Northern Arizona Healthcare Transporter in Flagstaff, Arizona
The Transporter is responsible for providing patient transportation in accordance with the Nursing Plan of Care and Medical/Surgical Standards of Care and Practice. The Transporter may provide basic life support to the ill or injured patient while being transported to and from departments within the hospital. S/he performs other duties, as assigned or directed, that are within the scope and abilities of the individual's training. The Transporter may interact with patients and/or families, children, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics.
Transport patients to and from clinical, ancillary and support areas via wheelchair, stretcher or beds as requested to include transport of patients on oxygen tanks, intravenous pumps, and appropriate drips.
With assistance, transfers patients to or from beds, wheelchairs or stretchers as needed.
During discharge, assist patients in and out of vehicles and escorts or transports them to and from hospital lobby and open doors.
Keeps RN informed of any changes in patient behaviors/status.
Accurately utilizes the teletracking system to respond to and complete transport jobs.
Performs clerical duties (answers telephone, filing, photocopying, etc.) as needed.
Communicates patient information/incomplete assignments to ensure continuity of care.
Participates in creating and sustaining a learning environment supported by evidenced based practice and research.
Focuses on personal development areas, engaging in professional/collegial interactions with peers.
Work collaboratively with peers and other health care providers, and participating in ongoing in-service and educational seminars.
High School Diploma or GED- Required
Certification and Licensure:
Current BLS (American Heart Association)- Required
Fingerprint Card- within 90 days
ACLS (American Heart Association)-(VVMC only)- Preferred
Requisition ID: 2021-9614
Street: 1200 N, Beaver St.
Call Required: No
Certifications: Basic Life Support, Fingerprinted
Full Name: First Last: JESSICA BROCK
Email Address: Jessica.firstname.lastname@example.org