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Entrance Screener

Job Description


Job ID: 1207000
Employment Status: Full-Time
More Information:

Missouri Baptist Medical Center, an acute care hospital in St. Louis County, offers a full continuum of medical and surgical services, including heart care, cancer care, and women’s and infants’ services. The hospital has a 24-hour adult emergency department and cares for pediatric patients at a separate emergency department in collaboration with St. Louis Children’s Hospital.

In 2016, Missouri Baptist was named a Magnet® hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The prestigious designation is the highest credential a healthcare organization can receive for nursing excellence and quality patient care. Missouri Baptist is the first hospital in St. Louis County to achieve this recognition, which has been accomplished by less than 7 percent of hospitals nationwide. Additionally, U.S. News & World Report ranked the hospital #2 in the St. Louis metro area.

Missouri Baptist Medical Center is a member of BJC HealthCare, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit healthcare organizations.

 


Overview


Role Purpose

The Entrance Screener works with the safety and security team to ensure the safety of those entering a BJC facility by screening each person at the designated entry points. This position enforces the most current policies and practices related to access and visitation. The Entrance Screener is the face of BJC and must maintain a customer-centric approach while clearly articulating requests.


Responsibilities

  • Greets patients, employees, visitors, and vendors at designated entry points by taking each person’s temperature, asking the most up-to-date screening questions and following current screening policies and procedures. Provides direction on how to proceed if any of the screening procedures/questions are failed.
  • Directs visitors and vendors based on guidance for authorized access during restricted visitation. Thinks through any complex visitor situations and escalates to leadership/security as needed.
  • Documents and maintains various logs related to checkpoint activity and submits to manager as required. Provides just-in-time training to the oncoming screener to review updates and current processes.
  • Works collaboratively with various departments to ensure current safety and security guidelines are adhered to.
  • Follows infection prevention and control guidelines when handling equipment and supplies. Maintains and communicates supply needs as directed.
  • BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED
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    Experience

  • No Experience
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    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Experience

  • <2 years
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • Certified Nurse Assistant

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer