The Transporter may provide basic life support to the ill or injured patient while being transported to and from departments within the hospital. Patient care provided in accordance with the rules and regulations approved by the federal, state, and regional and local authorities. This position provides care and transport to neonates, infants, children adolescents, adults, and seniors. The transporter will be responsible for all patients transports, this will include patients from every nursing unit. Many patients will be on monitored device. Transporter will need to evaluate the needs of patients prior to transport and be familiar with use of medical equipment. Ensures that patients and visitors are oriented to the facility and receive any assistance necessary to ensure that they easily reach and return from their destination within the facility. This person will have knowledge and skills to care for the physical and developmental needs across the life span.
- High school required plus AZ EMT or CEP certification Required .
- American Heart Association BLS Required .
Northern Arizona Healthcare - 24 months ago