Northwell Health Transporter in Tarrytown, New York
Req Number 001B3J
Job Category Coding
Transports patients and materials to and from departments in accordance with the policies and procedures.
- Transports patients to and from various departments in wheelchairs or on stretchers, as directed.
Assists nursing or technical staff in moving patients to/from bed to wheelchair or stretcher.
Transports patients in wheelchairs or on stretchers within hospital with safety, comfort and dignity for patients.
Maintains proper height on IV set-up when transporting patient.
Monitors and reports any changes in patient’s condition during transport to charge nurse.
Advises appropriate healthcare team members on arrival of patients.
Picks-up and delivers materials as directed within hospital.
Maintains cleanliness and effective functioning of transport equipment.
Assists with the pick-up and delivery of specimens, materials and/or equipment, as needed.
Performs related duties, as required.
High School Diploma or equivalent, required.
Prior related experience, preferred.
Ability to communicate effectively.