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Wellforce Transporter in Lowell, Massachusetts

Under the direction of the Central Transport supervisor, the transporter responsibility is to provide transport services to the nursing floors. This includes transporting patients from patient floors to tests, equipment requests, and oxygen rounds. This position will perform various other support tasks to aid the other departments that make up Hospitality Services.

HOURS: 12:30-9:00 PM

  • Follows correct procedures for logging in and out of TDSS for taking transport requests.

  • Utilizes the IVR for these requests.

  • Patient safety procedures are utilized daily.

  • Stretchers and wheelchairs are cleaned between exchange of new patients.

  • All infection control procedures are followed when handling patients.

  • Follows proper script when speaking with patients.

  • Courteous to LGH staff.

  • Completes oxygen rounds when assigned.

  • Completes Pump Rounds when assigned

  • Interacts with Service Response Center daily and acknowledges their expectations.

  • Attends all safety programs required by the hospital and transport specific training.

  • Escorts patients by specific modes of transportation.

  • Identifies patient by name as well as MRN and checks ID bracelet

    Minimum Requirements:

  • For safety and quality reasons, must speak, read, write and understand English fluently

  • Team player, able to work in a fast-paced environment

  • 2-3 years of previous work experience is preferred

    What We Offer:

  • Competitive salaries & benefits

  • 403(b) retirement with company match

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Free on-campus parking

  • Guaranteed hours and set schedule

  • Career ladder opportunities within Environmental Services as well as other areas of the hospital

    About Lowell General Hospital Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second largest community hospital in Massachusetts and are proud to be a Magnet hospital.

    We are also a proud member of Circle Health. Circle Health embodies the promise to deliver an experience of Complete connected care SM to ensure that no matter where an individual is in the continuum of health, he or she will realize the benefit that derives from a truly seamless, coordinated and personal experience. Thanks to our team's efforts, Lowell General Hospital continues to be recognized regionally and nationally for the quality of care we provide as well as being an employer of choice. In fact, Lowell General Hospital was honored for the fifth year in the Boston Business Journal's Best Places to Work! Lowell General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.