Imaging Assistant/Transporter PRN Nights 11p-7a North Pinellas
Location: Tarpon Springs, Florida
Internal Number: 21017105
Imaging Assistant AdventHealth North Pinellas
Location Address: 1395 S Pinellas Avenue, Tarpon Springs, Florida 34689
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth North Pinellas
Top Quality outcomes
Nurse Excellence Committee (NEC)/Governance
Leadership is accessible
Located on the Gulf of Mexico
PRN Nights (11p-7a) around 2 nights
You will be responsible for:
Transports patients for Imaging Services modalities and other hospital departments as needed using proper safety precautions for self & patients.
Cleans & disinfects wheelchairs & stretchers after every use and stores them in the appropriate area.
Demonstrates good communication skills with patients, staff & physicians.
Shows concern & consideration for special needs, difficult & apprehensive patients & families.
Supports hospital service management program.
Serves as sitter for patient as needed prior to, during or after procedures.
Provides emotional support to patients.
Understands & complies with the environment of care/infection control program.
Demonstrates knowledge of & complies with institutional activities & expectations.
Demonstrates knowledge & skills related to safety, security, hazardous materials, emergency preparedness, life safety & utility systems.
Communicates with parent/guardian/significant other regarding transportation issues and/or concerns based on level of comprehension, understanding and readiness to learn.
Maintains a safe environment utilizing appropriate equipment and safety devices, based on patient’s age and level of cognition.
Utilizing approaches and equipment appropriate to patient’s age and size.
Provides service to all patients regardless of age, race or sex. Patient population includes patients of all ages from child through the geriatric population.
Performs Additional Duties as Assigned and Required.
What You Will Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High School Diploma
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Prior customer service industry experience
Prior Health Industry experience
The primary function of the Imaging Assistant is to transport patients to and from Imaging Services Modalities. The Imaging Assistant will also maintain the cleanliness, availability and proper storage of all wheelchairs and stretchers. S/he will process films for the Radiologic Technologists as needed.
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