Patient Transporter
University of Miami

Miami, Florida

Posted in Education and Training


Job Info


Current Employees:

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  • Pick up and transfer patients using the appropriate operational procedures and customer service stahdards. These units include Perioperative Services, 6th Floor Ambulatory Services, 5th Floor Inpatient Services, Holding Room 1, Holding Room 2 and the Operating Rooms.
    Use the standard greeting in every contact with patient.

    Transfer patients cautiously and safely.

    Interact with patients in a respectful manner, following the appropriate face to face standards.

    Monitor the availability of equipment (wheelchairs, stretchers, chair-beds, batteries) and report needs to the charge nurse.

    Daily maintenance and cleaning, re-stocking of equipment and supplies.

    Comply with Infection Control Standards required for patient transportation.
  • Pick up and deliver diverse items (such as medications form Pharmacy, lab specimens, implants, instruments, etc.) to and from other facilities or destinations maintaining the appropriate operational procedures and customer service standards.
    Use the standard greeting in every contact with patient.

    Maintain professional behavior while executing all duties, following the appropriate face to face standards.

    Handle diverse items with care and responsibility.

    Daily cleaning of assigned areas.
  • Other duties or responsibilities as assigned.

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

Job Status:
Full time

Employee Type:
Staff

Pay Grade:
c101



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