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Patient Services Assistant

Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics
Job Description
Overview:
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.
 

Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics complies with the Oregon COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement for Healthcare Providers and Healthcare Staff in Healthcare Settings and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination Interim Final Rule. Every candidate who accepts a position with Salem Health will be required to furnish proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to starting employment ("Fully vaccinated" means having received both doses of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine or one dose of a single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, and at least 14 days have passed since the individual’s final dose of COVID-19 vaccine). Details can be found on the Oregon Health Authority site here .
Description/Qualifications:
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.
 

Core Functions:
  • Ensures the safe, timely, and accurate transport of patients to their destination via bed, stretcher, or wheelchair.
  • Safe transfer of patients from bed to stretcher or wheelchair and back.
  • Alert nursing staff immediately to any signs of patient distress or equipment malfunction.
Background/Expertise:
  • High school diploma preferred OR two years patient transport/patient care experience preferred.
  • Prior customer service experience considered in lieu of patient care experience.
  • Current BLS Certification, or obtained within 90 days of hire.
Being a part of the Patient Transport team offers:
Full-time, part-time, and variable status positions, as well as day, evening, and night shifts available!
  • Excellent entry level position with opportunity for growth within the organization.
  • Competitive benefits, including:
  • Health/Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Retirement (401k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Access to Salem Health’s robust Education Assistance Programs, including tuition reimbursement and discounted rates at Chemeketa Community College!
  • On campus Health & Fitness facility.
  • Amazing discounts each year from popular companies such as Nike, Adidas, Colombia, and more!

We have many excellent opportunities available! To view all of our openings, please visit our career page at https://www.salemhealth.org/about/careers
Closing:
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics 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, genetic information, or any other status or condition protected by law.
 
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for applicants. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact my.recruiter@salemhealth.org.
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