• Non-Emergency Medical Transport Specialist (FT)

    Job Locations US-OK-Oklahoma City
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/19/2018 3:36 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-1165
    # of Openings
    4
    Division
    Valir Transportation
    Category
    Transportation
  • Overview

    POSITION PURPOSE:

    The Transport Specialist performs transportation of Inpatients and Outpatients in an efficient and safe manner

    Responsibilities

    POSITION PURPOSE:

    The Transport Specialist performs transportation of Inpatients and Outpatients in an efficient and safe manner

    Qualifications

    POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

    Licenses or Certifications:  Current CPR and First Aid Instruction, Valid Oklahoma Driver’s

     

    Total Education, Vocation Training, and Experience:  High School diploma or equivalent and previous transportation experience preferred

     

    Skills and Abilities:

    Ability to set priorities;

    Ability to work efficiently and according to schedule;

    Ability to interact in a positive manner and communicate well with patients, families, co-workers, supervisor, and other hospital employees.

     

    PROTECTED HEALTH INFORMATION:

    Position has Limited Access to Protected Health Information of patients on caseload.

     

    Proficiency or Productivity Standards:

    Organize and prioritize tasks and projects

    Accurately complete job responsibilities within the specified time constraints to meet the needs of patients, regulatory standards and customer satisfaction

     

    Physical ReQUIREMENTS:

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    Ability to speak, hear, and read English

    Ability to discern temperature, texture, size, and shape

    “Exceptional attendance is a requirement in order to fulfill role expectations.”

     

    CRITICAL DEMANDS:

    Lift up to 100#  from floor to waist(Occasional)                                          Stand(Frequent)

    Walk up to .25 mile(Frequent)                                                                         Sit(Frequent)

    Sustained Forward bending in sitting and standing(Occasional)                                Kneeling(Occasional)                    

    Sustained squat(Occasional)                                                                                             Repetitive squat(Occasional)

    Push/Pull up to  100# of force at 36”(Frequent)                                           Full body range of motion(Constant)                                                                             Reaching above head  at least to 60” with 25#(Occasional)                                      Balance(Continuous) In walking, standing, carrying, moving patients, and equipment, etc

    Grasp of various sizes, shape, temperature, and texture, and weights up to 75# grip(Constant)  

                     

    ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

    Patient care environment with potential exposure to unpleasant odors, to blood and body fluids which may carry infection to infectious disease, and to chemical and electrical hazards.  Daily travel with exposure to outdoors elements.

     

    Working Conditions:

    Potential hazards include:

     

    Exposure to

    None

    Some

    Frequent

    Very Frequent

    Exposure to

    None

    Some

    Frequent

    Very Frequent

    * toxic/caustic chemicals

     

    X

     

     

    *blood or body fluids

     

     

    X

     

    *extreme conditions, hot or cold

     

    X

     

     

    *communicable diseases

     

     

    X

     

    *dust/fumes/gases (including asbestos)

     

    X

     

     

    *unprotected heights

    X

     

     

     

    *moving mechanical parts

     

    X

     

     

    *CRT (computer) monitor

    X

     

     

     

    *potential electric shock

     

    X

     

        

    *frequent, repetitive motions

     

    X

     

     

    *x-ray electro-magnetic energy

    X

    X

     

     

    *Other (as listed)

     

     

     

     

    *high pitched noises

    X

     

     

        

     

     

     

     

     

    *needles or other sharp objects

    X

     

     

        

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    MACHINES/EQUIPMENT USED

    Office equipment such as computer, FAX, telephone, copier, calculator, etc.  Mechanical such as power chairs, power lifts, and automotive.  Assumes responsibility for equipment, inventory, safety, and security of assigned facilities