Patient Transportation Aide/CNA
Job Title:Patient Transportation Aide/CNA
Department:7040 - Diagnostic Imaging Dept.
Job Category:Diagnostic Imaging
FTE:0.80 - 32 hours
Schedule:32 hrs/wk; Monday-Friday, Days w/ Weekend Call
FLSA Status:Non-Exempt (Hourly)
Responsible for transporting patients to and from the Diagnostic Imaging Department, provides basic nursing care to patients in transport and while in the DID department, cleaning and maintaining transportation equipment, assisting the receptionist/clerk with basic clerical duties.
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Current proof of certification from a Nursing Assistant Program required.
Minimum Work Experience
Experience in an acute care setting preferred.
Demonstrates the knowledge necessary to provide culturally competent, population specific care.
Transports patients and communicates pertinent information to appropriate caregivers.
Cleans and maintains transportation equipment. Follows O2 and IV integrity protocols for transport.
Synchronizes multiple department transportation for efficiency and effectiveness of patient care with help from involved DID modalities and ancillary departments.
Demonstrates competencies in nursing assistant skills based on current scientific knowledge.
Demonstrates knowledge of emergency situations, recognizing and responding appropriately.
Performs some clerical functions including computer interaction related to schedules, releases and other clerical duties as needed