Fairview Health Services Sr Hospital Carrier in Twin Cities, Minnesota
JobTitle Sr Hospital Carrier
Specialty Medical Support Staff
Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (East Bank)
Department Patient Escorts
Hours per 2 weeks 40
Date Posted 04/02/2018
Job Number 18-71346
Transport patients to and from locations throughout the University Campus to facilitate service and assure patient safety. Maintain equipment and readiness to assure prompt patient delivery. Demonstrate appropriate knowledge of safety protocols, infection control standards and emergency preparedness. Communicate with patients, families and all members of the medical team. Dispatch on the computer and monitor flow of patient.
Physical Demands: Standing, walking. lifting max. 35lbs, push max. 50lbs, pull max. 40lbs, carry max. 35 lbs, grasping with both hands, reaching above and below shoulders and across, rotation standing, bending at waist >45 degrees.
Mental Demands: Frequent people contact, irregular work schedule, detailed work, frequent interruptions, decision making skills, concentration, ability to work independently, multitasking, organizational skills, working with others and frequent deadlines.
High School Diploma/GED and 1+ years of customer service and computer experience and speak fluent english.
BLS Certification from American Red Cross or American Heart Association by first day of employment.
About Fairview Health Services
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitalsincluding an academic medical center and long-term care hospitalserving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.
Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairviews 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.