Under the supervision of the Holding Room Nurse and Clinical Manager the Surgical Transport Aide provides transport services between Holding Room and various nursing departments in a safe, efficient customer service oriented manner. Assures that transports are done in accordance with both the department and hospital policies and procedures, with the priority of providing support for a safe environment. Transport duties include, but are not limited to, patients, equipment and supplies. Provides assistance with patient transfers as part of the patient care team. Under the supervision of a Licensed Nurse, performs nursing care activities while maintaining a safe and therapeutic environment for the patient requiring clinical observation.
Education: Graduation from high school or the equivalent.
Experience: Previous transport, patient care, patient observation or customer service delivery experience preferred.
Other: BLS Healthcare Provider Certification (if not current, must be scheduled prior to hire and accomplished within probationary period).
Meritus Health - 16 months ago