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Company: Prisma Health
Location: Columbia, SC
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference.

Job Summary

Responsible for transporting patients to and from various units/departments within the hospital. This individual is responsible for assuring quality care while enroute.

Accountabilities

  • Receives and documents patient transportation assignments. Each day set a goal to transport three patients per hour. Fills out all appropriate documentation; admitting log, sign-in book, nursing station log and trip tickets. Performs telephone activities satisfactory.
  • Transport patients, via wheelchairs, stretcher, bed, mobilizer, wagon or accompaning via ambulation; with attached special apparatus inclusive of intravenous solutions, drainage systems, chest tubes and oxygen.
  • Successfully completes all training requirements as outlined in the department orientation program. Attends inservice education and scheduled departmental staff meetings. 
  • Knowledgeable of fire and disaster procedure  and codes, including location and operation of fire extinguishing equipment.  Knows appropriate action to take in the event a patient becomes distressed.  Reports accidents, unusual occurrences and complaints to the appropriate individual.
  • Assist in maintenance and cleaning of equipment.
  • Conforms to all requirements of policy, procedure and rules of behavior.  Represents department, unit and system in an acceptable professional manner.

Supervisory/Management Responsibility

This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director, or executive.

Minimum Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent

Required Certifications/Registrations/Licenses

N/A

In Lieu Of The Above Minimum Requirements

N/A

Other Required Skills and Experience

N/A

Work Shift

Evening (United States of America)

Location

Richland

Facility

1510 Richland Hospital

Department

15107253 Patient Transportation

Share your talent with us! Our vision is simple: to transform healthcare for the benefits of the communities we serve. The transformation of healthcare requires talented individuals in every role here at Prisma Health.


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