The University of Kansas Health System Entrance Screener-Nights in KANSAS CITY, Kansas
Entrance Screeners play a pivotal role in providing a safe working environment for employees as well as a safe patient care environment for patients and visitors. Upon arrival into any University of Kansas Health System facility, all employees and visitors will be screened for Covid-19 related symptoms. The screener must ask all screening questions and accurately obtain all visitor’s temperatures to ensure those entering our facility are not experiencing any Covid-19 related symptoms
Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department.
Greets patients and other guests upon arrival with a friendly and helpful attitude
Screens patients and visitors when they present in entrances throughout the health system
Assist in following CDC Guidelines of Social Distancing
Enforce occupancy restrictions and guidelines as needed; for example all who enter a site wearing a cloth face covering
Conduct Safety Checks - Ability to follow established safety policy and procedures and identifies and corrects conditions that affect safety in the workplace.
Follow all requirements related to personal protective equipment, cleaning and distancing
Initiate appropriate COVID-19 screening protocols and notifications when upper respiratory symptoms, especially fever are discovered
Possess good verbal and reading skills in order to take temperatures and communicate questions as it relates to COVID-19 requirements
Establishes rapport with guests in order to effectively determine needs
Serves as a personal escort to the destination as needed and available
Assists guests with wheelchairs and transports to the destination as needed and available
Works with other departments when needed to provide positive patient and family experiences
Other duties as assigned.
High school diploma
Excellent verbal and written English skills
- Previous medical office experience preferred
Requisition ID: 2020-25980
Display Department Title: Various Departments
External Company Name: The University of Kansas Health System
External Company URL: https://careers-kansashealthsystem.icims.com
Street: 4000 Cambridge Street