Indianapolis - IN Full Time, Part Time 2 months ago

Patient Transporter

2nd Shift, Flexible Start Time, Paid Training

Facilitating Internal Hospital Patient Moves

Summary: Responsible for the safe, timely and accurate transport of patients, medical equipment and patient-related items to their destinations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Properly and safely transports patients, secures IVs, drainage tubes, etc., and secures patient.
  • In accordance with the transportation of patients, uses wheelchairs and other approved rolling stock to carry out the essential duties of the position.
  • Demonstrates competency in transporting all specific age groups.
  • Ensures the safe, timely and accurate transport of patients to their destination using the proper requested equipment.
  • Communicates effectively with nursing personnel, clinicians, technicians or reception and dispatch.
  • Ensures the comfort of the patient by being attentive. Offers blankets, checks modesty and only engages in appropriate conversation involving patients. Never transports patients in severe pain.
  • Alerts nursing staff immediately to any signs of patient distress or equipment malfunction.
  • Maintains equipment and reports equipment needing repairs.
  • Complies with regulatory agency standards, including federal, state and JCAHO.
  • Adheres to facility confidentiality and patient’s rights policy as outlined in the facilities HIPPA policies and procedures.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $15.00 – $16.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Indianapolis , IN 46290: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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