Under general supervision, this position is responsible for the safe and timely transportation of patients, specimens, and medication, throughout the Hospital as assigned. This position reports to the Supervisor, Patient Transportation.
Practicing safe lifting and techniques, transports patients by assisting patients in and out of cars, lifting patients on and off beds, moving patients to and from special services and treatment areas using wheelchairs, gurneys, or moveable beds.
Transports medications, patient charts, specimens, and blood appropriately as directed.
Transports bodies to the morgue and assists in placing them in the cooler. Assists in moving bodies to the autopsy table.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities provided.
Preferred High School Diploma or equivalent
Requires successful completion of three months of on-the-job-training. Required
Experience in patient transportation in an acute hospital environment is desired. Preferred
CRT-Basic Life Support (BLS) - AHA American Heart Association Upon Hire required Or
CRT-Basic Life Support (BLS) - ARC American Red Cross Upon Hire required
SITE - Farmington Hills Hospital- 28050 Grand River Ave - Farmington Hills
Patient Transportation - Farmington Hills
Day (United States of America)
Weekly Scheduled Hours
Hours of Work
Monday to Friday
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