHS directly. And we are proud to support the Covid-19 Infection Survey.


At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 67,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

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Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

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