Patient Escort to work Rotating Shifts Needed at a Large Philadelphia Hospital

Patient Transportation – Escort

·         Transports or escorts patients to and from all areas in the hospital in a courteous, safe and efficient manner utilizing wheelchairs, gurney’s and hospital beds.

·         Removes deceased patients from all areas of the hospital and delivers to morgue refrigerators in a respectful and dignified manner.

·         Assists nursing personnel with patient handling (getting patients in and out of bed, transferring patients, etc.)

·         Performs dispatching function as directed. Picks up and delivers specimens and/or reports to appropriate department, as necessary. Provides oxygen tanks to various departments throughout hospital. Delivers wheelchairs to lobbies as well as the emergency department on an hourly basis.

Checks patient identifiers to ensure that the correct patient is transported to the correct procedure. Maintains excellent public relations with patients, families, physicians, and hospital staff

1 Year experience in healthcare setting. (Preferred)  Previous experience as a Patient Escort  (Preferred). High School Diploma or GED Required

This is a long- term temporary position with possibility of a perm position. Must be able to pass all Background, Drug, and Occupational Health Clearances. Must be able to work weekends. And rotating shifts as assigned 6am-2:30pm, 2pm-10:30pm, 10pm-6:30am. Please email resume for immediate consideration kkenney@bettingerco.com

To apply for this job email your details to kkenney@bettingerco.com