Texas Health Resources Certified Patient Transporter in Fort Worth, Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

The Certified Patient Transporter provides safe, timely transportation of patients and patient related items, as well as traction supplies and set-ups to all areas of the hospital in a manner that promotes customer satisfaction.

Hours:

8:00pm – 6:30am M-TH

Qualifications:

Required Minimum Education:

High School Diploma or Equivalent

Required License/Certification:

Current AHA BCLS Training upon hire.

Ability to make independent decisions while maintaining tact, maturity, and a professional attitude. Excellent verbal

communication. Ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language. Knowledge of Windows/PC helpful.

Job Duties:

Transport patients, paperwork and patient belongings during admissions, dismissals, and transfers to and from test areas

within set standards. May assist patients in dressing appropriately for procedures.

Orthopedic traction set-ups as well as inventory of orthopedic supplies and equipment.

Transport to/from special areas as assigned.

Follow proper protocol for use and organization of supplies, equipment and supply room.

Transport equipment, clean linen, late trays and other requested items to all areas of the facility within set standards.

Assist patients and visitors by providing information and directions.

Adhere to appropriate Isolation Universal Precaution Policy. Complies with hand washing hygiene guidelines and use of

personal protective equipment.

Entity Information:

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth is a 726-bed, Magnet-designated regional referral center that has served the residents of Tarrant County and surroundings communities since 1930. Hospital services include cardiovascular care, high-risk obstetrics, gynecology, orthopedics and sports medicine, neonatal intensive care, and trauma/emergency medicine. In early 2014, Texas Health Fort Worth will be opening a new 75,000 square foot Emergency Services Center, one of the largest in the region. Texas Health Fort Worth has more than 4,000 employees, 200 volunteers and nearly 1,000 physicians on its medical staff. Texas Health Fort Worth recently received national recognition for its oncology program and was named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Tarrant County. The hospital is also a designated Cycle III Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

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