Lehigh Valley Health Network Transporter in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Job Summary: Transports patients and assists with direct patient care and procedures that have been ordered by a physician. Performs guest assistance duties such as escorting patients and assisting clinical staff with transferring patients from bed to transport equipment. Education - Required:
High School Diploma/GED
Education - Preferred:
High School Diploma/GED 6 months previous demonstrated experience as transporter/orderly/CNA and
High School Diploma/GED Patient care experience
Experience - Required:
less than 1 year
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities - Required:
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Ability to multi-task and take initiative.
Ability to exercise sound judgment in making critical decisions.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build positive relationships.
Certifications - Required:
CPR - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Upon Hire
Health Services\BCLS - Basic Life Support Upon Hire
Licensure - Preferred:
CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant Upon Hire
Must have effective communication skills/command of English language. Must be able to interact effectively with all levels of LVHN patients/customers, management, physicians, staff families and the general public.Must possess ability to prioritize and use time effectively.One (1) to three (3) months on the job training.