It is the purpose of Special Transport to provide safe transportation of patient via wheelchair, stretcher, or ambulatory accessibility, following all traffic laws
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Safe transportation of patient via wheelchair, stretcher, or ambulatory accessibility, following all traffic laws. Patients arrive at destination within desired time frame or as scheduled. · Maintains knowledge of service area and frequently visited locations. · Informs dispatcher of unscheduled changes. · Service log is completed daily for maintenance inspections. · Completion of transport form, all transports reflect proper documentation. · Requests payment for service appropriately. · Manages workload on a daily basis and meets productivity standards. · Assures safety and comfort of patients with client assessment for proper mode of transport. · Transfers patients in compliance with best practice. · Operates required equipment safely in order to facilitate transport. · Ensuring driver handbook has been read and is present in van at all times. · Provides call rotation. · Dispatching and scheduling trips as necessary; receives phone call, patient data is gathered and transport information is entered in computer.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
· Safe driving record required · Must be proficient in the English language.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: · High School graduate
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
· Basic Life Support Adult, Infant & Peds. · Drivers License in State of Florida
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.