Covenant Health

Facility Greeter / Screener

ID
COVID 19 Screening Ambassador
Facility
Claiborne Medical Center, Cumberland Medical Center, Fort Loudon Medical Center, Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, LeConte Medical Center, Morristown-Hamblen Health System, Parkwest Medical Center, Roane Medical Center
Job Location
US-TN-Knoxville
Department Name
STAFFING SERVICES

Overview

Come Help Our Healthcare Heroes! Do you want to work to stop the spread of COVID-19? Covenant Health just added over 100 new temporary jobs for Facility Greeters/Screeners, responsible for greeting patients, visitors, and staff at our hospitals and screening all individuals entering a facility for symptoms of COVID-19 and other potential infectious diseases. You'll be asking patients and visitors a series of questions and taking their temperature, as well as documenting information and providing directions and wayfinding information. 

 

For this temporary position, we have a variety of different shifts and hours available to work with your schedule, including full-time, part-time, or per diem hours, days, nights, weekends, and holidays, and we are offering competitive market rate compensation. We're hiring immediately for these positions, with the ability to start in as little as 2 weeks. 

 

This position is available at the following facilities:

  • Claiborne Medical Center (Tazewell, TN)
  • Cumberland Medical Center (Crossville, TN)
  • Fort Loudoun Medical Center (Lenoir City, TN)
  • Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center (Knoxville, TN)
  • LeConte Medical Center (Sevierville, TN)
  • Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System (Morristown, TN)
  • Parkwest Medical Center (Knoxville, TN)
  • Roane Medical Center (Harriman, TN)

 

For your protection, greeters will be located behind a plexiglass screen, and you'll be provided a face shield and mask to wear during your shifts. We're also following social distancing best practices.

Responsibilities

  • Welcome patients and visitors at screening entrances of the facility.
  • Check patient and visitor temperatures using a no-contract thermometer and ensure individuals practice social distancing while waiting to have their temperatures screened.

  • Complete general information (name and destination) and public health screening questions as defined and document results.

  • Maintain clean and sanitary work area
  • Provide directions/hospital wayfinding and other helpful information once screening is complete.
  • Escalates any problems or issues to assigned supervisor
  • Follows policies, procedures, and safety standards. Completes required education assignments annually.
  • Shows good customer service skills supporting a positive patient experience, including greeting individuals in a friendly and professional manner and problem solving.
  • Comply with HIPPA policies and regulations and perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Education: None specified; will accept any combination of formal education and/or prior work experience sufficient to demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skill and ability needed to perform the essential tasks of the job, typically such as would be equivalent to a high school diploma or GED. Preference may be given to individuals possessing a HS diploma or GED.

 

Minimum Experience: None

 

Licensure Requirement: None, but experience in the healthcare industry is preferred

 

 

 

About Covenant Health

Covenant Health is the region’s top-performing healthcare network with 10 hospitals, outpatient and specialty services, and Covenant Medical Group, our area’s fastest-growing physician practice division. Headquartered in Knoxville, Covenant Health is a community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system and the area’s largest employer.

 

Our more than 10,000 employees, volunteers, and 1,500 affiliated physicians are dedicated to improving the quality of life for the more than one million patients and families we serve every year. Covenant Health is the only healthcare system in East Tennessee to be named three years in a row by Forbes as One of America’s Best Employers.

 

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender,national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Apply/Share

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed