Atlantic Health System

  • Patient Transporter

    Job Location(s) US-NJ-Hackettstown
    Position Type
    PerDiem
    Shift
    Per Diem
    Category
    Entry-Level
    Department
    14601000-Transport Services
    Facility
    Hackettstown Medical Center
  • Overview

    Hackettstown Medical Center, a member of the prestigious Atlantic Health System, is seeking a Per Diem Transporter. Required hours vary, including ever other weekend.

    Responsibilities

    • Promotes a positive customer service culture. Provides general comfort measures to patients throughout the shift.
    • Provides post mortem care and assists in transporting body to the morgue and releasing the body from the morgue.
    • Safely assist patient in transfers, transports and discharges.
    • Reports any changes in condition or behavior to patients primary Registered Nurse.
    • Recognizes and responds to priorities in the patient care process.
    • Makes specimen rounds from all nursing floors.
    • Is able to initiate CPR.
    • Is able to initiate Code Gray and applies restraints safely according to hospital procedure.
    • Safely handle all patient belongings from admission to discharge.
    • Responds to hospital codes that apply to transport
    • Transports equipment used by patient in the transfer.
    • Exchanges empty oxygen tanks for transports daily.
    • Installs bed traction and removal w hen ordered.
    • Inspects and make minor repair to w heelchairs and maintain log.
    • Completes inventory of wheelchair stock on shift quarterly or as assigned.
    • Takes extra pillow from patient room closet back to ED when returning stretch to ED.
    • Responsible for pick up of medical records on shift.
    • Responsible for minor Environmental Services duties as assigned when Patient Transports are slow.

    Qualifications

    Education:

     

    • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required.

     

     

    Atlantic Health System has created a Trusted Network of Caring™, delivering the right care, at the right quality, at the right time, at the right place and at the right cost. We aim to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 10th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you’ll find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.

     

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

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