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Methodist Health System locationFremont, NE
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Methodist Health System locationFremont, NE
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Fremont, NE, United States


  • Purpose of Job
    • Patrols hospital buildings, adjacent facility owned clinics, and grounds to ensure a safe environment for Health Care Services.
  • Job Requirements
    • Education
      • A high school diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.) required.
      • Specialized or vocational courses preferred.
      • A formal training program after high school preferred.

    • License/Certifications
      • A valid drivers license required.
      • Certification in the security field preferred.

    • Experience
      • No experience required.
      • One to two years experience preferred.

    • Skills
      • Excellent decision making, ability to work with people in a variety of situations, oral and written communication skills.
  • Physical Requirements
    • Physical
      • Continuously stand/walk.
      • Lift/handle/carry material or equipment of moderate weight (20 to 50 lbs).

    • Environmental
      • Regular exposure to moderate physical discomfort from fumes or odors, temperature extremes, loud noises, and bright lights.

    • Hazards
      • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Category 1: Tasks that involve exposure to blood, body fluids, tissues, and other potentially infectious materials.
      • Must assist healthcare workers with disruptive visitors and patients.
      • Requires dealing with potentially hostile situations.
  • Essential Job Functions
    • Essential Functions I

      • All Medical Center facilities are patrolled and secured to provide a safe environment for health care operations.
        • Performs security procedures and duties/responsibilities required of security officers.
        • Facilities are secured and unlocked, floors, grounds, parking lots, adjacent clinics are patrolled to ensure a safe environment for health care operations.

      • The officer responds to all calls for assistance to provide support and control enabling health care to be ministered.
        • Responds to all Emergency Codes to assist as needed to ensure support and control in emergency situations.
        • Responds to routine calls from the Communication Center and assorted personnel to ensure a safe environment for health care.

      • The security officer initiates, investigates, and logs incidents to protect assets of Methodist Fremont Hospital (MFH), staff, patients, and visitors.
        • Officer fills out Security Occurrence Reports for any unlawful, abusive or combative situations to ensure a safe environment for health care operations.
        • Officer completes a daily log sheet detailing minor incidents and patrol times to provide a baseline for potential investigations and corrective procedures.
        • Assists Security Coordinator with investigations to ensure an accurate accounting of incidents and occurrences.

      • The security officer will demonstrate the values and philosophies of MFH when dealing with patients and visitors to ensure a safe health care environment.
        • Confronts unauthorized persons both in the Facility and grounds to ensure a safe environment.
        • Restrains unruly patients or individuals with as limited force as possible to ensure medical treatment is ministered.
        • Controls potentially violent and violent situations, friends and family members to ensure a safe heathcare environment.
        • Assists local law enforcement agencies and fire personnel to ensure MFH policies and procedures are followed and staff is permitted to work in a safe environment.

      • The officer performs minor maintenance functions as time and abilities permit to maintain a safe working environment.
        • The officer is responsible for recording accurate readings on specific equipment in order to assist maintenance in problem solving or trouble shooting.
        • Makes determination when maintenance staff needs to be called to ensure a safe and comfortable environment for health care operations.

      • Safety Initiative-Complies with MFH safety policies and procedures and regulatory requirements (e.g., OSHA, JCAHO, CLIA, etc.).
        • Performs job duties in a manner consistent with organization and departmental safety policies and procedures.
        • Completes departmental safety requirements, i.e., blitz, departmental in-services, etc., on an annual basis.

      • Performs other position appropriate duties as required in a competent, professional, and courteous manner.

    • Essential Functions II

      • Participates in mandatory in-services and/or CE programs as mandated by policies and procedures/external agencies and as directed by management.

      • Follows and understands the mission, vision, core values ~ Living Our Values, and company policies/procedures.

      • Other duties as assigned.

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