Orientation is a requirement for all new team members, physicians, contractors,
volunteers, students, and others. It introduces them to the health system's
mission, vision, values, regulatory compliance, privacy (HIPAA), important
policy and procedures, infection control practices, environmental and
other safety related measures.
The purpose is ensure these individuals are acquainted with the operation
of the organization and the responsibilities of performing the functions
of their jobs safely and effectively. Additionally ensuring a safe work
enviorment for our patients, visitors, and staff.
Orientation is held at least monthly, more often as deemed necessary, and
even for special circumstances.