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HOSPITAL CORPORATION OF AMERICA Patient Safety Screener PRN in Kansas City, Missouri

DESCRIPTION SHIFT: PRNless thanbr>SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diemless thanbr> Are you looking for a work environment as a Patient Safety Screener where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application with Research Medical Center today and find out what it truly means to be a part of the Company team.less thanbr> We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At RMC, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:less thanbr> * Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programsless thanbr> * Paid Personal Leaveless thanbr> * 401k 100% annual match - 3%-9% of pay based on years of serviceless thanbr> * Identity Theft Protection discountsless thanbr> * Auto, Home, and Life Insurance optionsless thanbr> * Adoption Assistanceless thanbr> * Employee Stock Purchase Program ESPPless thanbr> We strive to provide the best possible care to our patients.less thanbr> Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the Research Medical Center family! We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Patient Safety Screener to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!less thanbr> JOB SUMMARY:less thanbr> The Patient Safety Screener PSS participates in high quality, patient-centered care by operating a station designed to control access of individuals that present to facility access points. In collaboration with the patient care team, the PSS screens individuals to ensure the patient and staff environment is free of potential exposure to respiratory illnesses and infectious diseases.The PSS provides guidance to patients and visitors on the appropriate pathways, following established protocols. The PSS may assist with directing patients, traffic, or monitoring in remote locations.less thanbr> RESPONSIBILITIES:less thanbr> Monitors patients and other individuals entering the facility, driving into the facility parking lot, or using remote parking/waiting areasless thanbr> Maintains physical presence at assigned entry pointless thanbr> Communicates clearly using compassionate connected care model with all patients, visitors, and the general publicless thanbr> Ensures a safe patient and staff environment by screening all entrants according to established guidelines. Utilizes approved screening methods as appropriate to the situation, including verbal screening and temperature assessmentless thanbr> Reports any concerns with screening or entrant condition promptlyless thanbr> Directs patients or individuals appropriately based on defined criteria.less thanbr> Relays appropriate hand-off communication to appropriate nursing personnel or other personnel to ensure continuity of care and safe environmentless thanbr> Demonstrates knowledge and respect of patient rights to privacy and protection of patient confidentialityless thanbr> Creates clear, accurate documentation as stated in CDC and facility protocolsless thanbr> Complies with principles of hand hygiene, aseptic, and sterile techniqueless thanbr> Performs other duties as assignedless thanbr> QUALIFICATIONS WHAT QUALIFICATIONS YOU WILL NEED:less thanbr> * High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent combination of education and experienceless thanbr> * Basic Life Support BLS certification, preferredless thanbr> At Research Medical Center, above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Located in beautiful Kansas City, Missouri, RMC embodies the mission and heart of Company MidAmerica. We are recognized as a healthcare leader due to our skilled, compassionate and dedicated doctors and nurses. To ensure that we exceed our patients' health care needs, we staff over 700 doctors who represent 29 medical specialties in our