Patient Transporter

Ascension Health Nashville, TN
Job ID: 259998Patient TransporterNashville, TennesseeRegular / Rotating

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Additional Job Information

Title: Patient Transporter

City, State: Nashville,TN

Location: St Thomas West D&T Bldg

Department: Patient Transportation 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Rotating, 40 hours,Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

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 credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. For current incumbents as of 4/30/18, BLS required upon expiration of Heart Saver.

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

How to Apply

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Equal Employment Opportunity

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