The Greater Hudson Valley Health System (now known as Garnet Health) is a New York State, not-for-profit corporation headquartered in Middletown, New York, approximately 60 miles north of New York City. Garnet Health is comprised of Catskill Regional Medical Center, Orange Regional Medical Center, Catskill Regional and Orange Medical Groups and Orange Regional Medical Center Foundation. Garnet Health is dedicated to developing specialty services, medical programs and needed healthcare services that allow residents to remain close to home to receive quality care.
Providing healthcare to nearly 450,000 residents in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties, Garnet Health was designed to improve the quality, stability and efficiency of healthcare services in the mid-Hudson and Catskill region. Services provided by more than 3,300 employed professionals and over 850 medical staff members, makes Garnet Health one of the largest healthcare providers in the tri-county area. The System's three hospital campuses (Catskill Regional Medical Center
Harris, Catskill Regional Medical Center
Callicoon and Orange Regional Medical Center) plus several outpatient facilities, offer a broad spectrum of care including:
606 licensed inpatient beds
Ambulatory surgery services
Skilled nursing units
Cardiology services including emergency and elective angioplasty
Oncology services from diagnosis to treatment
Orthopedic services including joint replacements
Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Outpatient diagnostic imaging
Primary and family care practices
Adult day care
Mental health and chemical dependency programs
Outpatient infusion services
Rehabilitation services including: physical, occupational and speech therapy
Rape intervention and support services
Community screenings and support groups
The Armed Security Officer will perform all necessary functions to ensure the daily safety of the CRMC hospital community which includes all CRMC facilities, but not limited to, all patients, visitors, employees and volunteers. They will be responsible to enforce all established CRMC and Security Department specific policies and procedures as to the Medical Centers protection program which includes physical and procedural security designed to safeguard personnel, prevent unauthorized access to equipment, facilities, materials, information, and documents, and to prevent theft and damage of same.
Minimum Education & Minimum ExperienceRequires an Associate's degree in Criminal Justice, Security or related field and/or direct Law Enforcement/Security experience, at least half of which was in a position of responsible charge.Active shooter response training course is highly desirable.
Required Certification/Registration: Must be licensed and registered with the Armed Security Guard Registry of New York State. Must possess and maintain a valid NYS unrestricted (full carry) firearm license.Valid New York State Driver's license.Must be certified in BLSMust attend and successfully complete the Hospital Crisis Training Program within 3 months of hire or transfer and annually thereafter, (formally known as PMCS and Code Gray)
Physical Demands:Light to heavy duty based on job requirements and emergency situations. May require physical restraint of patients, visitors, and other as necessary.May require armed confrontations.Maintains licensure and proficiency in the use of all assigned protective equipment, restraint devices and firearms.
Working Conditions:Requires long periods of time on foot patrol and rounding within the inside and outside perimeter of CRMC.May be subjected to extended periods of outside work if assigned as a vehicle operator, traffic controller, or scheduled to exterior post assignments, and responding to calls for service.May require frequent involvement in stressful situations both mentally and physically.
Orange Regional Medical Center