Fairview Health Services  Transport Aide in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Transport Aide

Specialty Medical Support Staff

Location Fairview Ridges Hospital

Department Emergency Room

Hours per 2 weeks 56

Shift Evening

Date Posted 04/16/2018

Job Number 18-72384

Job Description:

The Emergency Department at Fairview Ridges (Burnsville, MN) is a 40 bed unit, serves patients of all ages, from pediatric to adults, and incorporates a multidisciplinary approach to all emergencies.

The Transport Aide facilitates the care of Emergency Department patients receiving ancillary department services including: transporting patients to Radiology, delivering specimens to the Laboratory, delivering or retrieving materials. The Transport Aide will also periodically will stock supplies and maintain cleanliness of the Emergency Department.

The transport aide will work on an interdisciplinary team consisting of Board Certified/Eligible ED Physicians, RN's, ER Techs, Health Unit Coordinators, and Transport Aides.

This position is benefit eligible.

Schedule:

56 hours in two weeks (includes weekend and holiday rotation)

Job Qualifications:

Minimum qualifications:

Completion of either nursing assistant or Emergency Medical Tech (EMT) coursework

Must be able to work in a fast paced environment, multi-task, take direction, and be organized. Must be able to lift /push patients to and from the ER dept.

Requires ability to provide written validation of current basic life support competency or ability to obtain written validation within 30 days of hire.

Preferred Qualifications

Certified Nursing Assistant or Emergency Room Technician certificate

Prefer experience as a Nursing Assistant, PCA, PCT or EMT.

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 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving 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, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.