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Health Screener

Patient Advocates

 

Address   Franciscan Health
    1201 South Main Street
    Crown Point, IN 46307

Hours  Days/Evenings; Weekends

Calendar  PRN (As Needed)

Education High School Diploma/ GED Required

 

Temporary Position

WHAT WE NEED

Top-notch screener

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

The Wellness Station Screener is the first point of contact for all employees, patients and visitors who are entering any Franciscan healthcare facility and is responsible for the healthcare screening of these individuals including a temperature check and verbal assessment.  The entrance screener will be responsible for monitoring the entrances of the hospital and assuring the visitors and staff entering the building meet the guidelines per policy.

WHAT YOU WILL DO
  • Welcome and screen employees, visitors and staff using a health and travel history declaration form/questionnaire
  • Operate infra-red thermometer or other assigned instrument to obtain a temperature reading of all individuals entering the facility according to the manufacturer’s instructions and CDC guidance for personal protection
  • Follow CDC guidelines to determine if an individual is clear to enter the facility
  • Monitor the flow of people entering the building to ensure appropriated distancing between individuals in accord with the social distancing guidelines posted leading up to and/or posted at the building entry. 
  • Provide additional information to employees, patients or visitors once responses have been documented
  • Put on (don) and remove (doff) personal protective equipment (PPE) per company protocol as required
  • Ensure individuals maintain appropriate social distancing of 6 feet as recommended by the CDC during the health screening process. Maintain cleanliness of equipment and work area
  • Assist, conduct or facilitate the transport of patients to designated areas.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
  • Pleasant personality with good interpersonal skills
  • Appropriate written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong team player and ability to work independently
  • Ethical understanding of patient processes, confidentiality and personal health information (PHI) data management
  • HIPAA compliant
     

 


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

 

0-1 Years Experience

License(s): Not Applicable

Certification(s): Not Applicable

Travel: Never or Rarely

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

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