Facilities & Engineering Careers at Lifespan

Patient Transport Job

Job Number: TMH15212

Job Title: Patient Transport Per Diem

Department: Distribution - 1104932

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Equivalent to four years of high school. Physical ability to perform essential duties. Up to three months of proficiently performed basic duties.
Transports patients and materials within the hospital, and to and from outside facilities. Transports patients via wheelchair or stretcher to and from clinical and ancillary. Assists clinical personnel in transferring patients to or from beds, chairs, wheelchairs, and/or stretchers. Supports department areas as directed by the dispatcher. Collects specimens, cultures, orders, and requisitions, and delivers items to appropriate destinations. Delivers audiovisual equipment. Maintains established department policies and procedures related to quality assurance, safety, environmental and infection control. Performs other related duties as required. Performs all essential functions with consideration of the age-specific needs of the geriatric, adult, and adolescent patient. Fosters patient and family centered care and transport services in accordance with the Lifespan and The Miriam Hospital’s mission, vision, values, with consideration of the life span, including all developmental stages as well as cultural patterns.