Fort Worth, TX US
Area of Interest:
Patient Support Services
Texas Health Fort Worth
The Certified Patient Transporter provides safe, timely transportation of patients and patient related items, as well as traction supplies and set-ups to all areas of the hospital in a manner that promotes customer satisfaction.
Full-Time 1st shift 6:00am-2:30pm
Must be available to work weekends
Days off may vary and are not guaranteed be two days in a row
Required Minimum Education:
High School Diploma or Equivalent
BLS (Basic Life Support) CPR
* Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English instructions, safety rules and guidelines
* Proven capability to work independently;
* Ability to operate VIP system, cellular beepers/telephones, wheel chairs, stretchers, hospital beds, oxygen tanks, and IV poles properly
* Strong customer service and problem resolution skills
* Transport patients, paperwork and patient belongings during admissions, dismissals, and transfers to and from test areas within set standards.
* Follow proper protocol for use and organization of traction supplies and the supply room
* Orthopedic traction set-ups as well as inventory of orthopedic supplies and equipment.
* Transport audio/visual equipment, clean linen, late trays and other requested items to all areas of the facility within set standards.
* Cover special areas as assigned
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth is a 726-bed, Magnet-designated regional referral center that has served the residents of Tarrant County and surroundings communities since 1930. Hospital services include cardiovascular care, high-risk obstetrics, gynecology, orthopedics and sports medicine, neonatal intensive care, and trauma/emergency medicine. In early 2014, Texas Health Fort Worth will be opening a new 75,000 square foot Emergency Services Center, one of the largest in the region. Texas Health Fort Worth has more than 4,000 employees, 200 volunteers and nearly 1,000 physicians on its medical staff. Texas Health Fort Worth recently received national recognition for its oncology program and was named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Tarrant County. The hospital is also a designated Cycle III Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.