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Driver - Medical Transportation Services in National City, CA at Prime Healthcare Services Inc

Date Posted: 5/7/2019

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Job Description

Overview

Paradise Valley Hospital is a recipient of the Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award, a designation that recognizes superior performance of hospitals that have prevented the occurrence of serious, potentially avoidable complications for patients during hospital stays.

 

Paradise Valley is the only hospital in San Diego County to receive this recognition five years in a row (2014-2018). Paradise Valley is a member of Prime Healthcare, and Prime Healthcare has more Patient Safety Excellence Award recipients for three consecutive years (2016-2018) than any other health system in the country.

 

“We applaud the hospitals who have received the Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award,” said Brad Bowman, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Healthgrades. “Their dedication and commitment to providing safe care creates tangible results for patients.”

 

The distinction places Paradise Valley among the top five percent of all acute care hospitals reporting patient safety data for its excellent performance as evaluated by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.

 

“We are extremely honored to receive this award,” says Neerav Jadeja, (former) Paradise Valley Hospital CEO. “All of our staff, both clinical and non-clinical, physicians, and leadership are devoted to providing the highest quality care for our community. Their hard work and dedication to our hospital helps ensure a safe environment for our patients.”
Responsibilities

Performs work in the operation of a vehicle to assure safe transportation of patients to and from various destinations and to assist patients on entry and exit from vehicles as necessary. Coordinates with other departments to provide maximum level of service to patients. Performs semi-skilled trades and duties of general maintenance as directed for operation of the vehicle.
Qualifications

  1. High School diploma or equivalent required.
  2. Current Class B driver’s License with passenger endorsement when driving vehicles with more than 10 seats.
  3. No DUI or reckless driving violation in the past three (3) years and maintaining an average of less than three (3) points at all times.
  4. Must be 21 years of age.
  5. Current BCLS (AHA) upon hire and maintain current, required.

 

We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.  EEO is the Law: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf