patient Transport Asst. - patient Transport services
Company: North Oaks Health System
Posted on: May 6, 2021
Status: PRN - As Needed Shift: Hours and days vary as needed.
Exempt: No Summary: To provide assistance to NOMC staff by
performing functions and tasks related to transporting patients,
equipment and supplies as directed. Promotes the 4 Cs Standards of
Behavior, communication, courtesy, compassion, and commitment to
coworkers. Other information: Education: Must have High school
diploma or equivalent. Physical Demands: Strength:Very Heavy
Push:Constantly Pull:Constantly Carry:Frequently Lift:Frequently
Sit:Occasionally Stand:Constantly Walk:Constantly Responsibilities:
Expectations: 1.Customer Satisfaction/Respect for the
Individual.Ability to identify those who receive services and/or
products within the work environment, including patients, families,
visitors, other departments, and all others.Ability to anticipate
and meet the needs and expectations of customers. Promote the 4Cs
Standards of Behavior, Communication, Courtesy, Compassion, and
Commitment to Coworkers. 2.Communication. Can professionally speak
and listen to information. Can express self clearly and when
required.Ability to identify and use appropriate information
routes.May include written and oral expression.
3.Cooperation.Ability to get along with others in a courteous
professional manner. 4.Teamwork.Ability to work effectively with
others to solve problems, implements group decisions and achieves
group/organization goals. 5.Functions productively, responsibly and
exhibits adaptability with the team.Positively demonstrates VALUES
of North Oaks Health System.Plans and prioritizes work while
maintaining positive performance. 6.Personal
responsibility/Integrity/ Financial Responsibility: Each person is
responsible for his or her actions, and individually accountable
for satisfied patients/customers, confidentiality of patient and
hospital information, quality outcomes, efficient operations, and
the overall success of North Oaks Health System. 7.Follows North
Oaks Health System's Compliance Program and Federal and State
Regulatory guidelines. Specific Duties: 1)Assist with care of the
patients. a)Maintains general knowledge of wheelchairs, stretchers
and other equipment used in patient transporting. b)Assist with
lifting patients, and transporting patients to other departments
while demonstrating proper body mechanics. c)Correctly uses the
patient moving board as needed. d)Responsible for patient care
while transporting. e)Performs hand off procedure for every
transport. f)Complete transport checklist for every transport.
g)Always checks patient identification band and compare to Ticket
to Ride before transporting patients. h)Observes all IV lines,
chest tubes, oxygen lines, or other tubing carefully on all
patients during transport. i)Able to evaluate if a patient is able
to be transported by wheelchair or if they need a stretcher.
j)Observes infection control procedure during and after any patient
contact. k)Is able to demonstrate competency in age specific
criteria as applicable to job scope. l)Maintain cleanness of
stretchers and wheelchairs. m)Observes all hospital safety policies
at all times. 2)Assist in providing needed supplies. a)Pick up,
deliver and store supplies, records, and/or requests in appropriate
place. b)Stocks linen and supplies in patient holding as needed.
c)Check oxygen supply daily and replenish as needed. 3)Assist
technologists as requested. a)Assist technologist in the radiology
rooms as directed. b)Process cassettes on CR reader as requested.
4)Participate in educational programs. a)Attend department meetings
and in-services. b)Successfully complete annual hospital compliance
programs. c)Successfully complete annual competency. 5)Maintain
satisfactory communications. a)Demonstrate clear and accurate lines
of communication. b)Demonstrate listening and understanding with
verbal and non-verbal responses. c)Demonstrate accuracy in verbal
communication. d)Maintain confidentiality of patient and hospital.
e)Extend courtesy and consideration for others in interpersonal and
interdepartmental relationships. f)Offer assistance and/or
instructions to patients, physicians, families and co-workers in a
courteous and attentive manner. 6)Maintain an employment record in
accordance with Hospital and Departmental policies. a)Demonstrate
professional manner in work setting. b)Comply with attendance
policies. c)Adhere to acceptable dress code. d)Adhere to annual
Employee Wellness requirements. e)Adhere to all hospital and
departmental policies and procedures. f)Follow North Oaks Health
System's Compliance Program and Federal and State Regulatory
guidelines. 7)Demonstrate knowledge of Hospital Safety.
a)Knowledgeable of all Hospital safety codes and performs all
duties during both drill and actual emergencies. b)Report all
incidences, accidents, equipment problems and unsafe conditions to
the Supervisor immediately. 8)Perform all other duties as requested
by Supervisor, Diagnostics Manager or Diagnostics Director.
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