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Collector, Drug Testing

Company: UnityPoint Health
Location: Bloomington
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Job Description:

Overview Collector, Drug Testing Unity Place - Bloomington Part-Time 19.5 hours/week, Not Benefitted 1st Shift, Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9a-4p This position is responsible for the safe transportation of patients, specimens, supplies, medication, film, records, equipment and miscellaneous items About UnityPoint Health - UnityPlace: UnityPoint Health - UnityPlace is proud to offer the most comprehensive addiction and mental health services in the Peoria, Illinois region to you and your family. UnityPlace was formed by the joining of UnityPoint Health, Human Service Center and Tazwood Center for Wellness in April of 2019. UnityPlace is a new non-profit organization dedicated to meeting the growing behavioral health care needs of the community. Our compassionate and committed treatment team is comprised of many experts from psychiatry and addiction medicine. Our goal is to deliver comprehensive behavioral healthcare to optimize the patient's well-being. It is our privilege to partner with our patients on their journey of healing. As a member of the UnityPlace Team, our team members are eligible for a benefits package including:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Retirement
  • Paid Time Off Additional benefits are available, apply today to discuss our full benefits package! Responsibilities Displays an understanding of general specimen collection guidelines a. Collects urinalysis samples per federal protocol, using universal precautions (gloves, etc). b. Packages samples for mailing via FedEx; calls Fed Ex to arrange for pickup. c. Recognizes a sample that is not acceptable for testing d. Refers to other staff or manual for correct collection and handling protocol e. Processes samples as directed by procedure or protocol f. Treats each patient with respect and dignity during the collection process g. Labels samples as per policy h. Verifies patient identity prior to collection a specimen i. Notifies appropriate chain when a sample is not obtained or not acceptable for testing j. Monitors supplies and notifies supervisor when supplies are getting low. 70% Maintains documentation in compliance with organizational standards, Federal Probation requirements, Mental Health Codes, and licensure requirements that is complete, accurate, and timely. a. Completes the sign in logs, chain of custody lab forms, and non-billable notes if something out of the ordinary happens. b. Notifies Federal Probation staff at the end of the day of the individuals who failed to show up for each collection day. c. Accurately completes filing in charts as needed. 20% Basic UPH Performance Criteria
    • Demonstrates the UnityPoint Health Values and Standards of Behaviors as well as adheres to policies and procedures and safety guidelines.
    • Demonstrates ability to meet business needs of department with regular, reliable attendance.
    • Employee maintains current licenses and/or certifications required for the position.
    • Practices and reflects knowledge of HIPAA, TJC, DNV, OSHA and other federal/state regulatory agencies guiding healthcare.
    • Completes all annual education and competency requirements within the calendar year.
    • Is knowledgeable of hospital and department compliance requirements for federally funded healthcare programs (e.g. Medicare and Medicaid) regarding fraud, waste and abuse. Brings any questions or concerns regarding compliance to the immediate attention of hospital administrative staff. Takes appropriate action on concerns reported by department staff related to compliance.
    • 10% Qualifications Minimum Requirements Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position. Preferred or Specialized Not required to perform the essential functions of the position. Education: Experience: License(s)/Certification(s): Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Required English Skills
      • Advanced reading skills
      • Advanced writing skills
      • Advanced oral skills Communication Skills
        • Ability to respond appropriately to customer/co-worker
        • Interaction with a wide variety of people
        • Maintain confidential information
        • Ability to communicate only the facts to recipients or to decline to reveal information
        • Ability to project a professional, friendly, helpful demeanor Computer Skills
          • Basic computer knowledge: Uses word processing, spreadsheet, e-mail application, and web browser. Comfortable within a Windows OS and learning new applications. . Other: Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position. Must have control over personal use of all mood altering chemicals and behaviors. If recovering from an addiction, must currently have a minimum of 2 years of uninterrupted recovery.

Keywords: UnityPoint Health, Bloomington , Collector, Drug Testing, Other , Bloomington, Illinois

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