Transports patients, and equipment throughout the facility.
1.Transports patients via wheelchair, stretcher, bed or neuro chair to designated sites as requested, including patients with oxygen tanks, intravenous pumps, drips, monitors, and other equipment.
2.Assists patients with entering and exiting vehicles, including transfer from or to wheelchairs or stretchers.
3.Delivers equipment to requesting staff or department. Assists staff with removal of deceased bodies from units and transport to morgue.
4.Assists staff with lift assists and repositioning of patients when needed.
5.Greets and provides information and direction to patients and visitors
Complexity of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, effective communication, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Personal Protective Equipment: Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Education: High School diploma or equivalent.
Licensure, Certification and Registration: Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider certification required within 30 days of hire.
Required Work Experience: No experience required.
Memorial Healthcare System