Providence Health & Services Transporter / Lift Aide in Santa Monica, California
Providence is calling a Full Time, Variable Shift Transporter / Lift Aide to the Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, CA.
In this position you will:
Demonstrate the capacity to assist staff in the safe lifting, transferring and/or transporting of patients as specified by the direct Supervisor/Lead.
Be responsible transporting and lifting patients, assisting in the care of patients requiring moderate to total assistance in moving, checking and performing corrective action on designated equipment, transporting other items such as specimen transport, blood pick-up, and Central Service pick-up and identifies and reports changes of abnormal findings in patient status such as consciousness, pain, bleeding and vital signs that occur during the lift or transporting.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current BLS card or Heart Saver.
Must be able to speak the English language proficiently.
Competent in use of Computer Systems (Transport-Tracking System).
Working knowledge of beds, gurneys, wheelchairs, cardiac chairs, oxygen tanks, transfer boards, gait belts, and lift equipment.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Capable of dealing effectively with multiple demands and events.
Able to prioritize, organize and coordinate patient care as specified by the primary care provider.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
CNA / RNA / PSA with patient care experience in an acute hospital setting.
High School diploma or equivalent.
About the hospital you will serve:
Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines.
The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Transportation
Location: California-Santa Monica
Req ID: 218389