Patient Assistant Weekends at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/10/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Patient Experience
  • Travel
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Job Description


Patient Transporter AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address:  Mission, KS 66204


Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:

Weekend Shifts Available

Can do 12 hour shifts


You Will Be Responsible For:

•     Assists patients in/out of wheelchairs/beds/carts utilizing appropriate assistive devices.

•     Transports patients to/from the designated area of the hospital.

•     Works in a fast-paced environment.

•     Uses excellent customer service skills in all interactions.

•     Follows universal precautions guidelines and wears appropriate personal protective equipment.

•     Communicates necessary information to care team members and follows HIPAA guidelines.

•     Participates in training of new transporters.

•     Professional appearance according to dress code standards.

•     Uses iPod to receive and accept transport requests from Capacity Management.


What You Will Need:


•           BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association; 14-day grace period for proof of CPR certification after date of hire.


Job Summary:

The Patient Assistant is a non-licensed support person who functions as a member of the Patient Care Team.  Responsible for transporting patients via bed/cart/wheelchair to and from designated departments under direction of a supervisor. The Capacity Management application will be used to electronically track, manage, and prioritize transportation workflow.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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