Adventist Health System Police Officer - PRN in Burleson, Texas

Description

Texas Health Huguley Hospital Fort Worth South

Operated as a joint venture between Texas Health Resources and Adventist Health System, we believe that total health is achieved through a balance of physical, mental, social and spiritual well-being. With each patient’s unique circumstances in mind, our multi-disciplinary care teams provide a vast array of services, combining state-of-the-art technology with a personal commitment to creating an exceptional patient experience.

Our team members also enjoy outstanding care in the form of comprehensive health benefits, a friendly, faith-based work environment, and plenty of opportunities to learn and grow. In addition to earning the Gallup Great Workplace Award six years in a row, we were also recognized as one of “150 Great Places to Work” by Becker’s Hospital Review.

Our 224-bed hospital includes a medical ICU, cardiovascular ICU, PCU, open heart surgery center and behavioral health. In addition, we have accredited programs in orthopedics, chest pain, and inpatient diabetes, plus an award-winning emergency department.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Responsible for ensuring the safe environment and controlling traffic in the Emergency Department.

  • Monitors patients, their families and visitors in the Emergency Department for appropriate behavior.

  • Interacts and controls violent or potentially violent situations, following the Fort Worth Police Department rules and regulations on excessive force.

  • Assists with the control of traffic inside the Emergency Room (ER) and around the parking area in front of the ER as well as those entering the hospital after hours.

  • Monitors the front lobby area on a regular basis.

  • Assists with violent or potentially violent situations within the hospital when requested.

  • Assists the Nursing Staff with patient transfers or other tasks the officer feels comfortable performing as requested.

  • Conducts arrests as appropriate in association with appropriate law enforcement agencies.

  • Reports any issues or concerns immediately to the Director of Emergency Department or ER Nurse in charge.

Qualifications

What you will need:

  • Police Officer commissioned by State of Texas and employed by the City of Fort Worth.

  • Six (6) months experience required as a Police Officer.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.