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UnityPoint Health Patient Transport-Methodist in Des Moines, Iowa

Why UnityPoint Health?

  • Commitment to our Team – We’ve been named a Top 150 Place to Work in Healthcare 2022 by Becker’s Healthcare for our commitment to our team members.

  • Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve.

  • Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in.

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  • Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience.

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Patient Transport contributes to patient care by moving patients throughout the facility via wheelchair, stretcher, bed or other appropriate means. As a member of patient transport you will be working in collaboration with other care givers, including but not limited to, physicians, nursing, techs, and all test sites within the hospital setting.

CPR Certified (LB) and responds to “CODE Blue” Medical Emergency to move patient and perform CPR if needed during the code. Demonstrated the knowledge of patient and workplace safety, which is a priority by preventing errors, accident and cross contamination and reporting potential or actual concerns immediately. Balances team and individual responsibilities; objective and open to others views, gives and welcomes feedback, contributes to positive team goals, puts success of the team above own interests. Demonstrates the UnityPoint Health Values and Standards of Behaviors as well as adheres to policies and procedures and safety guidelines. Demonstrates ability to meet business needs of department with regular, reliable attendance.

High School Diploma or equivalent. Previous Patient Transport helpful but not required. 6 months of customer service required. BLS ( will be obtained during training), MOAB (will be obtained during training).

Requisition ID: 2023-137375

Street: 1200 Pleasant St

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): .8

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: Evenings/ Every other weekend

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