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Mosaic Life Care

Mosaic Life Care

St Joseph, MO, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

Mosaic Life Care is a health care system in northwest Missouri. With a vision of transforming community health by being a life-care innovator, Mosaic places the holistic needs of patients first by providing the right care at the right time and place, offering high value and quality health care.

Mosaic has a wide array of benefits to meet each employee’s individual needs. Our benefits were designed by listening to people just like you. Mosaic also offers several perks with a focus on ensuring our employees feel valued, including concierge services, employee lounge, wellness programs, free covered parking, free on-site and virtual health clinics and many more. When paired with compensation and recognition, it is what continues to make us the employer of choice for employees at any stage of their journey.

Details
  • Patient Transporter
  • Transport
  • PRN Status
  • Variable Shift
  • Pay: Starting at: $15.00 / hour
Summary
  • Responsible for the transportation of patients and patient related items within the organization. Assists with greeting of patients, transportation, positioning/holding patients and vital signs as needed. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
  • This position works under the supervision of the Director, Associate Team Leader and Lead Technologist/Charge Nurse/Staff Nurse and is employed by Mosaic Health System.
Duties
  • Transports patients by wheelchair, cart, bed, or special cart. Patients may be transported while connected to I-Meds, oxygen, or Emerson pumps. Observes patient for lift threatening conditions. Transports patients with total weight up to 700 lbs (with assistance), able to assist/transfer patient’s alone to/from bed, cart, or wheelchair. Transport isolation patients.
  • Attaches ER patient back up to correct monitors.
  • Maintains appropriate communication with patients, families, visitors, providers, and staff throughout the organization. Serves as a liaison between departments. Must cope well in emergency conditions and handle stressful situations well.
  • Assists the technologists with positioning/holding patients while exams are being performed as needed.
  • Takes and records temp, B/P, pulse, SaO2 and respiratory rates as needed.
Qualifications
  • High School diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Heartsaver or BLS certification required within 90 days from start date. CPI certification required within 90 days from start date if working in Emergency Department. Exceptional Customer service is perferred.
  • Previous hospital experience and/or familiarity with medical supplies and equipment preferred. Patient Experience and Exceptional Customer service is preferred.