Summary: The responsibility of the Public Safety Officer is to provide a safe and secure environment, which is conducive to good health care. Provides a high visibility presence and proactively patrols campus facilities and property in preventing security related incidents and unsafe conditions. Responds to emergencies and security related events and initiates the appropriate action.
Prior law enforcement or campus/healthcare public safety experience preferred.
Valid Delaware Driver¿s License required with no more than 3 moving violations on current driving record.
Completion of the International Association Healthcare Security & Safety Basic Course and Examination is preferred within 1 year of employment.
Responsibilities: Maintains a high visibility presence and proactively patrols campus facilities and property in preventing security related incidents and unsafe conditions. Responds to emergencies and public safety incidents and initiates the appropriate actions per organization and department policies and guidelines. Conducts investigations of accidents and security related incidents and initiates appropriate follow-up per organization and department polices and guidelines. Prepares incident reports and other documentation in a clear, concise, and accurate manner. Knowledge of de-escalation techniques and methods and the ability to verbally de-escalate hostile or combative situations. Knowledge of appropriate Use of Force techniques and methods, and federal, state and local statues/ regulations, which governs Use of Force. Ability to demonstrate knowledge verbally and practicality. Responds to behavioral health events (Behavioral-Health Emergency Response Team -BERT), collaborates with clinical and medical staff, and takes appropriate action to keep patient and staff safe. Knowledge of behavioral health policies and protocols, including the appropriate use of restraints. Responsible for the safety and security of the helipad and helicopter operations. Assists patients, visitors and staff by providing information, safety escorts, along with other public safety related assistance. Monitors and assist with traffic control, parking enforcement and crowd control duties as assigned. Participates in training and certification sessions; maintains all necessary certifications. Other duties as assigned.
Credentials: Essential: * BLS - Basic Life Saving certification
Competencies and skills: Essential: * Clear Communication Skills Both Written And Verbal * Knowledge Of Basic Computer Programs * Able To Keep Confidential Information Regarding Patients, Team Members * Able To Withstand Crisis Situations * Has Skills To Provides Customer Service To Patients, Team Members And Visitors * Proof Of Current/Valid Car Insurance * Experience With Excel, Power Point, Word, Visio, Etc. * Valid DL With No More Than 3 Moving Violations
Education: Essential: * High school graduate or equivalent
Beebe Healthcare serves the Sussex County community with a medical center located in beautiful, historic Lewes, Delaware, and convenient outpatient locations throughout the county. Founded in 1916 by two physician brothers, Drs. James Beebe and Richard C. Beebe, the medical center in Lewes is a 210-licensed-bed, not-for-profit seaside community hospital. Beebe's specialized service lines include cardiac and vascular, surgical services, oncology, women's health, and orthopaedic services. Beebe offers an array of inpatient, outpatient, emergency, and diagnostic services.
Beebe's five satellite campuses offer imaging, physical rehabilitation, and lab services, as well as walk-in care centers. In addition, Beebe offers Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Medicine and Diabetes Management & Medical Nutrition Therapy.
With a mission to serve the community, Beebe also offers many free screenings and outreach programs through its Population Health Department; and advanced medical care for those who are recuperating at home through Beebe Home Care Services.
Beebe is also training the next generation of nurses through the Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing, located behind the Medical Cente...r in Lewes.
Beebe's Medical Staff has grown tremendously since the early 1990s. Employed physicians through Beebe Medical Group and our affiliated physicians on Beebe's Medical Staff now serve patients from Milford to Millville in specialties including cardiac surgery, dermatology, endocrinology, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, pediatric neurology, and surgical oncology.
Beebe is proud to offer quality care, close to home for the residents and visitors of Sussex County.