Patient Escort Resume Samples

A Patient Escort also referred to as the Patient transporter is accountable for transporting patients from one place to another within the hospital or healthcare facility. A well-drafted Patient Escort Resume indicates the following duties and tasks – wheeling patients onto elevators and bringing patients to laboratory for tests, assisting patients during discharge process, escorting patients till their family car, toting a stretcher to pick patients from helipad areas, moving and aiding patients safely and with compassion, moving medical-related items such as specimens, equipment, lab results and bringing deceased patients to the mortuary.

Qualities normally expected for this employment includes – strong interpersonal skills, feeling empathetic and compassionate; ability to adhere to safety policies and protocols; knowledge of overall healthcare systems, and the potential to move heavy items such as wheelchairs, stretchers, logs, and movable beds. The post requires only a high school diploma as on-the-job training is commonly provided to all new hires.

Patient Escort Resume example

Patient Escort Resume

Summary : To obtain a challenging position with a growth oriented corporation that fully utilize experience and leadership skills; and offers the opportunity for professional advancement based on performance. Friendly and professional when dealing with the public and maintain composure during fast paced environments.

Skills : Work Hard, Patient Technician.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the safe and efficient escort of patients, blood products, specimens and other patient related articles.
    2. Responsible for escorting patients as assigned.
    3. Responsible for checking each patient's name band prior to escorting to ensure proper patient identification.
    4. Provide and adjust escort equipment for safety and comfort of the patient with appropriate linen, side rails, also required to disinfect / wipe down equipment with approved cleaning product between patient transports.
    5. Responsible for notifying nursing or ancillary personnel upon arrival or departure of patients.
    6. Attends to the care of documents relating to the patient.
    7. Responsible for moving wheelchairs, stretchers, and beds.
    8. Makes routine specimen rounds when assigned to assure that lab specimens are picked up and delivered in a timely manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Nurse Consulting


Patient Escort/Consultant Resume

Objective : Assist patients with tasks such as getting out of bed, taking a bath, and brushing their teeth and hair. Recording vital signs, height, weight, input output, collect and test specimens, report and record patients' condition and patient treatments.

Skills : BLS.

Description :

    1. Assist others to lift patients to move them on or off beds, examination tables, surgical tables, or stretchers.
    2. Transport patients to treatment units, testing units, operating rooms, or other areas using wheelchairs, stretchers, or moveable beds.
    3. Disinfect or sterilize equipment or supplies, using germicides or sterilizing equipment.
    4. Clean equipment, such as wheelchairs, hospital beds, or portable medical equipment, documenting needed repairs or maintenance.
    5. Respond to emergency situations, such as emergency medical calls, security calls, or fire alarms.
    6. Carry messages or documents between departments.
    7. Transport specimens, laboratory items, or pharmacy items, ensuring proper documentation and delivery to authorized personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School


Patient Escort/Technician Resume

Objective : To obtain full-time employment with Health as a patient transporter making the most of relevant skills utilizing professionalism and physical abilities for the benefit of patients.

Skills : Customer Service Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted with patient transfer with the use of proper body mechanics.
    2. Transported patients for discharge and to other areas of the hospitals in wheelchairs and stretchers.
    3. Adheres to safe wheelchair, stretcher, and bed transportation practices.
    4. Reported and unusual circumstances in the patient's condition or environment.
    5. Took advantage of opportunities for continuing education and performance improvement activities.
    6. Transports equipment and supplies by picking up requisitioned orders; delivering them to assigned treatment areas and patient care areas.
    7. Transports laboratory specimens from unit to lab.
    8. Transports deceased patients by following protocols and delivering them to morgue.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Sociology

Patient Escort III Resume

Headline : Dedicated and focused employee of The National Institutes of Health who excels at prioritizing, completing multiple tasks simultaneously and following through to achieve projects goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook.

Description :

    1. Management of the Reception Area Greet visitors and respond to telephone and in-person requests for information.
    2. Maintain the front desk and reception area in a neat and organized manner.
    3. Serve as an information resource for patients, visitors, and staff.
    4. Reassign patient escort round according to updates and schedule changes.
    5. Enter information about transported, discontinued / canceled patients, items, and specimens.
    6. Escort/ Transport Duties Perform proper identification of escort language system in order to retrieve patients, specimens, and items successfully.
    7. Transport patients in wheel chairs or stretchers to various appointments located throughout the Clinical Center.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
General Education

Patient Escort II Resume

Headline : To be part of a team where can utilize strong leadership capabilities and ambitious work ethics. Deliver outstanding customer service, and to share creative ideas with the team. Well detail-oriented excellent verbal and communication skills.

Skills : Excellent verbal, Interpersonal and writing skills.

Description :

    1. Escort hospital and ambulatory patients traveling by wheelchair, stretcher or hydraulic stretcher to their destinations.
    2. Assist clinical personnel in transferring patients to and from beds and/or wheelchairs.
    3. Deliver transportation equipment to nursing units or clinic sections in multiple buildings.
    4. Assist nursing staff with the removal of expired bodies from the units to the morgue.
    5. Transports blood and specimens between nursing unit and laboratory.
    6. Assist in the orientation and training of new escorts.
    7. Report any problems or concern to upper management.
    8. Remains alert of patients' needs and inform nursing staff immediately if their assistance is required.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business

Patient Escort II Resume

Objective : To establish a career as an experienced and skilled medical assistant with the sound knowledge of medical, technical and clerical support, medical duties, excellent communication skills and high quality customer service experience.

Skills : Nurse Supervisor, Nurse Technician.

Description :

    1. Identify patients prior to transport.
    2. Respect patient privacy and protect the confidentiality of patient information.
    3. Perform assigned work safely, following all departmental and safety policies and procedures.
    4. Demonstrate pleasant, courteous and helpful behavior toward patients, visitors, and internal customers.
    5. Assists internal and external customers and coworkers in any way possible to assure exceptional service without compromising safety.
    6. Consistently demonstrate actions which are professional, and responsibly portraying trustworthiness and dependability.
    7. Greet guests with a smile and a friendly approach.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Equivalent In General

Patient Escort I Resume

Objective : To obtain a position with an organization that allows to utilize the skills acquired through education and experience. An opportunity to grow and advance within the organization.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Data Entry, Excel, Word, Windows, Typing, Powerpoint.

Description :

    1. Transporting patients from various appointments and meetings throughout the hospital.
    2. Dropping off and picking up various items, such as specimens, occupational and physical therapy equipment, wheelchairs, and stretchers.
    3. Loading and unloading a patient's personal items in and out of vehicles.
    4. Responsible for operating outdoor attractions and activities.
    5. Announce outdoor rules and regulations to guest and riders.
    6. Gas and make sure all outdoor equipment and motor karts are safely operational.
    7. Worked on the inside attractions, such as a laser tag course and clerk concession stand.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification In Ergonomics

Patient Escort/Representative Resume

Objective : Seeking a Welder position where able to employ knowledge of safe welding practices along with experience in welding different materials using an array of tools and equipment.

Skills : Medical Assistant, Medical Technician.

Description :

    1. Transported patients by wheelchair, stretcher, or hydraulic stretcher.
    2. Delivered transportation equipment to nursing units or clinic sections in multiple buildings.
    3. Assisted nursing staff with the removal of expired bodies from units to morgue.
    4. Transported blood and specimens between nursing units and laboratories.
    5. Assisted in the orientation and training of new escorts.
    6. Utilized electronic bed board system, two-way pager, Interactive Voice Response (IVR), Vocera, and Primis system.
    7. Maintained written log of all assignments,comments, and times.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certified In EMS

Patient Escort/Coordinator Resume

Summary : Seeking an opportunity to expand knowledge and experience and to assist in the improvement of the organization.

Skills : Very fast learner, Help people.

Description :

    1. Responsible for transporting patients to their testing areas and back.
    2. Transferring patients that are unable to move to the stretchers.
    3. Ensuring the patients safety while in transport.
    4. Coordination between patient areas of testing for patient.
    5. Communicate with the nurse as to the whereabouts of their patients.
    6. Facilitate the patients movement effeciently.
    7. Cleanng stretchers and wheelchars and rounding to make sure that there are none on the patient floors to ensure fire hazard prevention.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Psychology

Patient Escort Resume

Summary : Over 10 years in manufacturing and production. Skills in machine operation, production lines And performing multi-task assignments. Dependable detail-oriented employee who learns very quickly and works equally well as part of a team or individually with strong organizational skills.

Skills : 30 Wpn, Retail Sales, Receiving, Distribution, Dispatch, Manufacturing, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Receive phone calls from Radiology test areas.
    2. Go to floor verify correct information on trips tickets along with correct patient information.
    3. Escort patient to and from test areas safely.
    4. Receive stock in the morning and put away.
    5. Upload RF scanners for counting area for distribution, then download for pulling list.
    6. Pull items from list and take back to stock rooms.
    7. Answer phone and receive messages from floor for items not stocked in the clean room.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma In Business