Wellforce Transporter in Lowell, Massachusetts
Under the direction of the Central Transport supervisor, the transporter responsibility is to provide transport services to the nursing floors. This includes transporting patients from patient floors to tests, equipment requests, and oxygen rounds. This position will perform various other support tasks to aide the other departments that make up Hospitality Services.
Follows correct procedures for logging in and out of TDSS for taking transport requests.
Utilizes the IVR for these requests.
Patient safety procedures are utilized daily.
Stretchers and wheelchairs are cleaned between exchange of new patients.
All infection control procedures are followed when handling patients.
Follows proper script when speaking with patients.
Courteous to LGH staff.
Completes oxygen rounds when assigned.
Completes Pump Rounds when assigned
Interacts with Service Response Center daily and acknowledges their expectations.
Attends all safety programs required by the hospital and transport specific training.
Escorts patients by specific modes of transportation.
Identifies patient by name as well as MRN and checks ID bracelet