Faculty Record & Health Requirements
Our accrediting agencies and clinical facilities require evidence that all faculty files are complete and compliant.
Submitting required health documentation/immunizations
The following health forms will be required to be submitted to Recruitment Assistant, Kristine Blanco, prior to the start of your teaching assignment. Health forms must be valid throughout the whole duration of your course. New adjunct faculty should retain a copy of these documents as you will need to present these forms again during your pre-employment physical.
- Copy of current RN license
- Copy of current BLS/CPR card
- Proof of TB/PPD (if positive, x-ray and annual survey also needed) – required annually
- Proof of Tdap or Tetanus booster – required within last 10 years
- Proof of Hepatitis B series (3 vaccines) or positive titre
- Proof of Varicella series (2 vaccines) or positive titre
- Proof of MMR series (2 vaccines) OR
- Mumps vaccine or positive titre AND
- Rubeola (measles) vaccine or positive titre AND
- Rubella vaccine or positive titre
Reviewing your information through the Faculty Employment Tracking System (FETS)
While teaching, each faculty member is responsible for making sure that their health record is up to date. Faculty members should review their record on a regular basis to ensure that their School of Nursing faculty file is complete and that documents are valid throughout the whole duration of the course.
- You may view and/or print a copy of your health record by going to the Faculty Employment Tracking System (FETS) [http://webapps.samuelmerritt.edu/fets]
- Your login name and password are the same as your Samuel Merritt email.
Please review your information under the Degrees/Certifications AND Vaccinations tabs and submit any necessary documentation to Recruitment Assistant, Kristine Blanco, prior to starting your teaching assignment.