Job: Patient Transporter - FT - Rotating Shifts

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Job Description

Northwest Medical Center is a 300-bed hospital offering a full range of healthcare services including emergency services, accredited chest pain and heart failure programs, neurology and neurosurgery, outpatient imaging, a nationally accredited surgical weight loss program, total joint program, spine program and stroke center (recognized with Gold Seal designations by The Joint Commission), robotic surgery, GI lab, a free-standing women’s center, inpatient rehabilitation facility, wound care center, four urgent care facilities, and three ambulatory surgery centers. NMC also has several affiliated physician practices including Northwest Allied Physicians offering primary care and a wide range of specialists, Desert Cardiology of Tucson, Heart Center of Southern Arizona and Northwest Heart & Vascular. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor - priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

The PatientTransporter at Northwest Medical Center facilitates the efficient functioningof the patient care unit by performing transportation of patients, supplies,specimen and medication distribution.

Transports patientsto and from their inpatient beds and other areas like therapy, surgery orradiology. Other responsibilities include retrieving medical records, labresults, supplies and medications.

Relies oninstructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of thejob. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor.

The ideal candidatewill have a flexible schedule of availability to work shifts as needed by thedepartment.



High Schooldiploma/GED preferred or equivalent experience required.


Previous experiencein a medical facility preferred.


Computer - Wordprocessing - Good command of the English language both verbal and written.



Valid ArizonaDriver's license

BLS certificationcard - American Heart Association (CPR)


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