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Patient Ambassador
Location:Golden
Facility:GOLDEN & DIST HOSPITAL
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Competition #:01438784
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:HEU
Facility:GOLDEN & DIST HOSPITAL
Department:GDH-ACUTE SCREENERS COVID
Reports To:MANAGER
Hourly Wage:$20.95
Close Date:NOVEMBER 11, 2020*
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Position Summary

Interior Health is committed to supporting the great efforts of our health care professionals due to COVID-19. In preparation for this challenging time, we are seeking Patient Ambassadors throughout the Interior Health region.

Golden & District Hospital in Golden, BC, is looking for a Casual Patient Ambassador’s to join their team! - if you have graduated from Grade 12, plus one year's recent experience and a current typing TEST 45 wpm or greater....Apply today!

This position performs a variety of clerical duties such as:

• Identifies if a visit is essential by communicating with all people who present at points of entry for the assigned entrance or site by following the script and documentation provided for the role.
• Explains Interior Health entrance restrictions as required and asks self-assessment questions.
• Provides direction to essential patients and the public regarding the locations of various departments and services.
• Follows established communication channels to raise concerns to site leadership.
• Cultivates as safe an environment as possible for those entering the facility, while still adhering to infection prevention protocols and directions, violence prevention, and cultural safety training.
• Maintains records on visitor admissions as assigned.
• Performs other related duties as assigned.

Hours of work:

This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements can vary from 0 - 37.5 hours per week. Please note that this opportunity is not expected to extend past March 31, 2022.

Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!

**Please upload your High School Diploma and a Typing Test (min. 45 wpm within past 48 months) from recognized institution.**
 
Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:
Grade 12, one year recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Skills and Abilities:
 Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
 Ability to work effectively with others.
 Ability to keyboard at 45 wpm.
 Ability to organize work.
 Ability to operate related equipment.
 Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

*Along with your CV (resume), Please upload All Certificates/Diplomas &/or Transcripts that prove you can meet our Education and Skills & Abilities REQUIREMENT. Upload a TYPING TEST (min. 45 wpm within the PAST 48 MONTHS, test must be 5 minutes in length) from a recognized institution. Certificates/Diplomas/Transcripts must be from an accredited College/University.*

**ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.**

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT