Patient Transporter

Ascension Health Birmingham, AL
Job ID: 259253Patient TransporterBirmingham, AlabamaRegular / Day

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Additional Job Information

Title: Patient Transporter

City, State: Birmingham,AL

Location: St Vincent's East

Department: Patient Transportation 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time Day, 80 hours Bi-Weekly

About Us

St. Vincent's Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent's Birmingham, St. Vincent's Blount, St. Vincent's East, St. Vincent's St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent's Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Patient Transporter transports patients, specimens and equipment throughout the facility.

Responsibilities:

* Transports patients via wheelchair, stretcher or bed to designated sites as requested, including patients with oxygen tanks, intravenous pumps, drips, monitors and other equipment.

* Assists patients with entering and exiting vehicles, including transfer from or to wheelchairs or stretchers.

* Delivers equipment and specimens to requesting staff or department. May assist staff with removal of deceased bodies from units and transport to morgue.

* Greets and provides information and direction to patients and visitors.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

* Required Credential(s):

* BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

* Diploma

* High School Education or equivalent required

* Associate's degree or Technical degree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience preferred

Work Experience:

* 1 Year Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now".

To apply later, return to the Career page at www.stvhs.com

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment computers in the following locations:

Human Resources located at St. Vincent's Birmingham, 806 St. Vincent's Drive, Birmingham, AL 35205 (4thfloor in Building 1) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Human Resources located at St. Vincent's East, 50 Medical Park East Drive, Suite 259, Birmingham, AL 35235 (2ndfloor) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Administration office at St. Vincent's Blount, 150 Gilbreath Drive, Oneonta, AL 35121 9:00am-3:00pm

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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