Transports patients safely and effectively by wheelchair or stretcher. Observes/monitors patient for comfort, safety, mental and physical status while transporting and while in other department areas.Â
Maintains a safe environment for patients, personnel and visitors. Performs functions as directed to assist and support the hospital staff as they focus on the exam of the patients. Assisting nursing staff with lifting and repositioning patients when appropriate. Greets and escorts patient to imaging department rooms with appropriate dress and valuables secured in a safe place. Assists in maintaining a safe and clean environment by: Assisting nursing staff with lifting and repositioning patients when appropriate.