HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Transporter in Nashville, Tennessee

_TriStar Centennial Medical Center__–__Nashville, TN_ _ _ _Shift Details: Full Time Evenings_ Part of the TriStar family of hospitals

TriStar Centennial Medical Center is a 657-bed comprehensive facility offering medical and surgical programs including behavioral health, 24-hour emergency, heart and vascular, imaging, neurosciences, oncology, orthopedics, pediatrics, rehabilitation, sleep disorder, and women’s services. An affiliate of TriStar Health, TriStar Centennial Medical Center’s 43-acre campus is home to TriStar Centennial Heart & Vascular Center, TriStar Centennial Women’s Hospital, The Children’s Hospital at TriStar Centennial, Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at TriStar Centennial Medical Center and TriStar Centennial Parthenon Pavilion. Centennial Medical Centeris currently looking for aPatient Transporter.

*Responsibilities: *

  1. Appropriately identifies the patient using two patient identifiers
  2. Transports patients to/from department/units.
  3. Discharges patients to appropriate parking facilities
  4. Transfers patients to and from bed, stretcher, or wheelchair with or without assistance from clinical staff based upon patient needs
  5. Responsible for department upkeep and cleanliness of stretchers, wheelchairs, oxygen cylinders, and ancillary equipment.
  6. Appropriately uses the Teletracking system to track and confirm patient movements and employee productivity
  7. Retrieves and stores transport equipment.
  8. Presents a pleasant, professional and tidy image to all customers of our facility
  9. Attends modality and department meetings regularly.
  10. Maintains all current certifications required for position.
  11. Promotes customer service initiative by adhering to the ICARE values
  12. Compliance with quarterly targeted metrics (i.e. Kronos, HealthStream, PACS, etc)
  13. Any other duties that may be assigned.

_Qualifications_ _ _ 1. Patient care experience preferred 2.AHA BLS Healthcare Provider certification upon hire. 3. Strong customer service and critical thinking skills

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Transporter

Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Centennial Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00001-69309