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Site Screener, Site Operations - BC Cancer Abbotsford

Site Screener, Site Operations

BC Cancer Abbotsford, $20.95 per hour

What you’ll do

  • Verify the identity of individuals presenting at site entrances through respectful direct communication and identify if their access to the site is essential:
    " Employees, Medical Staff, and Care Providers - verifying documentation such as checking employee identification and confirming working relationship to the site.
    " Patients, Outpatients, and Essential Visitors - identifying information such as relevant documentation, appointment details, and patient visitor access forms.
    " Deliveries, Contractors, Lab Services - identifying details of visit such as requisitions, relevant documents, and confirming purpose of visit with site unit.
  • Screen each individual accessing the site by following established and documented processes such as administering symptom screening questionnaires and scripts, and following established infection prevention and control guidelines.
  • Explain established infection prevention protocols, personal protective equipment (PPE) usage and criteria, and proper hand hygiene techniques to staff and visitors.
  • In accordance with established procedures, direct essential patients and employees to assessment/testing centers, notifying other appropriate site personnel as required, and provide further directions to patients and essential visitors regarding the location of various departments and services.
  • Using effective communication skills, explain site access restrictions to individuals, and follow relevant safety/security procedures, violence prevention/de-escalation orientation and cultural safety training guidelines; engage security personnel according to site procedures as necessary.

What you bring

  • Grade 12 and one year's recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

What’s in it for you

Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.

  • Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
  • Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs.
  • Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan.
  • 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
  • Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.

Temporary, Full-Time (Until October 2021) (Two Opportunities)
Wage: $20.95 per hour
32900 Marshall Road, Abbotsford
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Monday to Friday:
0730-1530/0800-1600/0830-1630/0900-1700 or as operationally required
Requisition Number: 98715_98713

What we do

BC Cancer provides comprehensive cancer control for the people of British Columbia.

Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, coordinates and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs:

PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.

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