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AdventHealth Patient Assistant Weekends in Shawnee, Kansas

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.

Qualifications

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.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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