HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Transporter – ER in San Jose, California

The Patient Transportation teams are dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at Good Samaritan Hospital. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.

Schedule: 0.6 (24 hours per week), Shift: Days with rotating weekends

Internal Posting Period: 10/13/2016 – 10/20/2016

Under general supervision, responsible for patient care support including patient and equipment transport, assistance in emergencies, acting as courier between departments, and performance of specific patient care tasks.

Promotes a cooperative working relationship with care team members, physicians, other disciplines and the public by facilitating and enhancing communication, displaying honesty and respect, displaying sensitivity to cultural and age differences, and expressing and accepting feedback in a professional manner.

Supports the mission, philosophy and goals of Good Samaritan Hospital.

Ability to read and write English in order to maintain records at a level normally acquired through completion of high school.

Nursing Assistant or EMT experience or successful completion of basic nursing skills classes.

Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

Interpersonal skills necessary in order to communicate effectively and courteously with patients, family, visitors and hospital staff.

Critical thinking skills necessary to prioritize response to sometimes conflicting patient care and department needs, with consultation of supervisor.

Title: Transporter – ER

Location: California-San Jose-Good Samaritan Hospital

Requisition ID: 03360-16763