Transporter - PRN (as needed) in Hickory, NC at Frye Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 8/10/2019

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Job Description

Frye Regional Medical Center

As a part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, our community hospital is being supported with more resources than ever before. Duke LifePoint combines Duke University Health System's unparalleled expertise in clinical excellence, quality and patient safety with LifePoint Health's financial resources and extensive operational experience - making our hospital even stronger. 
Duke LifePoint Healthcare's pledge to our hospital and the communities we serve is quality, expertise and commitment.
  • Quality is the cornerstone of Duke LifePoint, and it is the central focus of everything the organization and our hospital strive to achieve. 
  • Duke LifePoint pledges to bring a wealth of expertise and resources to strengthen the already excellent care our hospital delivers. 
  • And, Duke LifePoint's commitment is to work collaboratively with our hospital to make our community healthier by strengthening local healthcare delivery for the future.  
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Job Description:
  1. Confirms patient identity per departmental/ hospital policy.
  2. Transports patients and supplies to designated areas.
  3. Utilizes Patient Tracking system appropriately.
  4. Performs duties following appropriate safety/ infection control practices.
  5. Maintains and cleans transportation equipment.
  6. Assists nursing staff with transferring patients from stretcher/ wheelchair to bed.
  7. Responds to transport requests in a timely manner.
  8. Follows departmental procedure in transportation of patients using 02tanks.
  9. Works collaboratively with other staff to provide continuous service.

Job Requirements

High School diploma or GED required.
Must obtain CPR certification within six months and maintain thereafter.

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