Home Medical Equipment Delivery Technician
DCH Health System - Tuscaloosa, AL

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Performance Planning The Home Medical Equipment Delivery Technician is responsible for the delivery, set-up, and education on use of HME/DME equipment.

Key Responsibilities/Essential Functions
  • Delivers equipment/supplies to patient’s home as assigned.
  • Provides the necessary education on equipment use to the patient/significant other.
  • Ensures the appropriate documentation is obtained during the time of the delivery.
  • Maintains an orderly and safe work environment.
  • Utilizes agency provided vehicle according to policy
  • Maintains mileage logs and maintenance checks for agency vehicle.
  • Updates and maintains equipment logs
  • Assists in the maintenance of equipment
  • Responsible for properly cleaning and storage of any equipment as necessary
  • Collaborates and communicates effectively with co-workers, other departments, and customers.
  • Meets project deadlines.

    • Maintains performance, patient and employee satisfaction and financial standards as outlined in the performance evaluation.
    • Performs compliance requirements as outlined in the Employee Handbook
    • Must adhere to the DCH Behavioral Standards including creating positive relationships with patients/families, coworkers, colleagues and with self.
    • Requires use of electronic mail, time and attendance software, learning management software and intranet.
    • Must adhere to all DCH Health System policies and procedures.
    • All other duties as assigned.
    Minimum Knowledge, Skills, Experience Required High school diploma or GED required. Valid driver’s license and driving record that meets the system’s insurance standards. Must be able to prioritize and use critical thinking skills. Ability to use computer to perform assignments. Must be able to read, write legibly, speak and comprehend English.

    Working Conditions Are able to stand, walk, kneel, sit, crouch, or stoop with good balance for extended periods of time. Must be able to maneuver over a variety of uneven surfaces. Must be able to lift 75 pounds and reach heights to maintain equipment storage. Able to operate and lift equipment provided by the department. Able to turn and reposition patients weighing over 200 pounds. Must have tolerance of variety of environments to include presence of pets and infestations. Physical presence on site is essential. Hearing and vision must be normal or corrected to within normal range. Able to perform the duties with or without reasonable accommodation.

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