Senior Patient Escort
Senior Patient Escort
Job Description & Salary Range UC Title: Senior Patient EscortPosition Number: 10002125Reports to: Clinical Nurse III -SupervisorWorking Title: Senior Patient EscortCost Center: Emergency Department (7231)Bargaining Unit: EXFLSA: NonexemptJob Code: 8911Date Created: 04/28/2013Shift: Night ShiftHours: 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.
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 demandsBasic Life SupportDemonstrated knowledge and practice of infection control techniquesMinimum six months patient transportation experience in a UC Healthcare environmentMust be available to work overtime as patient care needs demandPreventative Management of Assaultive Behavior (PMAB) upon hireSkill 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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