Patient Transporter Job Duties:
Transports patients by assisting patients in and out of cars; moving patients to and from clinics and treatment areas; using wheelchairs or moveable beds.
Comforts patients and their families by offering support and encouragement; being punctual and attentive to patient needs; demonstrating caring and cultural sensitivity.
Transports deceased patients by following protocols and delivering them to the mortuary.
Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures; complying with federal and state legal regulations and Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) requirements.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.
Enhances health care organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Patient Transporter Skills and Qualifications:
Customer Service, Customer Focus, Bedside Manner, Physical Fitness, Verbal Communication, Listening, Documentation Skills, Decision Making, Patient Services, Team Work