Patient Escort

PatientEscort/Transporters needed in the Transportation department of multiplehospitals throughout New York City. Interested candidates must have a Highschool diploma or Equivalent. Previous experience working as a patient escortor patient transporter for a hospital, nursing home or rehabilitation center isrequired. Proof of COVID Vaccination is a must.

Responsibilities: - Transport patients to and from exam rooms, laboratories and testingfacilities - Pick-up and drop off medical specimens to the laboratory - Transport patient's clothes and property from one unit to another - Obtain patient escort assignments and schedule from Technical Supervisor ordesignee of - Central Inpatient Transport - Maintain records of activates including the time patient is picked up, timeof arrival at a specified area and time of patient's return to their designatedarea. - Escort hospital and ambulatory patients traveling by wheelchair, stretcher,or hydraulic stretcher safely and efficiently - Assist in transferring patients between beds and transportation equipment - Schedule and arrange transport for patients being discharged - Assist with the removal of expired bodies

Skills: - High School Diploma or Equivalent Minimum - 6 months previous transport/escort experience in a hospital, nursing home orrehabilitation facility - Current BLS (CPR) Certificate - Ability to lift patients, push wheelchairs, stretchers, bed stretchers andgurneys - Flexibility to work days, evenings, weekends and holidays Work Schedule: (7am-3pm, 3pm-11pm or 11pm-7am) includes weekends and holidays PayRate: $17-18/hr (depending on assigned shift)
Full time
Staten Island, NY 10308, US