PANDEMIC RESPONSE SCREENER (Sussex)
Temporary opportunities (full time and part time hours available)
Salary: $18.00 / hr
Horizon Health Network is an equal opportunity employer.
The Pandemic Response Screener greets all visitors/patients entering a designated Horizon facility with questions for the purpose of granting or denying permission to enter. Quality and safe patient care is a priority for Horizon.
Successful completion of Grade 12 or equivalent
Written and spoken competence in English; Ability to handle verbal French inquiries would be considered an asset
The Pandemic Response Screener performs functions that support Horizon's ability to monitor designated facility access points to reduce the risk of infectious disease to patients/clients/staff/physicians. Access is only granted if the visitor/patient has a scheduled appointment or is an approved visitor.
Maintain visibility at identified visitor/patient screening entrances to designated hospitals
Ensure all visitors/patients entering facility are greeted and asked pre-determined questions
Permit or deny facility access as per criteria checklist
Advise all visitors/patients approved to enter on the requirement to wear a mask and maintain social distancing
Collect, track and report data pertaining to visitor/patient
Volumes presenting to screening stations
Requests for masks vs public wearing their own
Reasons for visit by category (i.e. booked appointment, designated visitor, other)
Practice appropriate social distancing and donning of required protective personal equipment as provided
Adhere to processes and protocols established for the screening station
Demonstrate living Horizon values during all interaction
Position will be located in the Sussex Area
Competencies identified by Horizon Health Network:
Demonstrated ability to meet the job requirement