Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and outpatient locations - Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in New York - plus multiple primary and specialty care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices. Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and the Home Care organizations.
Brings patients to and from their designated testing centers, delivers equipment to the nursing floors, and removes/delivers blood products or sterile supplies.
1.Transports designated in-patients and out-patients.
2.Assists in maintaining a safe and orderly work environment.
3.Participates in setting and attaining department goals.
4.Maintains confidentiality of all aspects of patients and their families at all times.
5.Utilizes communication skills effectively with patients, families, visitors, medical staff and hospital personnel.
6.Keeps current regarding job related duties through required inservice education and staff meetings.
7.Formulates and uses effective working relationships with all health care staff, patients & significant others.
8.Assertively seeks guidance and direction as needed.
9.Provides coverage for Code 99's.
Serves as dispatcher as needed.
Applies basic trapeze set ups and retrieves equipment for other traction sets.
Fulfills all compliance responsibilities related to the position.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or GED required.
Required: Must understand and speak conversational English and possess listening and comprehension skills. Must be able to work with young, elderly, sick and physically challenged people.
Minimum Experience: six months
Desired: Bilingual desired.
Location: Danbury-24 Hospital Ave
Work Type: Part-Time
Standard Hours: 16.00
Work Schedule: Rotating 8
Work Shift: variable
Org Unit: 242
Department: Patient Transport
Some manual skills / motor coord & finger dexterity
Some occupational risk
Very Heavy effort. May exert up to 50 lbs. force
Some exposure to dirt, odors, noise, human waste, etc.
Nuvance Health and its affiliates are Section 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations and therefore eligible employees may qualify for forgiveness of certain federal student loans under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Qualified Applicants are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other classification protected under applicable Federal, State or Local law.
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