This position tours the facilities and grounds; assists with the welfare and safety of personnel and patients; investigates critical incidents; assists employees, patients and visitors; interfaces with emergency response agencies; secures doors; monitors parking and traffic control. Performs assigned security duties promptly and accurately. Works varied assignments and shifts.
Exhibits excellent interpersonal skills and be customer service oriented in all contacts with patients, visitors and staff.
Tours and inspects facility frequently to assist in maintaining a safer and more secure environment. Assists employees with security related matters and enforces parking regulations and traffic control. Responds to all emergency codes for assistance and control.
Investigates and completes written reports of complaints, critical security incidents and unusual activities involving patients, employees and visitors; submits all reports to the security leadership by the end of the shift in which the report occurs. Maintains an accurate log of all relevant security activities during each shift.
Locks and unlocks facility doors at prescribed times. Checks unoccupied areas and sets the alarms when appropriate. Does money pick-ups from departments, logs pick-ups and successfully delivers the contents to the appropriate destination department. Releases bodies from the morgue, ensuring that all paperwork is complete. Checks alarms and fire extinguishers to ensure they are in proper working order. Escorts patients, visitors and employees. Assists medical staff in restraining and handling disturbed patients.
Presents a professional appearance and demeanor at all times.
Based on area of assignment may assist in the maintenance and preservation of confidential health documents including scanning into electronic patient health information systems.
Must possess a valid drivers license and be eligible for coverage under the company auto insurance policy.
Must possess the ability to make accurate observations and exercise good independent judgment in a variety of situations (including emergencies). Must have the ability to write comprehensive security reports.
Prefer experience in a similar healthcare capacity
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
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