Patient Transport Health Care Assistant Melbourne

Patient Transport Orderly

  • Opportunity to join a fun and friendly team
  • Located in Box Hill, Melbourne’s eastern suburbs
  • Epworth Eastern

Patient Transport Health Care Assistant Melbourne-Patient Transport Driver

Located in Box Hill, Epworth Eastern is a state-of-the-art facility and includes a 8 bed ICU, 10 bed HDU/CCU and 10 theatres.

Epworth Eastern maintains a broad clinical focus from cardiac, vascular, orthopaedic and general surgery to oncology, urology and endoscopy services. From consultation and detection through to surgery, Epworth Eastern aims to work with patients and their families to ensure they have the best experience possible.

In 2018, the commencement of Epworth Eastern’s expansion and redevelopment project will grow the hospital and introduce a brand new emergency department to the region.

The Role

Epworth Eastern are seeking Patient Transport Orderlies to join Orderly Team. The primary function of the Orderly is to provide assistance to clinical departments with patient transportation, assistance with care activities and ensuring maintenance and provision of equipment and resources. There may be opportunity for training in the Environmental Services team.

Your duties will include the following:

  • Transport patients and patient bed/trolleys
  • Responsible for the sharps and linen skips on the wards
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Contribute to the performance of the team

Skills & Experience

  • Good customer service skills
  • The availability to work shifts between 6.30 am and 11.00 pm
  • Knowledge of safe manual handling practice
  • Previous experience in a health care environment is desirable
  • Previous orderly/nursing assistant experience is desirable

Epworth HealthCare is a world-class, not-for-profit, private health care group dedicated to providing the best possible outcomes for patients by providing the best possible care. Across eight locations patients and staff have access to state-of-the-art diagnostic, surgical and procedural technology, world-class theatres and equipment and benefit from the extensive teaching and research occurring at Epworth every day.

The Epworth Difference is defined by our unique culture and dedication to giving outstanding patient care. From the way they recognize and reward there staff to attitude toward the patient experience, Epworth is for those with the ambition to get better, give the best possible care and lead their field.

Epworth is a great choice for staff who want to be part of a cutting-edge, fast paced and progressive environment.

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