Patient Transporter

New England Sinai Hospital And Rehabilitation Center Norwood , MA 02062

Posted 2 weeks ago

POSITION SUMMARY Under the general supervision of the Supervisor, Environmental Services provides safe transport for patients to appropriate departments and locations. # This#is#position is per diem.# # ACCOUNTABILITY Assistant Director, Environmental Services/ Manager, Environmental Services Supervisor, Environmental Services # QUALIFICATIONS 1.##### High School graduate or equivalent required 2.##### Ability to be flexible in work habits 3.##### Ability to interact effectively# and maintain a pleasant and professional manner 4.##### Language Read and write English fluently # PERFORMANCE CRITERIA 1.##### Team Work A.#### Is supporting of others and provides help and assistance when possible. B.##### Regularly attends and participates in team and/or department meetings and work activities.

C.##### Keeps other informed. D.#### Regularly offers and requests constructive feedback and coaching. E.##### Establishes and maintains effective working relations. # 2.##### Service Excellence (both internal and external) A.#### Welcomes patients and customers in a warm, friendly manner.

B.##### Actively listens and constructively responds to questions and concerns in a timely manner. C.##### Ensures the dignity of patient/customer is maintained at all times. D.#### Abides by and upholds the Hospital Service Excellence Standards.

E.##### Respect the diversity of the patient/customer population (i.e. ages and culture). # RESPONSIBILITIES 1.##### Respond to beeper calls, provides patient transport to and from appropriate departments, i.e. X-ray, Physical Therapy, Endoscopy, BOCH, etc. 2.##### Observe proper procedures and techniques during patient transportation.# Monitors oxygen and intravenous apparatus during transport and report any problems to Nursing personnel, monitors patient conditions and provides blankets, etc. if needed during transport. 3.##### Make deliveries and pickups as directed, including delivering requisitions to appropriate departments, delivering medications from Pharmacy to nursing units, delivering specimens to Laboratory, etc. 4.##### May transport bodies to morgue with accompanying nurse. 5.##### Communicates with patients, nursing personnel and other department personnel in the performance of position responsibilities. 6.##### May assist in the general duties of an Environmental Service Aide depending upon Department need. 7.##### Demonstrates knowledge of Safety, Smoking and Infection Control policies. 8.##### Responds appropriately during unexpected events. 9.##### Perform other related duties as assigned.



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