The Transporter is responsible for transporting patients and and equipment. Job tasks and responsibilities include:
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:
High school diploma or GED required
BLS req. by the american heart Assoc.
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 - 17 months ago