Full Time, Days, Weekdays OnlyDowntown San Antonio is the backdrop for a vibrant and diverse community of patients served by Metropolitan Methodist Hospital. Part of the Methodist Health System, Metropolitan is recognized for providing Center of Excellence level of care for cardiac, neuro, and bariatric patients. The Women’s Pavilion delivers over 4,000 babies a year. The urbanization of San Antonio has resulted in significant growth in our emergency services and intensive care. Our facility is large enough to provide a wide range of services but we are able to support individualized development in a personalized setting. We apply evidence based practice to every patient encounter. By focusing on continuous quality improvement, we seek to deliver world class care with a personal touch. The community and our family environment are at the heart of all we do and sustain our values driven organization. General
Statement of Duties: Provide every
patient with the highest quality of professional care and ensure the safety of
the patient while in transport. Uses good body mechanics needed to care for
patients. Demonstrates knowledge needed for proper use of wheelchairs,
stretchers and other transporting equipment. Essential Job Functions: 1.
Transporter must introduce His/Herself to the patient; identify the patient by
checking armband to assure transportation of the correct patient. 2.
Provide transportation of patients throughout the hospital, including
Signs the patient in and out on the unit or uses Teletracking Transport module. 4.
Maintains a cooperative and ethical relationship with patients. 5.
Understands and follows infection control/universal precautions in the
performance of all tasks. 6.
Understands and follows fall prevention and hand-off communication in the
performance of all tasks.
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