Fairview Health Services Patient Transport Opportunities – Great Entry Level Position! in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Fairview Health Services is growing. As a result, we are seeking individuals that are passionate about patient care and strive to make a difference every day.
As a Patient Transporter, you will have the opportunity to work in a collaborative environment with medical professionals and assist in providing outstanding service to our patients and customers. In this role, you will transport patients and equipment to and from nursing stations, clinics and ancillary areas.
This is a .5 FTE (40 hours per two week pay period), benefits eligible position.
The schedule for this position is as follows:
Job duties include:
Transporting patients to and from locations throughout the University Campus to facilitate service and assure patient safety.
Maintaining equipment and readiness to assure prompt patient delivery.
Demonstrating appropriate knowledge of safety protocols, infection control standards and emergency preparedness.
Working with patients, families and all members of the medical team.
Ensuring patient satisfaction by providing prompt and timely responses to all transport related tasks.
Providing outstanding customer service to patients, families and all members of the medical team.
High School Diploma/GED
Strong communication and customer service skills
BLS certification (American Heart Association or Red Cross)
Ability to stand and walk for the entire shift
Ability to lift, transfer and transport patients and equipment
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Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.
Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.
EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.
Job Locations US-MN-Minneapolis
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 day ago (9/16/2020 2:39 PM)
Requisition ID 2020-59123
Profession Clinical/Direct Patient Care (non-nursing/allied Health)
Speciality Support Services-Non Clinical (Nutrition/Housekeeping)
Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank)
Hours per 2 weeks 40
Department Patient Escorts