PATHS

Patient Screener

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Posted On: Wednesday, 6th July 2022
Category: Health Care
Department: Medical
Shift: Week Days
Location: Boydton
Medical
380 Washington Street, Boydton, VA 23917
Job Type:
Temporary (set period of time)
Duration: Temporary

Job Description:

SUMMARY

Works as part of the patient care team to assist providers and other clinical administrative staff in the provision of primary health care.  Under the direction of the Site Manager and the Clinical Manager, the Patient Screener will embrace the standard and clinical protocols as set forth by PATHS.  Will provide professional, multi-disciplinary support to the providers as well as patients. Works as part of a care team that practices evidenced based medicine in a Patient Centered Medical Home model of care.

Education and/or experience

A background in a primary health care preferred.

Competencies

  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to take vital signs.
  • Ability to maintain quality control standards.
  • Ability to work with diverse population

Preferred Skills:

Essential Functions

  1. Screens patients for COVID-19 Symptoms takes patient vitals such as temperature.
  2. Collects information on the health status of the patient.
  3. Communicates in an attentive and individualized manner in every encounter.
  4. Documents care provided or procedures performed accurately.