Providence Health & Services Transporter in Burbank, California
Providence is calling a T ransporter (Per Diem, Variable Shift) to Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.
We are seeking a Transporter: This position performs activities related to transportation of patients as directed and provides mail and messenger services.
In this position you will:
Implement and maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, patient/customer safety, environmental, and infection control policies
Transport patients to and from clinical, ancillary, and support department areas as directed by the Dispatcher
Assist clinical personnel in transferring patients to or from beds, chairs, wheelchairs or stretchers
Assist with care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies.
Train other employees in day to day procedures
Participate in educational programs and in service meetings.
Attend meetings as required
Collect specimens, cultures, non narcotic medications, orders, and requisitions and deliver items to appropriate destinations
Develop exposed x ray film and make duplicates of radiographs using automatic developing equipment
Operate automatic equipment to develop film
Required qualifications for this position include:
Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Related experience
About the hospital you will serve. Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years. Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building. Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Patient Services
Req ID: 247101