Patient Transportation Driver - PRN in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Patient Transportation Driver - PRN

San Antonio, TX, United States
PRN/Per Diem  PRN 
Category: Nursing Support • Job ID: 08164-109466

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SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem


PRN Schedule (rotating weekends)
 
Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Transportation Department. Submit your application today! 
 
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
 
As a Patient Transportation Driver you will provide passenger transport as a community benefit, in a non-emergency vehicle.  You will provide Transportation to and from passenger's homes, Methodist Healthcare facilities and physician's offices in a timely, efficient and safe manner. 
 
What you will do in this position:
  • You will be responsible for supporting the overall delivery of assigned daily route for patient transportation services in a safe, timely and efficient manner.
  • You will display proficiency in responding to dispatch directions within different service areas and routes. This includes adjusting passenger transportation schedules, as needed, to fulfill the requirements.
  • You will maintain constant communication with Department Supervisor and/or Coordinator to ensure effective and efficient use of resources, including providing support for other routes as needed.
  • You will maintain assigned route vehicle appearance and cleanliness in addition to insuring vehicle is functioning in a safe and operable condition.
  • You will maintain established records and performs applicable data entry functions to ensure prompt and efficient documentation required by department, including vehicle maintenance.
  • You will receive dispatches in a professional and courteous manner. Manages time to ensure it is spent productively to provide the e of calls, while effectively managing each call.
  • You will obey all traffic rules and regulations guiding the operation of Patient Transportation services in assigned route. This may include plying the predetermined routes but not going beyond stipulated boundaries.

Qualifications

What qualifications you will need:
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Two (2) years’ experience in transportation/delivery and general knowledge of city roads/highways.
  • Two (2) years passenger transportation experience to include wheelchair bound patients preferred.
Employee completes initial and ongoing training and competencies as defined by service line, facility and department/unit which are specific to the needs of the patient population served (if applicable).
License, Certificates or Registrations Required:
  • Valid Driver’s License and driving record in good standing.
 
Methodist Healthcare is recognized as the most respected and preferred healthcare provider in the South Texas region. As San Antonio’s second largest private employer, we employ more than 11,000 individuals, including 2,700 physicians in all specialties. Methodist Healthcare is a 50-50 co-ownership between Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. and HCA Healthcare. Since 1963, our commitment has never wavered in consistently improving the health and wellness of our community by “Serving Humanity to Honor God.”
Our network of greater San Antonio hospitals includes nine acute care facilities: Methodist Hospital, Methodist Children's Hospital, Methodist Hospital Ambulatory Surgery, Methodist Hospital Metropolitan, Methodist Hospital Northeast, Methodist Hospital South, Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant, Methodist Hospital Stone Oak and Methodist Hospital Texsan.  We also offer 4 freestanding emergency centers in Boerne, Converse, Westover Hills, and the Quarry. At each of our facilities, we offer an outstanding selection of doctors, healthcare professionals, equipment and health services from wellness events to transplant services, pediatrics, dermatology, cardiology, oncology and a complete range of other medical services.  For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com.
Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today and help us raise the bar in patient care! 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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