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UnityPoint Health Screening Assistant in Peoria, Illinois

Our team members are the compassionate core of who we are and how we serve. Every day we strive to live out our vision statement of “Best outcome every patient every time” through living out our FOCUS values of Foster Unity, Own the Moment, Champion Excellence, and Seize Opportunities.

At UnityPoint Health, we provide care in nine regions throughout Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin. As the nation’s fourth largest nondenominational health system in America, UnityPoint Health keeps people at the center of all we do. We are looking for dynamic and talented individuals to join our team. You'll find opportunities for every sized dream.

Screening Assistant

Location: Methodist Campus

Shift: Part time 24 hrs per week 6A-noon


The candidate will attend and complete health screenings including data collection via fingerstick and biometric measurements.

Clinical Excellence

  • Perform screenings and follows hospital established protocols

  • Complete screenings effectively and efficiently i.e. cholesterol, blood pressure, spirometry, and blood glucose

  • Perform patient point of care testing and follow quality control in compliance with hospital lab procedures/policies

  • Assist with check in process at screenings as needed

  • Audit screening supply needs and notify appropriate personnel for order

Program Support

  • Provides appropriate recommendations to community participants after reviewing health screening results

  • Compiles data as needed from employer/commercial and/or community screenings in a timely manner

  • Maintains screening records while following HIPPA guidelines

  • Maintains proficiency in technology platform for electronic data entry and transmission

  • All other duties as assigned by the Manager of Employee & Corporate Wellness

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.


  • High school diploma/GED required


  • Valid IL drivers license in good standing required


  • Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English.

  • Multicultural sensitivity.

  • Microsoft Office – basic computer skills.

  • Customer/patient focused.

  • Critical thinking skills using independent judgment in making decisions.

Requisition ID: 2019-66019

Street: 221 NE Glen Oak Ave

Name: 5020 UnityPoint Health Methodist Medical Center

Name: Employee Fitness Center

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.6

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: Variable Hours Monday - Saturday 6am-12pm

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