Job Position: Patient Transporter

Job Description: This individual helps patients by transporting them into, around, and out of the health care organization. 

Job Type: Full-time


Patient Transporter Duties

  • Transports patients by assisting patients in and out of vehicles; lifting patients on and off beds; moving them to and from special service and treatment areas, and operating rooms; using wheelchairs or moveable beds.

  • Comforts patients and their families by offering support and encouragement; being punctual and attentive to procedure schedules; demonstrating caring and cultural sensitivity.

  • Transports equipment and supplies by picking-up requisitioned orders; delivering them to assigned treatment areas and patient care areas.

  • Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with federal and state legal regulations.

  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.

  • Enhances health care organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.


Qualifications

Customer Service, Customer Focus, Bedside Manner, Physical Fitness, Verbal Communication, Listening, Documentation Skills, Decision Making, Patient Services, Health Care Administration, Health Promotion and Maintenance