Patient Transport Aide I - H02374

Mobile - Alabama (AL), 36688

University of South Alabama

Estimated salary $35,009 - $45,515 a year

Job Description:

Posting Details

Position Number

Position Title
Patient Transport Aide I - H02374

USA Health University Hospital

901608 - Patient Transport UH

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent.

Preferred Qualifications

Essential Functions

These are the job duties required of the position.

Essential Functions

Abides by and enforces all compliance requirements and hospital policies and procedures, including those pertaining to confidentiality; uses appropriate communications skills with physicians, patients, family members, and hospital staff in person and via telephone; responds to overhead pages; assists with orientation of new employees; adheres to current Infection Control and Safety Standards; participates in the evaluation of environmental safety and intervenes appropriately; requires minimal supervision to safely perform patient/care essential functions; utilizes proper body mechanics when moving equipment and or supplies that are necessary to perform essential functions; reports broken or malfunctioning equipment to supervisor or department head; operates low flow O2 devices; assists patients getting into and out of vehicles; performs routine daily cleaning of equipment and reports needed maintenance; transports patients to and from various departments via wheelchair or stretcher in a safe and timely manner, utilizing proper technique; assists patients from the bed to the wheelchair or stretcher safely; transports appropriate patient care equipment with patient when needed; notifies nursing supervisor/transport supervisor of breaks and problems during shift; notifies department of patient departure, arrival and return time; maintains accurate and complete records by turning in daily worksheets to supervisor; accepts and completes all duties positively and without conflict; cooperates, helps others and improves the performance of

the unit; completes all mandatory unit, educational and hospital requirements; utilizes cost effective practices in performing all aspects of the job; regular and prompt attendance; ability to work schedule as defined and overtime as required; related duties as required.

Number of Vacancies

Position End Date (if temporary)

Job Open Date

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants

Working Days

Working Hours

Job Location
University Hospital

Full-time or Part-Time
Full Time

Temporary or Regular

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  • * Are you at least 18 years of age?
    • Yes
    • No
  • * Do you have a legal right to work in the United States?
    • Yes
    • No
  • * The University of South Alabama typically does not sponsor individuals for staff positions. Will you now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status?
    • Yes
    • No
  • * What is the highest level of education you have completed?
    • Less than High School
    • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • Terminal Degree
  • * How many years of related experience do you have?
    • Less than 1 year
    • Between 1 - 3 years
    • Between 3 - 5 years
    • Between 5 - 7 years
    • More than 7 years

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

Optional Documents
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter

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