Company: HCA Healthcare
Posted on: September 14, 2021
SHIFT: No Weekends
Capital Regional Medical Center
is a fully-accredited healthcare facility with more than 1,100
employees and 500 physicians. A 266-bed, acute-care hospital
that offers 24/7 Emergency Services in Leon and Gadsden Counties
including a Pediatric ER and an Express Care ER. We also offer a
Bariatric Center, Behavioral Health Center, Cancer Center, Chest
Pain Center w/PCI, Comprehensive Breast Center, Family Center,
Heart & Vascular Center, Orthopedic/Spine Center, Physical Therapy
Services, Stroke Center, Surgical Services, Wound Healing Center,
Network-of-Care Affiliated Physician Practices, and more.
Responsible for the safe and
timely transport of patients. Responsibilities include: excellent
customer service, effective communication skills, follows
applicable policies/procedures, attitude of ownership, ability to
effectively coordinate with other hospital staff, physicians and
- Provides safe, efficient
- Demonstrates proper knowledge,
use and care of transportation equipment. Operates and maintains
assigned equipment in an effective and safe
- Recognizes and reports signs
and symptoms of abuse and neglect to immediate
- Follows policy regarding
admissions and transfer of patients from various
- Verifies transfer requests and
obtains all appropriate signatures.
- Transfer all requested items
- Alerts nursing staff of patient
arrival to room for all transfers or new
- Follows guidelines concerning
communicable disease and use of Universal
- Utilizes appropriate equipment
to protect patient and staff.
- Repositions room to safe and
tidy condition by removing clutter from patient care
- Transports patient while
- Orients patient to
- Follows restraint policies
before, during, and after transport.
- Maintains dignity of the
- Assists patients and their
families with information regarding
- Seeks ways to assists fellow
staff and ancillary departments.
- Maintains and promotes customer
- Assesses and maintains
equipment in readiness for transport.
- Follows chain of command
regarding occurrences, incidents and complaints, completing all
- Generates, completes, and
submits patient transport log.
- Takes initiative to properly
remove and secure portable oxygen
- Assists in orientation process
of new transport staff.
- Completes job specific
competency/skills checklist and is able to demonstrate required
skills and /or verbalize advance knowledge base related to specific
- Follows appropriate protocols
for the transport of fall-risk patients.
- Always utilizes two patient
identifiers prior to transport.
- Connect telemetry according to
policy to include calling central monitoring to ensure two patient
identifiers, telemetry box number, and confirm transmission of
- Performs other related
functions as assigned.
- Provides patient/family
education as per department and hospital policy and
- Paid Time Off
- Medical, dental, flex spending, life,
- Employee discount
- Employee stock purchase
- Student loan
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
- High School Diploma or
- BLS – AHA Healthcare Provider
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:
- Previous patient transportation
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES:
- Ability to help move patient from
bed or stretchers utilizing proper body mechanics
- Ability to stand for long periods
- Frequent lifting
- Demonstrated skills in
organization, verbal and written communications
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