Diversicare Healthcare Services & Diversicare Ther Driver / Transportation Aide in Ripley, Mississippi

Overview:

Make a Difference in our Residents' Lives!

We are seeking a Driver / Transportation Aide that have a passion for providing the highest quality of care with compassion and integrity!

We live our core values of Integrity, Excellence, Compassion, and Teamwork & Stewardship every day with every life we touch, providing exceptional healthcare and exceeding expectations.

If these are your values as well, APPLY NOW!

Responsibilities:

  • Transportation of residents to and from scheduled appointments in a timely and safe manner.

  • Assure the safety of each resident when transporting to and from the doctor’s office and/or hospital.

  • Accompany ach resident on all medical visits. Stay with resident(s) until visit is complete.

  • Observe the following guidelines at each visit:

  • Sign in resident upon entrance.

  • Present resident’s documents to office personnel.

  • Before leaving doctor’s office, please observe the following:

  • Obtain resident’s documents.

  • Obtain any new prescriptions.

  • Ensure doctor has written on the doctor’s order form.

  • If follow-up appointment necessary, obtain appointment cards.

  • After returning to facility, report to RCM and be prepared to answer questions concerning visit.

Qualifications:

  • Physically able to help ambulatory and non-ambulatory residents transfer to and from wheelchair to vehicle.

  • Possess a valid state driver’s license.

  • Clean driving record.

  • Clean criminal record.

  • Certified in the state as a Certified Nursing Assistant or State Registered Nursing Assistant.

  • Long term care experience preferred.

  • Verbal ability is required to communicate with residents and to understand instructions received from nursing staff.

  • Ability to read and write and accurately report.

  • Must be 25 years of age or older.

Job ID 2016-16644

Type Regular Part-Time

Location Name Diversicare of Ripley, LLC

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Location US - MS - Ripley