PRN: Patient Transporter - UH SJMC Patient Transportation

University Hospitals - Westlake, OH

Full-time
Description
Escorts, transports patients to and from the various nursing divisions as well as other ancillary departments ensuring patient safety during transport. Assists patients when necessary to change clothes and dress into hospital gown. Assists moving patients onto and off the x ray tables as needed. Delivers and picks up x rays and related items from various divisions and the main Radiology File Room. Coordinates patient transport with technologists and nurses to avoid delays and to ensure department efficiency. Previous employment in Radiology, hospital or patient care setting preferred. Excellent communication skills, knowledge of wheeelchairs, hospital beds and transport carts.

Qualifications
High School Equivalent / GED BCLS certified preferred, but will be provided by hospital if necessary.