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Providence Health & Services Transport & Logistics Center Technician in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Transport and Logistics Technician (Dept, Variable Shift, 0.8 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Perform duties involving the movement of patients and equipment to and from inpatient units and patient care areas throughout the hospital as well as assisting nursing personal with high needs patient lifts; patient turning in the intensive care units and other patient handling maneuvers.

  • Be a primary responder for all in-house codes performing chest compressions.

  • Focus is to respond to and complete requests as outlined by the department scope of service.

  • Utilize the TransportTracking automated dispatching system.

  • Practice safe patient handling and mobility standards emphasizing minimum manual lifting.

  • Work in conjunction and under the guidance of nursing and other medical personnel to ensure transfers, lifts and other patient maneuvers are safe for staff and patients.

  • Focus on maintaining a safe, hazard free, clean environment that facilitates quality patient focused care.

  • Cross train with other roles to support department specific needs.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Prior one (1) year experience in a customer service position/field

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within 6 months of hire

  • Ability to exert continuous physical effort including lifting, carrying, pushing or moving of patients, and patient care equipment

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Six (6) months experience working in health care with patient contact

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Patient Services

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 256110

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