Patient Transporter – Transportation – East Orlando – Part Time in Orlando, FL at FH East Orlando

Date Posted: 9/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    9/7/2018
  • Job ID:
    270830
  • Job Function
    Transportation / Driver / Courier
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    Variable
  • AHS Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital

Job Description



Patient Transporter - Transportation – East Orlando – Part Time

Florida Hospital East Orlando seeks to hire a Patient Transporter who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.



Facility Profile:

Florida Hospital East Orlando, a 265-bed community hospital, has been serving East Orlando residents since 1941 as an innovative local leader that fills a vital need in a fast-growing area. A recent 200,000 square-foot expansion project upgraded the hospital to 265 beds, with a spacious patient tower and 80 new private rooms designed to enhance the holistic care experience.



Department Profile:

The Transportation Team at East Orlando enhances the patient and guest experience by providing safe and courteous transport of to and from different destinations within our campus. The transportation team supports nursing units and clinical areas, such as radiology, cardiology, and surgical areas, by facilitating the transport of patients, and patient related material. Our team consists of a diverse group of over (45) Patient Transporters who extend the healing ministry of Christ. Our mission is to provide exceptional customer service to our patients while ensuring collaboration between all departments we serve to ensure top tier response times and turnaround times.



Work Hours/Shifts:

Varied shifts including weekend; 2:30pm-11pm/6pm-2:30am/8am-4:30pm



Job Summary:

Personally facilitates the movement of patients or patients related items, in the most expeditious, professional, and customer service oriented manner possible, using the most expedient method at your disposal. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all



Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • People Skills: Ability to understand customers’ needs and respond to them in a pro-active, courteous, professional, and efficient manner.
  • Communication Skills: Ability to read, write, speak appropriately in English using good diction, and respond to people’s needs in a pleasant and courteous manner as perceived by the customer, and as appropriate to adolescents, adult and geriatric patients.
  • Technical Skills: Ability to operate stretchers, beds, and wheelchairs.
  • Customer service experience (Preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • CPR Certification (Preferred)


Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program

  • Personally facilitates the safe, efficient, and expedited movement of patients from area to area via stretchers, wheelchairs, beds and cribs.
  • Personally facilitates the efficient and expedited movement of patient related items such as belongings, paperwork, labs and equipment.
  • Assists in the safe transfers of customers (such as: from bed to stretcher or wheelchair).
  • Accurately records the transport and reports the necessary information by correctly using the TeamChimes phone system.
  • Appropriately utilizes PPE, and follows HIPPA, OSHA, and Florida Hospital’s Policies and Procedures.
  • When requested, carries non-controlled substances to and from the Nursing Units, Pharmacy or Radiology to the designated care area in a secured manner. The transporter will hand the medication to the appropriate care giver.
  • Ensures that hallways are maintained clear of clutter related to wheelchairs, stretchers, beds, mattresses, transportation carts and cribs by moving equipment not in use to designated equipment storage areas.
  • Maintains competencies related to annual completion of BARE Facts, NPSG’s, PPD’s, and CPR refresher course.
  • Performs other duties as required and keeps a safe environment for patients, visitors and co-workers.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Patient Transporter opportunity with Florida Hospital East Orlando and apply online today.



Job Keywords:

Transportation, Transporter, East Orlando



Position Location:  East Orlando
Job:  Transportation / Driver / Courier
Organization:  Florida Hospital
Primary Location:  US-FL-Orlando
Schedule:  Part-time
Shift:  Variable
Job Level:  Entry Level
Education Level:  None
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Sep 14, 2018, 1:30:46 PM

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