Patient Transporter PRN
Requisition #: 187942
Location: Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington, DC 20001
Category: Nursing Support/Patient Care
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Part Time (30 - 39)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: June 18, 2019
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The Patient Transporter safely transfers and accompanies patients to and from clinical and support areas utilizing wheelchairs and/or stretchers. Performs other non-patient care activities to ensure proper and expeditious movement of patients within the facility, including transport of expired patients to the hospital morgue. Attends all codes and performs chest compressions during CPR when necessary. Also responsible for providing clinical areas with beds, stretchers and wheelchairs from the bed storage area ("bed barn")
Work Location: Washington, DC
PRN - as needed
7am - 3:30pm with rotating weekends
Able to read patient transport electronic request.
Must be able to effectively communicate both orally and in writing and via electronic record system.
Ability to transport patients to and from various department locations via stretcher/wheelchair.
Physical ability to meet job demands. Job demands may include prolonged periods of standing and walking. Must be able to lift/transport adult patients and to operate required tools, instruments and equipment.
High school graduate or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Current CPR Card required
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Sibley Memorial Hospital provides a smoke-free workplace.
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