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Screener-Clinical

Southlake Complex | Franciscan Physician Network

 

Address  801 E 86th Street
    Merrillville, IN 46410

 

Calendar  Part-Time Benefit eligible Thursday and Friday 7pm-7am shift

 

Education Trade School / Certification Preferred

 

Hours  Evenings/Nights

WHAT WE NEED

Top-notch screener

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

The Clinical Health 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 coworkers, visitors and staff using a health and travel history declaration form/ questionnaire.
  • Ensure individuals maintain appropriate social distancing of 6 feet as recommended by the CDC during the health screening process. 
  • Take temperature and explain what temperature ranges mean.
  • Monitor the flow of people entering the building to ensure appropriated distancing between individuals in accordance with the social distancing guidelines posted leading up to and/or posted at the building entry.
  • Explain how the screening questions being asked help to identify the symptoms of COVID and be able to understand when an employee states that they have a medical condition that might be causing symptoms.
  • Explain why it is necessary to wear a mask- be able to discuss droplet vs. airborne transfer.
  • Be comfortable explaining the clinical reasons for necessity to someone who is refusing to: have a temperature taken, wear a mask and/or, answer the screening questions.
  • Document and report suspect COVID cases to company representatives.
  • Exclude COVID suspect or ill coworkers from work and be able to explain, clinically why they need to excluded from work.
  • Follow CDC guidelines to determine if an individual is clear to enter the facility.
  • Provide additional information to coworkers, patients or visitors once responses have been documented.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
  • Prior clinical experience or education.
  • Display skills to work with others from diverse backgrounds.
  • Excellent communication skills to communicate with staff, patients, doctors, and families.
  • Quickly and effectively adjust to new situations.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of patient handling techniques.
  • Understanding of principles of quality patient care.
  • Knowledge of terminology used in diagnosis and classification of illnesses, injuries, and disabilities.


 

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
 

 

No Experience

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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.

Merrillville, IN, US, 46410

Part-Time Benefit eligible
employmentType:  Part-Time Benefit eligible
Evenings/Nights
Merrillville
IN
46410
801 E 86th Street