The Lift Team/Sitter provides lift and sitter services in direct support of the quality care experience for our patients, and may be asked to assist in maintenance of a safe, clean and age appropriate environment under the direction and supervision of the Nurse. Transport patients to and from clinical, ancillary and support areas as requested.
Assist clinical personnel in transferring patients to and from beds, wheelchairs or stretchers.
Greet and offer assistance to customers throughout the hospital.
Collect and deliver specimens, orders, requisitions and equipment to appropriate destinations.
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Orients and mentors new staff members.
Job qualifications include:
State of Alaska Certified Nursing Assistant Certification and BLS required.
High school diploma or GED required
At least one year of related experience preferred
Strong interpersonal and customer service skills required
Able to work in a fast-paced environment
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs.
HCA Inc - 18 months ago