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This is a full time security position at Page Hospital in Page, Arizona.
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This position patrols 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.
Responds to all emergency codes for assistance and control. Patrols and inspects facility frequently to assist in maintaining a safer and more secure environment.
Assists employees with security related matters, mediate disputes, conduct interviews, conduct searches, enforces parking regulations and traffic control. Serves as a security subject matter expert.
Assists medical staff in restraining and handling troubled/combative patients. Ensures security policies are being followed.
Patrols unoccupied areas and sets the alarms when appropriate. Locks and unlocks facility doors at prescribed times. Conducts 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 to ensure they are in proper working order. Escorts patients, visitors and employees when required for security purposes. Participates in security lead training designed for staff.
Maintains current knowledge of applicable laws and regulations. Performs citizen arrest and demonstrate critical thinking skills during extremely stressful situations as needed.
Appropriately and effectively utilizes assigned non-lethal weapon according to policy and training.
Investigates and completes written reports of complaints, critical security incidents and unusual activities involving patients, employees and visitors. Maintains an accurate log of all relevant security activities during each shift.
Professionally testifies in criminal court, state hearings and review boards when required.
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 maintain required security certifications.
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 demonstrate the ability to write comprehensive security reports.Must successfully complete all required security departmental training, including department specific annual training and mandatory training as assigned. Must successfully complete Banner Health Basic Officer Academy.Must present a professional appearance and demeanor at all times and must possess strong verbal communications skills.Must qualify and maintain proficiency with assigned non-lethal weapons.
Prefer prior law enforcement, military, Corrections, healthcare or advance security experience.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.