TransporterFacility: St Joseph Hospital Location: Bethpage, NY Department: Transporters Category: Direct Care / Aides Schedule: Part Time Shift: Evening shift Hours: 3:00pm-11:00pm ReqNum: 6021595
Provides patient care in accordance with the patient's Bill of Rights. Transports patients to and from the patient care unit in a safe manner. Assists patients on and off x-ray table and in and out of bed as required. Transfers patients in and out of wheelchair as required. Provides for patient comfort and safety during transport. Assures integrity of all indwelling catheters during transport. Alert nursing personnel when patients leaves or is returned to unit. Maintains and practices proper body mechanics. Demonstrates ability in the care and handling of patients in all age groups including, but not limited to, consideration of the special needs and behavior of each respective group. Demonstrates appropriate communication method according to age and/or disability. Maintains established departmental/hospital policies and procedures for quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection control.
HS Diploma or equivalent required. One to two years experience in an acute care facility preferred.