Full Job Description
Medcor is looking to hire EMTs and Paramedics to be COVID-19 Screeners on a temporary full-time basis at our client's construction sites in Manhattan and Queens, NY. LOCAL APPLICANTS ONLY PLEASE AS NO PER-DIEM IS OFFERED. Also, this is for EMTs and Paramedics only at this time. The clinics operate 24/7 so some weekend availability is required. The shifts are 12 hours and go from 6 AM - 6 PM and 6 PM - 6 AM. We are currently hiring for day and night shifts and the pay is $30 per hour. These are Temporary full-time positions expected to last 2 months, but possibly longer.
This position provides COVID-19 screening services as per the Medcor Care Protocol. In order to be successful in this role one must possess the following characteristics: Quick Learner, Strong Interpersonal Skills with all Communication mediums, Creative and Innovative, Fosters Teamwork, Demonstrates Leadership Qualities, Strong Organization and Planning Skills, Ability to Solve Problems, but knows when to ask for input and help. Excellent responsiveness and quick follow-up to requests are key. Detailed knowledge about COVID-19 and educating employees through sharing the updates provided by Medcor Clinical Affairs.
A typical day in the life of a Medcor COVID-19 Screener
Provide screenings to employees who volunteer, using Medcor protocol and non-contact infrared thermometers
Provide patient care (where necessary) according to Patient Care Protocol
Provide COVID-19 FAQ’s and educational material with daily status updates (as available) from our Clinical Affairs team
Site liaison for following preventative practices (proper hygiene, social distancing and other practices)
Put on (don) and remove (doff) personal protective equipment (PPE) per company protocol (Medcor to provide training resource as needed needed)
Enter data in Medcor EMR supplied to site
Provide data to client upon request or as agreed to by client
Disseminating relevant client policies and info given to us and as directed by client
Being a general resource to client and employees
General Maintenance of the facility which includes:
Sanitization of clinic as per the protocol and at least once per day
Sterilization of equipment/instruments used
Inventory and ordering of medical and office supplies
Have a current CPR certification
Be able to check temperature using an infrared thermometer (Medcor to provide training as needed)
Have strong English skills
Learn Medcor’s COVID-19 information once hired (provided by Medcor)
Be comfortable working in a construction environment
Have strong communication and customer service skills
Have strong computer and other technology skills (navigate cell phones, texting, fax machines, etc), as well as familiarity with EMR software
The COVID-19 Screener is required to work in a construction site clinic designated by the client. The COVID-19 Screener will be working in a potentially high COVID-19 exposure environment with known and unknown associated health risks. Individuals with underlying health conditions who contract COVID-19 have greater risk for morbidity and mortality as defined by the Centers for Disease Control (cdc.gov) and should consider these risks prior to accepting this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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