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Patient Transporter, Per Diem - Westwood 9/16/2016

University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers Los Angeles, CA

Company
University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
H83857
AJE Ref #
576199596
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Title:
Patient Transporter, Per Diem - Westwood

UCLA Title:
Patient Transport Tchn 2 PD

Job No.:
H83857

Work Hours:
To be determined by department needs

Work Location:
Westwood, CA

Job Type:
Per Diem

Duration:
INDEF

Minimum Salary:
$20.89 / $3635

Maximum Salary:
$20.89 / $3635

Layoff Referral Deadline:
05/17/2016

Bargaining Unit:
EX



JOB DUTIES:

Under the direction of the dispatch supervisor, transport critically ill patients via bed, gurney and wheelchairs throughout the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center as well as isolation patients using free-flow oxygen devices. Assist in other areas when needed. Responsible for the care of all equipment (wheelchairs and gurneys) by keeping them clean and in working order. Train new employees on the operation of equipment care and transport procedures. Maintain a smooth work flow when working on a nursing unit. Comply with the health system workplace conduct policy and dress code standard.



JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Ability to transport patients in gurneys using correct body mechanics. Interpersonal skills to interact diplomatically and sensitively with acutely ill patients while under your care. Maintain cooperative working relationship with co-workers and all hospital staff. Oral communication skills to convey information using correct grammar. Must have current, valid CPR certification.



Preferred: Acute care hospital experience, knowledge of medical terminology and of patient care needs in a hospital setting.



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