Company: The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Posted on: October 13, 2019
Transport Associate Requisition #: 193883
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Support Services (Services/Trades)
Work Shift: Rotating Shift
Work Week: Limited (20 - 29)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: Sept. 24, 2019
Johns Hopkins employs more than 20,000 people annually across our
health system. When joining Johns Hopkins, you became part of a
diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and
the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career
opportunities are available in academic and community hospital
settings, home care services, physician practices, international
affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. Great
careers continually advance here.
Responsible for the timely, courteous, and competent transportation
of patients throughout the Johns Hopkins Hospital and Outpatient
Center, primarily via wheelchair or stretcher. Receives assignments
for specific trips and associated tasks from Supervisor and/or
Customer Service Representatives. Delivers and retrieves transport
equipment throughout the campus area, as directed. Participates in
performance of maintenance and minor repair work on wheelchairs and
stretchers. Accepts additional assignments related to support
functions as is needed to provide service excellence to both
internal and external customers.
General knowledge of patient transport and age-specific
Graduation from an accredited high school or a G.E.D.
Minimum of one to three months experience in a healthcare setting,
especially in a role which interacts with patients, is preferred.
Verifiable patient transport experience is extremely desirable.
Rotational Shift, Limited (20 hours)
Weekend work required
JHH, 600 N. Wolfe Street
Ability to read and write information regarding trip assignments
and to confirm patient's identification. Customer service core
competencies for ability to deal directly with patients, their
families, and JHM customers. Ability to read and comprehend
policies and procedures. Able to work independently.
Required Licensure, Certification:
Certification as Healthcare Transporter desirable but not
Work requires walking and standing for greater than 90% of the
time. Work requires facilitating patient movement to and from
transport equipment; lifting of up to fifty pounds of equipment or
patient-related items; moving or pushing of up to 250 pounds alone,
or up to 450 pounds with the help of others, primarily in the
transport of patients
Johns Hopkins is a Smoke - Free campus.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity,sex, age,
national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any
other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
Patients are the focus of everything we do at The Johns Hopkins
Hospital. From our beginnings in 1889 to the opening of our most
advanced patient facilities in 2012, our mission to advance patient
care, education, and research, continues to change the course of
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