Infection Control Team--Hand Hygiene Observer
Keeping patients, their families and our teammates safe by preventing the spread of infection is a top priority for Hospice of Central Ohio. All staff--paid and volunteer--are trained in proper hand hygiene techniques and assessed annually while on the job.
Following all current COVID safety protocols (masking, distancing, demonstration of and compliance with proper hand hygiene techniques according to Hospice of Central Ohio infection control protocols), Infection Control Team (ICT) Hand Hygiene Observers will:
--Schedule and attend visits with direct patient support volunteer teammates to observe their hand hygiene practice during a patient visit or shift
--Complete and submit to Volunteer Services all required ICT Hand Hygiene forms
--Provide feedback to direct patient support volunteer teammates where needed to correct/re-educate regarding proper hand hygiene techniques according to Hospice of Central Ohio infection control protocols
This is an excellent opportunity for applicants pursuing a career in the medical field across the continuum of care, including public health.
About Hospice of Central Ohio
2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, OH 43055, US
Hospice of Central Ohio is committed to being the premier provider dedicated to preserving the quality and dignity of life by providing expert physical, emotional, and spiritual care to patients and familes with life-limiting illnesses.
The Hospice volunteer plays a key role in providing expert patient care, and supporting our capacity to care for patients.
Multiple locations Newark, OH 43055
September 15, 2021
- Adult Education
- Patient Care
- Hospice Care
- Veteran Care
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Flexible scheduling based on volunteer's availability. Can expect an average of 1 - 3 hours/month.
- Application, initial interview and additional screening required. Ongoing requirements include continuing education and completion of all other regulatory compliance standards.