Mobility Asst Veh Op-O2 Cert
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Transport patients in wheelchairs between medical facilities, from their residence, either private or licensed healthcare facility, in a professional and caring manner. Administers Oxygen to patients as per the ASHI Oxygen administration training for NJ Mobility Assistance Vehicle Operators (MAVO).
A Day in the Life of a Mobility Assistance Vehicle Operator at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:
- Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in driving a Mobility Assistance Vehicle.
- Perform all maneuvers / procedures as defined in accordance with Mobility Assistance Vehicle Operator (MAVO) certification and Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) policies.
- Maintain vehicle at the beginning and end of shift with required items for transports utilizing a Vehicle Check List.
- Communicates timely with the Communications Center on status of assignment.
- Safely administers / regulates oxygen up to 6 liters via nasal cannula in a non-emergency setting as prescribed by a healthcare provider.
- Ensures adequate oxygen supply as per company protocol at start and end of shift.
- Ensure that appropriate patient medical documents accompany all transports.
- Thoroughly complete all trip sheets and turn in at the end of shift.
- Decontaminate vehicle interior following transport of patient.
- Must be capable of communicating via written and verbal means in the English language.
- Must operate motor vehicles in a lawful and safe manner, always exercising due regard, while maintaining a motor vehicle driving record in accordance with HMH policy.
- Other duties and/or projects as assigned.
- Adheres to HMH Organizational competencies and standards of behavior.Lifts a minimum of 100 lbs., pushes and pulls a minimum of 100 lbs. and stands a minimum of 4 hours a day.
Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
- High School Diploma or Equivalent
- Licenses and Certifications Required:
- Valid Driver's License from a USA state.
Licenses and Certifications Preferred:
- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Certification.
- Mobility Assistance Vehicle Operator (MAVO).
If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!
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