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Hearing Screener-Part-time 0.5


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PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers a comprehensive benefits package:

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program so that our employees can stay actively engaged and committed to living their legacy every day. Together, we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

Join us and be part of a team that empowers you to do more than your job and encourages you to:

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Company

Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

7635 WBH-Couplet Care Center

Supervisory Organization

Women & Babies Hospital - Couplet Care Unit & Women's Inpatient Unit

Grade

G05

Benefits of Joining Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH combines a Nationally Ranked Hospital with great schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, local community events and festivals as well as a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The scenic Susquehanna River Valley provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking in addition to easy access to NJ shoreline or Delaware beaches. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. a train ride away. Local universities, Fulton Theatre, the downtown shopping and dining district and local sports teams make Lancaster a great place to Live, Work and Play.

Summary

Job Title:  Hearing Screener

This position is located in Lancaster, PA

Part-time, 0.5, 40 hours per two weeks working 8:00am to 4:30 pm with every other weekend and holiday.  This position is located at Women and Babies Hospital.

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POSITION SUMMARY: Primary responsibility to screen newborns for common medical disorders that may occur in or after the newborn phase.  Secondary responsibility to assist with the delivery of direct, non-licensed patient care in accordance with established methods and procedures, under the supervision and guidance of appropriate personnel.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following duties:

  • Performs hearing screens on all eligible newborns while communicating with families to help them understand the entire screening process.
  • Interacts and works closely with the nursing staff as an integral part of the team by providing quality newborn screening services and results.
  • Works with technology and equipment used for quality screening and state reporting.
  • Completes cleaning tasks utilizing OSHA standards. Performs maintenance and/or inventory of equipment according to unit/department standards.

SECONDARY FUNCTIONS: The following duties are considered secondary to the primary duties listed above:

·Assists patients with personal hygiene needs and/or provide activities of daily living, comfort measures including changing linen, providing safe environment for mobility and ambulation, and maintaining a clean and orderly patient environment.

  • Safely assists in mobilizing, turning, and positioning of patients; including use of various assistive devices and mechanical lifts.
  • Functions as a patient advocate by resolving patient/family concerns through appropriate actions.
  • Answer patient call lights independently, promptly, and to the patient’s satisfaction; referring patient concerns to the RN or Nurse Manager.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • HS diploma or equivalent (GED).
  • CPR Certification required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Knowledge of medical terminology is desirable

This position requires FBI and Child Abuse clearances

This position requires a certification(CPR

Disclaimer

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.

 

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WBH Part Time Posted on 06/10/2021