Senior Patient Escort

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Senior Patient Escort

Job Description & Salary Range

UC Title: Senior Patient Escort

Position Number: 10002125

Reports to: Clinical Nurse III -Supervisor

Working Title: Senior Patient Escort

Cost Center: Emergency Department (7231)

Bargaining Unit: EX

FLSA: Nonexempt

Job Code: 8911

Date Created: 04/28/2013

Shift: Night Shift

Hours: 40.00

Position Summary:

Incumbent is responsible for basic reception responsibilities for all those needing assistance upon arrival to emergency services. Provides & tracks, visitor badges and parking data. Follows patient visitor protocol. Ensures that requests for information and services are accurately responded to, in a timely and appropriate manner, sensitive to the circumstances of the patient's/guest's emotional situation and privacy needs. Provides oversight and ensures cleanliness of visitor waiting areas (including pediatric areas). Escorts or transports patients from Registration/Triage to assigned bed and prepares patient to receive health care services. Assists in the mobilization/transports of ED patient's/visitors in reaching destination through the health care system and upon discharge.

Salary Range:

Rate Minimum $17.31 Midpoint $18.27 Maximum $19.23

Required Qualifications:

Ability to maintain flexibility and work well in a constantly changing environment, with the ability to work overtime and dictated by patient care demands

Basic Life Support

Demonstrated knowledge and practice of infection control techniques

Minimum six months patient transportation experience in a UC Healthcare environment

Must be available to work overtime as patient care needs demand

Preventative Management of Assaultive Behavior (PMAB) upon hire

Skill to perform basic mathematical computations, and to use general office equipment including computers, copiers, and calculators

Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

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Posted: 3/26/2018
Application Due: 5/25/2018
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