Who you are:
You are an innovative and patient centered individual who provides excellence within their profession
You are a team player with excellent communication, critical thinking and customer service skills
You have vision, flexibility, transparency, honesty and practicality
You are organized, accurate, able to multi task and meet deadlines
You support the patient experience, your colleagues and others cultural and spiritual beliefs
You encompass MSH’s core values and live the words of Respect, Trust, Commitment, Compassion and Courage
Who we are:
Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) is one of Ontario’s leading community hospitals. Across our two sites (Markham and Uxbridge) and Reactivation Care Centre (RCC), we provide high quality, patient-centred care to more than 435,000 patients each year. We offer diagnostic and emergency services and deliver clinical programs in acute care medicine and surgery, addictions and mental health, and childbirth and children’s services. We are also proud to be part of the Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (OHT).
Our 526 physicians, 28 midwives, 2,400 staff and 1,000 volunteers serve patients and families with an honoured to care mindset and are focused on delivering an extraordinary patient experience to the residents of Markham, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Uxbridge and beyond.. We are dedicated to providing access to the right care, at the right time, in the right place by the right people and at the right cost. Are you ready to join us?
What we need:
The primary role of the Screener is to greet and screen all staff, contractors, patients, families and visitors that enter Markham Stouffville Hospital or adjacent facilities.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Review screening tools and assess eligibility for entrance
screen all individuals entering emergency department for signs and symptoms and travel based on the screening tool
Verify staff eligibility for entrance (ID Badge or other means)
Ensure all persons entering the facility follow proper precautionary measures and wear the correct protective apparel as required
Refer individuals to advanced screening if required
Directing individuals to proper assessment areas as needed Way finding within the emergency department Ability to escalate to triage or charge nurse for immediate assistance
The successful candidate must be available to work 12 shifts and/or 8 hour shifts during the day, evening or nights including weekends, with flexibility to cover additional shifts as required. Please note schedule may change due to operational needs.
$18.00 per hour
What you bring to MSH:
Successful completion of a high school diploma
Preferred enrolment or completion of health care related post secondary education
Availability to work a variety of shifts (days, nights), 7 days per week
Willingness to work both indoors and outdoors and to stand for extended periods of time
Able to wear protective apparel (e. mask, face shield, gloves and gowns)
Demonstrated strong communication, customer service and interpersonal skills
Thoroughness and attention to detail
Flexibility and adaptability
Problem solving and decision-making skills
Sound judgment and conflict management skills
Reliability and punctuality
Demonstrated ability to work co-operatively with a variety of people in a team environment
Second language(s) is an asset
Demonstrated good attendance and performance records with the ability to maintain these same standards
Demonstrates a commitment to a healthy and safe workplace for self and others (staff, patients, families, etc.) by taking all reasonable precautions and working in compliance with hospital related policies, health and safety legislation and best practices and completing relevant mandatory education as required
Markham Stouffville Hospital Corporation takes pride in creating an inclusive and diverse workforce which represents the community we serve. We are dedicated to ensuring you feel respected and welcomed whether you are a patient, caregiver, visitor, community member, volunteer or employee. Our commitment to create an ‘honoured to care’ culture is an expression of our humble and compassionate attitude. Markham Stouffville Hospital is committed to meeting the needs of all individuals in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodations during the recruitment and selection process, please contact Human Resources.