Support patient care by maintaining the patient environment, supplying necessary care items, transporting patients and patient-related materials, and assisting in direct care given by clinical personnel. Responsible for performing and problem solving through complex/patient positioning/transfers under the direct and indirect supervision of the surgical team using appropriate patient positioning equipment. Assists the surgical staff with physically demanding tasks to prevent injury. Consults with nursing staff and physicians in development and implementation of positioning plans for surgical patients. Assists in building a "culture of safety" to support clinicians in providing a safe working environment. Ensures positive patient customer satisfaction; proper utilization of body mechanics; and adherence to policies, procedures and standards established by UF Health and the departmental management.
Responsible for the safe, timely and accurate transport of patients, medical equipment and patient-related items to their destinations, enabling physicians, nurses, technicians and therapists to perform their duties in an effective manner. Ensures positive patient customer satisfaction; proper utilization of body mechanics; and adherence to policies, procedures and standards established by Shands and the departmental management.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Minimum Pay Rate - Hourly: $15.50
Midpoint Pay Rate - Hourly: $17.33
We invite you to join our team! Our work and passion for excellence are intended to have an impact beyond the communities in which we serve. You may apply for a maximum of 10 positions at any given time. For general application process topics please review our Frequently Asked Questions. For technical assistance please contact Human Resources at 352-265-0441.
UF Health Shands Hospital is committed to diversity as a competitive advantage in attracting top talent from across the nation and around the world. We believe in sharing knowledge, learning from one another, valuing different opinions, and celebrating the things that make each one of us unique in our own right. UF Health Shands Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
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