Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics Patient Services Assistant in Salem, Oregon
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics are part of a network of state of the art medical facilities located within the heart of the Willamette Valley. At Salem Health, we pride ourselves on being a community centric, diverse organization that has been voted a top workplace by our employees for three years running.
We continually strive to provide innovative paths to learning and growth while maintaining an environment of strategic problem solving objectives through Lean driven principles. We understand that hardworking, conscientious and compassionate team members are one of our most valuable assets and we are always looking for outstanding people to join our team.
Your Role With Us:
You will be called upon to use your compassion and interpersonal skills to enhance the comfort and wellbeing of each patient being transported to provide an exceptional experience every time.
Utilize proper body mechanics as trained in SAIF’s Safety in Motion 4 (SIM4) techniques when lifting and transferring patients to and from wheelchairs, stretchers or beds.
Move patient from bed into wheelchair or onto stretcher and back on return trip.
Alert nursing staff immediately to any signs of patient distress or equipment malfunction.
High school diploma preferred OR two years patient transport/patient care experience preferred.
Prior customer service experience considered in lieu of patient care experience.
We have many excellent opportunities available! To view all of our openings, please visit our career page at https://www.salemhealth.org/about/careers
As a leader in the local industry, Salem Health offers a generous total rewards package, an empowering culture, and a commitment to the development and growth of our in-house talent. Our work is grounded in respect for people and continuous improvement and we invite you to partner with us to further our mission.
Salem Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.
Requisition ID: 2021-7387
Street: 890 Oak St SE
Maximum Salary (DOE): DOE
Shift (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): Days
Work Schedule (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): Thursdays
Hours Each Week (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): 12.00