CHRISTUS Health
Patient Transporter Per Diem
At a glance
Location: US-NM-Santa Fe Map
Posted: 09/18/2019
Closing: 10/17/2019
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
CHRISTUS Health
Job description
Description

Transports inpatients and outpatients to and from their destinations safely within the hospital. Assists patients and patient care staff.



Requirements

EDUCATION: High School or equivalent required.

CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: Basic Life Support (BLS) issued through American Heart Association required, or must be attained within two weeks of employment.

SKILLS: Ability to learn to use the following: wheelchairs, gurneys, electric beds, cell phones, and digital pagers. Effective human relations skills. Ability to retain composure under stress, to move quickly but effectively to meet patient care needs. Time management skills to manage a high volume of assignments as expeditiously as possible.

EXPERIENCE: Prior related work experience in medical environment preferred.

NATURE OF SUPERVISION:

Responsible to: Manager, Radiology

ENVIRONMENT:

- Bloodborne Pathogen C

Exposure to various body fluids, infections and contagious diseases.

Appropriate universal precautions protection must be used at all times

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Subject to stressful professional relationships. Working hours vary, with flexibility needed to meet unexpected changes in schedule and emergencies. Stooping/Bending: frequently, Squatting/Crouching: occasionally, Crawling/Kneeling: occasionally, Manual dexterity: continuously, Standing: occasionally, Walking: continuously, Lifting/Pushing/Pulling: Frequently up to 100 lbs. Carrying: Occasionally up to 100 lbs.

Patient Transporter Per Diem