Prisma Health

Patient Transporter PRN

  • Prisma Health
  • Sumter, SC 29150
  • 13 days ago

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Job Description

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Job Summary Responsible for transporting patients to and from various units/departments within the hospital.

This individual is responsible for assuring quality care while enroute.

Accountabilities

Receives and documents patient transportation assignments.

Each day set a goal to transport three patients per hour.

Fills out all appropriate documentation; admitting log, sign-in book, nursing station log and trip tickets.

Performs telephone activities satisfactory.

Transport patients, via wheelchairs, stretcher, bed, mobilizer, wagon or accompaning via ambulation; with attached special apparatus inclusive of intravenous solutions, drainage systems, chest tubes and oxygen.

Successfully completes all training requirements as outlined in the department orientation program.

Attends inservice education and scheduled departmental staff meetings.

Knowledgeable of fire and disaster procedure and codes, including location and operation of fire extinguishing equipment.

Knows appropriate action to take in the event a patient becomes distressed.

Reports accidents, unusual occurrences and complaints to the appropriate individual.

Assist in maintenance and cleaning of equipment.

Conforms to all requirements of policy, procedure and rules of behavior.

Represents department, unit and system in an acceptable professional manner.

Supervisory/Management Responsibility

This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director, or executive.

Minimum Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent

Required Certifications/Registrations/Licenses

N/A

In Lieu Of The Above Minimum Requirements

N/A

Other Required Skills and Experience

N/A

Work Shift Variable (United States of America)

Location 129 N Washington St Sumter

Facility 1570 Tuomey Hospital - Payroll Only

Department 15709180 Patient Flow Operations

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