HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Patient Transporter PRN in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, located on Florida's Emerald Coast, seeks a Patient Transporter to join our Radiology Team!

PRN as needed only

The Emerald Coast features world famous vacation destinations of Destin, Fort Walton Beach and Okaloosa Island and is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

Fort Walton Beach Medical Center is one of the nation's top performers on quality measures for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care. The hospital has the tri-county's only comprehensive cardiovascular program. It is also the only acute care hospital in the area that offers open heart surgery, an Advanced Primary Stroke Center accredited by the Joint Commission, a Chest Pain Center and a Cancer Care Center that is affiliated with UAB and accredited by the Commission on Cancer.

POSITION SUMMARY: Patient Transporters are responsible for the safe and expeditious transport of customers and supplies to and from locations throughout the hospital campus. Patient Transporters are required to operate and maintain (cleanliness/safety) various types of patient transport devices such as; beds, specialty chairs, stretchers and wheelchairs to include associated support equipment such as; oxygen tanks, monitoring equipment, IV poles, IV pumps, bed inflation units and drainage tubing and containers. Patient Transporters provide these services following FWBMC Policy and Procedures. Patient Transporters participate in Quality Improvement process and adhere to the FWBMC standards of behavior.


EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED: * None required

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: * BLS – AHA Healthcare Provider required upon hire

· CPI training required within 90 days of hire

*EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: * * Previous transport experience preferred * Knowledge of medical terminology preferred * Previous customer service experience preferred

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES:

· Reading and comprehension skills · Ability to organize, multi-task and prioritize using critical thinking skills · Exceptional customer service with the ability to listen, empathize and respond to patients, family members, internal and external customer’s needs · Professional, polite and respectful attitude An EEO Employer M/F/V/D.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Patient Transporter PRN

Location: Florida-Fort Walton Beach-Fort Walton Beach Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01307-7853