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Part Time Transportation Aide 11PM-7AM, Weekends & Holidays at Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

Type: Part Time





Job Description:

RESPONSIBILITIES

Please note: this position is part time, 32 hours biweekly. Shifts are from 11 PM 7 AM, weekends and holidays

Primary Responsibilities:

Transports patients to their inpatient beds and/or to other areas such as surgery, therapy or radiology in a safe and timely manner. Maintains and cleans equipment. Complies with established PPE requirements necessary for protection against exposure to blood and other potentially infectious body fluids, chemical disinfectants, radiation and other hazardous substances. Abides by all Infection Control Policies i.e. Hand Hygiene, Equipment Decontamination.

Essential Functions:

Transport of patient: includes lifting and moving patient, movement to designation with appropriate equipment. Monitor's patient's status enroute and responds to change in patient condition. Decontaminates equipment after each transport in compliance with Equipment Contamination Policy. Interacts with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the Hospital.

QUALIFICATIONS

High School Diploma required

BLS (Basic Life Support) Certification required

Previous experience in a healthcare/customer service setting is preferred

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT

Since this position will require the selected candidate to engage in regular contact with children in the form of care, guidance, supervision or training, you will be required to meet the requirements of the Child Protective Services Act, including the Pennsylvania State Police criminal background check, the Pennsylvania Department of Welfare child abuse criminal background clearance, and an FBI finger print based federal criminal records check. The selected candidate will not be allowed to commence working until all three (3) are completed satisfactorily.

CLOSING STATEMENT

Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have over 30,000 employees.

Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation s best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.

Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.

As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.

As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.