Kansas City Metro, (none selected)
Through manual or computerized job assignments, the Patient Transporter will move patients by wheelchair or cart throughout the hospital for various reasons. The Patient Transporter will utilize infection prevention techniques; patient transfer techniques; and knowledge of appropriate routes to assure patients are safely and efficiently moved. Good communication with the nursing/clinical staff is required. The Patient Transporter will recognize when they need to ask for help or continued guidance and maintain and protect the integrity of patient's tubes, lines, and collection devices. Will also move patient valuables and equipment.