Company: Gila River Health Care
Posted on: June 26, 2022
Summary Serves individuals requesting or needing non-emergency
medical transportation by performing the following duties
personally. Responsible for ensuring that all critical tasks are
fulfilled on a timely basis. Critical Tasks Provides safe and
responsive van transportation for clients when requested and as
necessary for medical transportation purposes while complying with
all driving and traffic safety standards and laws. Notifies
management concerning need for repairs to vehicles and equipment.
Inspects any vehicles used for cleanliness, operability and safety
purposes, and makes all appropriate adjustments. Assists patients
and clients as necessary while entering and leaving vehicles.
Maintains detailed knowledge of surroundings for both work
efficiency and personal/patient safety purposes. Operates on a
timely basis and according to assigned schedules without exception,
while managing all work activities in a manner that creates high
dependability. Communicates consistently with patients in a
pleasant and understanding way. Communicates patient circumstances,
concerns and conditions to appropriate licensed and non-licensed
staff members. Interacts with all patients in a way that is
pleasant, understanding, and reasonably motivational. Complies
fully with all confidentiality regulations and policies while not
disclosing any patient or client information to unauthorized
persons. Assists disabled passengers in all ways possible. Secures
passengers' wheelchairs to restraining devices to stabilize
wheelchairs during travel. Operates radio or similar device to
communicate with base station or other vehicles to report
disruption of service. Responds to uncomfortable or hostile
situations in ways that minimize risk and/or continuing discomfort
or danger. Provides all assistance reasonably necessary to patients
prior to and immediately following vehicle transportation. To the
greatest degree possible, develops knowledge of patients and their
medical conditions to assist them to the greatest degree possible.
Assists patients as required during medical services received.
Maintains focus upon patient and client needs while taking all
necessary steps to ensure that those individuals are responded to
rapidly, based upon their stated issues and the observations of
this position holder. Maintains accurate records, logs, notations
and receipts of all activities for later review and follow-up
actions. Demonstrates ability to regularly change priorities to
accomplish all tasks despite frequent interruptions. Demonstrates
ability to clearly communicate, both orally and in writing, while
performing all essential functions. Performs other special projects
and duties as assigned. Required Qualifications High School diploma
or GED. Valid Arizona driver's license, violation free for a
minimum of five years. Defensive Driving certification preferred.
Demonstrated ability to relate to diverse cultures and specifically
the Gila River Community and/or other Native American cultures.
Interest in medical subjects, patient services/care, and customer
service. Prior medical environment work experience is preferred.
Employment Type: Full Time Years Experience: Less than 1 year
Keywords: Gila River Health Care, Phoenix , Driver, Professions , Sacaton, Arizona
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