Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 161178-1A
Date Posted: Nov 10, 2021
Welcome To Beth Israel Lahey Health at Home. Our team provides high-quality home care and hospice services by partnering with physicians, hospitals and skilled nursing facilities to provide specialized care to patients in the comfort of their own home. Our team of nurses, therapists (physical, occupational, and speech), medical social workers, and home health aides work together to devise and implement a compassionate care plan that is expressly tailored for each patient.
About the Job
The Telehealth Installer is responsible for scheduling and installing telehealth equipment into patient homes, and for the removal and troubleshooting of telehealth equipment. Instructs the patient and/or caregiver on the use of the equipment and ensures understanding. Cleans, disinfects, and maintains inventory of all equipment components.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities including but not limited to:
1. Delivers service in a prompt, courteous, responsive, caring manner that meets department standards. 2. Effectively communicates with customers to address needs and problems. 3. Adheres to documentation protocols for telehealth software and EMR which includes direct data entry and visit encounters via electronic documentation 4. Adheres to agency standards addressing attendance, punctuality, and conforms to dress code. 5. Maintains confidentiality of all patient information. 6. Collaborates effectively with others to achieve positive work outcomes. 7. Demonstrates flexibility in the face of changes in the work environment and adjusts work schedules accordingly. 8. Demonstrates technical competency and seeks appropriate assistance as needed. 9. Demonstrates a working knowledge of the all equipment; the ability to train patients/caregivers regarding the equipment. 10. Works in a manner that promotes safe conditions and minimizes hazards in the work environment that may adversely affect the safety and health of self and others. 11. Follows Safety/Infection Control policies, and uses personal protective equipment as necessary. Reports incidents, accidents, and hazards as per policy. 12. Assists in training new hires.
Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.
Maintain strict adherence to the Continuing Care Confidentiality policy set by the agency and federal HIPAA guidelines. · Incorporate Continuing Care Standards of Behavior and Guiding Principles into daily activities. · Comply with all Continuing Care Policies. · Comply with behavioral expectations of the Continuing Care Division. · Maintain courteous and effective interactions with colleagues and patients. · Demonstrate an understanding of the job description, performance expectations, and competency assessment. · Demonstrate a commitment toward meeting and exceeding the needs of our customers and consistently adheres to Customer Service standards. · Participate in departmental and/or interdepartmental quality improvement activities. · Identifies specific learning needs and goals and collaborates with Director of Clinical Operations in developing a plan to meet them. · Participate in and successfully completes Mandatory Education. · Perform all other duties as needed or directed to meet the needs of the department.
Education: · High School Diploma required. · Associate’s Degree preferred.
Licensure, Certification & Registration: N/A
Experience: · Experience working with elders. · Comfort level providing services in private homes.