It is the purpose of Special Transport to provide safe transportation of patient via wheelchair, stretcher, or ambulatory accessibility, following all traffic laws
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Safe transportation of patient via wheelchair, stretcher, or ambulatory accessibility, following all traffic laws. Patients arrive at destination within desired time frame or as scheduled. · Maintains knowledge of service area and frequently visited locations. · Informs dispatcher of unscheduled changes. · Service log is completed daily for maintenance inspections. · Completion of transport form, all transports reflect proper documentation. · Requests payment for service appropriately. · Manages workload on a daily basis and meets productivity standards. · Assures safety and comfort of patients with client assessment for proper mode of transport. · Transfers patients in compliance with best practice. · Operates required equipment safely in order to facilitate transport. · Ensuring driver handbook has been read and is present in van at all times. · Provides call rotation. · Dispatching and scheduling trips as necessary; receives phone call, patient data is gathered and transport information is entered in computer.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
· Safe driving record required · Must be proficient in the English language.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: · High School graduate
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
· Basic Life Support Adult, Infant & Peds. · Drivers License in State of Florida
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