Trinity Health Transporter-Central Transport-Part Time-Night-Nazareth Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Employment Type:Part timeShift:12 Hour Night Shift
Description:Nazareth Hospital, a member of Trinity Health, is looking for a Transporter to join our team!
Schedule: Part Time, Night Shift, Every Other Weekend, Night, 7 PM-7:30 AM
The Transporter is responsible for the transporting of patients throughout the hospital with appropriate equipment and in a safe and in a timely manner.
Every other weekend - 7p-730a, and every other holiday - 5 -12 hour shifts per pay.
Maintains Patient Safety in Preparation For Transport To Ancillary Areas As Well As Upon Return To Unit
Position patients properly taking into account patient impairment, skin conditions, pain, size, age, etc.
Able to perform CPR and emergency measures
Follows any patient safety alerts, especially fall precautions
Applies brakes on wheelchair and stretchers whenever assisting transfer or leaving patient
Never leaves patient alone on stretcher with side rails down.
Moves wheelchair footrests and legs away before patient stands
Properly completes a hand off communication with every transport (“ticket to ride”/passport), including alerting receiving staff of patient’s arrival
Obtains assistance when needed
Education and Training - High School diploma or equivalent. Pursuing higher education in healthcare preferred.
Certification and Licensure - BCLS Certification required
Skills - Strong interpersonal skills, Self directed, organized and able to work independently
Experience - Some healthcare experience in patient areas desirable
We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits including:
Retirement Savings Program
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