Kettering Health is a not-for-profit system of 13 medical centers and more than 120 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. We are committed to transforming the health care experience with high-quality care for every stage of life. Our service-oriented mission is in action every day, whether it's by providing care in our facilities, training the next generation of health care professionals, or serving others through international outreach.
Responsibilities & Requirements
Police officers patrol the assigned medical center to protect lives and property, to enforce laws, and to prevent crime. Police officers maintain visibility to establish police presence within the medical centers and other assigned areas/facilities. Officers receive and respond to a variety of complaints; handle emergency calls; interview complainants, suspects and victims; make arrests and restrain suspects as required; intervene and counsels parties to disputes; and assist medical staff when requested.
Qualifications, Education, and Certifications:
High school diploma or GED.
Valid Ohio Driver license.
Completion of Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission police academy within 3 months of application.
Ability to obtain an Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission certificate upon hire.
Ability to acquire and maintain Secretary of State Police Commission (granted by KHN PD).
Ability to successfully complete annual OPOTA firearms qualification course.
Ability to obtain CPR certification upon hire.
Knowledge of applicable rules, regulations, policies and laws that address public safety related aspects in the health care setting (preferred).
Never charged or convicted with a disqualifying offense per Ohio Administrative Code 3701-13-05.
Effective Working Relationships
Accountability & Performance Measurement
Technically Skilled, Educated & Experienced
Demonstrates support of policies and procedures established by the organization
Represents the Network with a positive, professional attitude and professional appearance in all activities and communications
Personally champions and promotes KHN's corporate values, mission and culture, and does so with enthusiasm and sincerity
Is honest and fair in all interactions; honors commitments made to fellow employees and other departments
Positively champions change through sharing thoughts, feelings and rationale so that others understand personal and organizational positions
Consistently respects confidentiality of information
Performs all activities in accordance with and in support of the Network's mission, vision, values and business objectives
Participates in strategic planning and public relations
Enhances professional growth and development through meetings and educational programs
Challenges paradigms by identifying assumptions in the way problems or situations are defined or presented and sees alternative ways to view or define problems
Champions continuous improvement which strategically aligns to the overall network goals and strategic plan
Displays willingness to problem-solve
Displays willingness to improve job functions
Provides an environment in which employees feel respected and informed
Works with Hospital and Network Administration to improve facility operations and efficiency in response to information provided by referring physicians, staff and patients
Maintains a clean and safe work area
Practices "service plus" attitude
Supervises the development of and maintains relationships with hospital staff
Works with Hospital administration and personnel to develop and coordinate communication materials and programs
Adheres to Network philosophy, policies, procedures, and supports its goals
Communicates effectively to customers of varying cultures, ages, and backgrounds
Performs other duties as assigned
Demonstrates knowledge and adherence to, departmental policies and procedures
Uses resources efficiently
Completes work assignments in a timely manner
Supports community initiatives by joining and actively participating in civic organizations that align with the mission and values of Kettering Health Network
Organizes and promotes professional relations events to foster and maintain professional relations as needs are identified
Attends departmental in-service and staff meetings
Displays team-oriented behavior and encourages teamwork in others
Responds positively to direction from supervisor professionally accepting constructive criticism
Kettering Medical Center Network