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AdventHealth Patient Transportation Lead in Shawnee, Kansas


Patient Transportation Lead AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74 th Street, Mission, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • 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:

Full-Time, Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Manages schedule for transportation department.

  • Facilitates training of new transporters.

  • Uses excellent customer service skills in all interactions.

  • Keeps direct supervisor abreast of successes and need for assistance.

  • Establish a process for rounding on associates.

  • Manage associates concerns in a timely manner and assure actions have been taken.

  • Contribute to the growth of others by mentoring and providing constructive feedback.

  • Initiate activities to enhance revenues and support cost reduction and containment.

  • Utilize work time effectively and adhere to established deadlines.

  • Communicates necessary information to care team members and follows HIPAA guidelines.

  • Monitors staff use of iPod to receive and accept transport requests from Capacity Management.

  • Assure staff use of appropriate assistive devices for patient movement.

  • Assists team to transport patients to/from the designated area of the hospital.


What You Will Need:

  • 1-2 years of position related experience

  • BLS obtained through the American Heart Association

  • Decision making skills in determining need for RN intervention

Job Summary:

The Patient Transportation Lead has responsibility for quality of services and operational management of the transportation team. The Team Lead collaborates with patients/customers, families, physicians, and associates to meet customer needs and expectations in a patient-focused and healing environment.

The Team Lead demonstrates leadership skills in assuring that safe, quality care is carried out for specific population(s). The Lead is responsible for promoting teamwork with all members of the health care team.

The Team Lead is responsible for establishing the tone of the work environment and ensuring that all personnel are competent, adhere to all policies of the department and organization, in addition to the behaviors outlined in the Standards of Conduct.

The Lead will use the Capacity Management application 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.