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Transport Lead

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Category: Administrative
Department: Central Transport - 805900
Position Type: Regular
Shift: Evening Shift
Hours Per Week: Full time 40 hours per week
FT/PT/PD: Regular
Location: New England Baptist Hospital, 125 Parker Hill Ave, Boston, MA 02120

Provide transportation of patients and visitors to the Hospital including physicians’ offices in order to ensure timely arrival. Transports patients to tests. Performs equipment cleaning. Transports specimens to lab.

PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONS: 

Under the direction of the Manager, provides transportation of patients. 

Refer to log and determine method of transportation needed and follow through.

Upon telephone request, deliver or pick up patients in a prompt courteous manner.

Assist clinical personnel in transferring patients to or from beds or chairs or stretchers.

Responsible for hourly medical trip.

Report to all assigned areas in Nursing Departments in order to deliver/pick up inpatient or outpatient needs (specimens, cultures, bloods, non-narcotic meds, pharmacy requisitions, etc.).

R esponds to all stat requests from OR and Nursing Units within ten (10) minutes (stat bloods, cultures, oncology requests).

Responsible for the mail throughout the Hospital.

Sort all mail and file according to department.

Responsible for flower, fruit basket and package delivery for patients and Hospital employees.

Responsible for all requests from General Stores, Equipment Room, and Radiology at specified times.

Responsibilities include stocking and cleaning the precaution carts on the nursing units.

Performs other duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous work experience transporting patients preferred.
  • A minimum of one year of work experience in a customer oriented role.
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills required.
  • Basic Computer skills required.
  • Able to read, write, and communicate in English reguired