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Patient Transporter

Patient Transporter

Requisition ID 
2017-757885
Category 
Support Services
Position Type 
Part Time
Shift(s) 
Days, Weekends
Department 
CT Scan
Location 
US-AR-Fort Smith

More information about this job

Overview

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We’re a Little Different

 

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

 

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

 

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Transfers patients to and from patient rooms and assists in moving patients to and from x-ray table. Cleans wheelchairs and stretchers with antiseptic solution, keeps the wheelchair and stretcher area neat and orderly with the stretchers made. Will assist patients to bathroom and dressing room as needed. Will safely handle patients being transported to and from the department. Will communicate appropriately with the patient, family members, nursing staff, technical staff, physicians and others. Will operate the radiology information system, track patients, provide related information to visitors and guests. Keeps medical information confidential. Checks requisitions and orders and transports patients to appropriate areas. Handles IV’s, IV pumps, oxygen, catheters, keeps patient covered and warm. Must be familiar with radiology orders and oxygen orders related to administration levels. Will provide a variety of radiology work functions as needed.

Qualifications:

Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

  • High school graduate or equivalent. May be in high school work study program if approved by school counselor.
  • Minimal experience required. Prefer some hospital experience.

 

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

 

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

 

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

 

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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