Full Job Description
Provide a door through door transportation service to ambulatory patients from residences to various facilities, internally and externally. Responsible for safely transporting labs, equipment and other designated items internally throughout the Kennedy hospital system and external facilities as requested in a timely manner. Provides the transportation from residences or designated pick up locations to each of the divisional Behavioral Health Programs. Responsible to report any changes in route and/or patient transport to STAT management. Report any issues and/or concerns that may arise during your shift to STAT management. Complete the required documentation and duties in support of efficient operations in the assigned area.
Ability to read and communication in the English language. High school graduate or equivalent required. Quality patient care and customer service skills are required. Clean driver's abstract required. 21 years of age for insurance requirements.
Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation’s best in 10 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.
Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.