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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.

Patient Care:

  • 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.

Administrative:

  • 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.

Education:

  • 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.

Education Qualifications:

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

CPI- 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.brock@nahealth.com

Shift: Variable

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