Reading Hospital
- Transporter Centran
At a glance
Location: US-PA-West Reading Map
Posted: 07/08/2021
Closing: 08/07/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description

Responsible for the safe and efficient movement of patients, various blood products from the lab, and other medical items to and from clinical units as well as various diagnostic treatment and testing areas, while adhering to all Tower Health policies and procedures by supporting the nursing staff with the delivery of quality patient care. We are the hub of patient movement and an essential ingredient to the overall flow of the hospital as a whole. Promotes a safe environment and performs all work-related duties in a safe manner. Stays up to date on all PPE education, participates in annual fit testing, and makes sure the proper PPE is being worn for the proper isolation requiring it. Transporters provide a positive and reassuring presence while transporting patients to various location throughout the hospital. They instill confidence in our patients, guests, and visitors by safely escorting them or providing clear directions to locations around the hospital. In addition to moving patients, members of our transport team can efficiently maneuver various types of patient equipment through hospital halls, elevators, and rooms. Our transport team has a great opportunity to make a big impact every day on the overall satisfaction and comfort level for each patient while also collaborating with and supporting all clinical staff in the process.


Education Requirements
  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Relevant Experience

Certification and Licensure
  • CPR Certification

Required Skills
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Detail Oriented
  • Excellent Communications Skills
  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills
  • Excellent Teamwork Skills
  • Good Reasoning Skills
  • Listening Skills
  • Multitasking
  • Organizational Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Relationship-Building Skills
  • Safety Orientation
  • Service Orientation
  • Strong Team Player
Transporter Centran