Company: Dignity Health
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Located conveniently in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, St.
Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 571-bed, not-for-profit
hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support
services. Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph's was
the first hospital in the Phoenix area. More than 125 years later,
St. Joseph's remains dedicated to its mission of caring for the
poor and underserved.
We are extremely proud to be a nationally recognized center for
quality quaternary care, medical education and research. St.
Joseph's includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological
Institute, Norton Thoracic Institute, Cancer Center at St.
Joseph's, Ivy Brain Tumor Center, and St. Joseph's Level I Trauma
Center (which is verified by the American College of Surgeons). The
hospital is also a respected center for high-risk obstetrics,
neuro-rehabilitation, orthopedics, and other medical services. St.
Joseph's is considered a sought-after destination hospital for
treating the most complex cases from throughout the world. Every
day, approximately 20 percent of the hospital's patients have
traveled from outside of Arizona and the United States to seek
treatment at St. Joseph's.
U.S News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the
top hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery.
In addition, St. Joseph's boasts the Creighton University School of
Medicine at St. Joseph's, and a strategic alliance with Phoenix
St. Joseph's is consistently named an outstanding place to work
and one of Arizona's healthiest employers. Come grow your career
with one of Arizona's Most Admired Companies.
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The Security Officer is expected to provide a reasonably safe
and secure environment for all who enter Dignity Health properties
and to assure the physical security of buildings and grounds. It is
expected that the security officer will demonstrate behavior
consistent with Dignity Health core value and humankindness. The
security officer shall support Dignity Health's strategic plan and
the goals and direction of the quality improvement/process
improvement activities. Responsibilities include:
- Protecting staff, patients, and visitors by responding to calls
for assistance in a timely and prudent manner such as violent or
unruly patients, visitors, crimes committed or in progress, opening
doors, and responding to emergency codes.
- Patrol the facility and grounds by foot or vehicle; monitor
security alarms and dispatch officers promptly to location(s) where
needed, and report unsafe acts or conditions.
- Knowledge of emergency procedures, equipment, supplies, reports
HIPPA breaches if witnessed; investigate security breaches, conduct
follow-up investigations, and write incident reports.
- Log all activities in a daily log to accurately record events;
and (2) complete clear, concise, and legible reports in a timely
manner; use appropriate emergency and radio codes in dispatching
security officers while knowing hospital campus to ensure that
those dispatched are to right location.
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- Six (6) months experience as a security officer in a hospital
or healthcare setting, prior law enforcement or military service;
or one (1) year experience as a security officer.
- High school diploma or equivalent; or three (3) years'
experience as a security officer.
- Current driver's license issued by the state wherein the
position is posted with satisfactory DMV report on file or the
ability to obtain one within 30 days of hire; (2) current state
issued security officer license, showing no disciplinary actions;
(3) workplace violence training annually.
- Must be able to speak English, communicate clearly orally, and
in writing; understand and use de-escalation techniques.
- Completion of IAHSS Basic Training for Healthcare Security
Officer within 90 days, and American Heart Association CPR/BLS
Certification within 90 days of hire.
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