Patient Transport Officer Resume Samples

A Patient Transport Officer is a healthcare professional responsible for the safe and efficient transportation of patients within medical facilities or between healthcare settings. A detailed description of the roles, duties, and skills are mentioned on the Patient Transport Officer Resume as – transporting patients to and from various departments for diagnostic tests, surgeries, or other medical procedures, ensuring their comfort and safety throughout the process; adhering to proper lifting and transfer techniques, following infection control protocols, and communicating effectively with both healthcare providers and patients.

Employers prefer those candidates who have some experience in the field and the following skills – strong interpersonal skills, communication skills, empathy, the ability to remain calm and composed in potentially stressful situations, physical fitness, the ability to handle and maneuver medical equipment, such as stretchers, and wheelchairs are essential. Education requirements for Patient Transport Officers typically include a high school diploma or equivalent, and some employers provide on-the-job training.

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Patient Transport Officer Resume

Summary : As a Patient Transport Officer responsible for overtime rates apply after 38 hours worked in a week. Performing a variety of shifts, including weekdays, weekends, and public holidays. Able to transfer effectively for Non-Emergency Patients.

Skills : Communication, CPR, Safety Awareness.

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Description :

  1. Conducted patient transfers whilst providing a high level of care under qualifications, scope, and authority to practice under the Clinical Governance and Medical oversight framework.
  2. Followed operational directions from the dispatch team to ensure efficient and timely service for all customers.
  3. Kept accurate records of transfers using the Medic One customer booking system.
  4. Facilitated and assisted with supervising student clinical placements.
  5. Performed vehicle cleaning and completed associated checklists under operating procedures.
  6. Followed OH&S protocols and safe work procedures.
  7. Provided comfort and support to patients and families.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Assistant Patient Transport Officer Resume

Objective : As an Assistant Patient Transport Officer working with a team of professionals, be part of a leading aeromedical organization, enjoy on-the-job training and mentoring provided by our experienced staff, as well as a roster that will allow you a life outside of work.

Skills : The safe transportation of our patients, First aid, Physical Stamia.

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Description :

  1. Assisted patients out of vehicles upon arrival at the hospital, such as cars, taxis, ambulances, or helicopters.
  2. Transported patients throughout hospitals, including to and from treatment areas, operating rooms, and patients' rooms.
  3. Performed transportation activities on time, following any relevant procedure schedules.
  4. Maintained transport of medical equipment and prepared it for use.
  5. Lifted and transferred patients from hospital beds to wheelchairs or other medical transport devices.
  6. Transported lab samples, equipment, mail, and medical supplies throughout hospitals.
  7. Transported deceased patients to the mortuary and followed relevant hospital, local, state, and federal standards and regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Junior Patient Transport Officer Resume

Objective : As a Junior Patient Transport Officer recognized as a leader within the Non-Emergency Patient Transport (NEPT) industry, we offer world-class, structured training and induction, opportunities for professional growth, and a supportive and inclusive organizational culture.

Skills : Great customer and patient service, Communicating within a team.

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Description :

  1. Developed and maintained positive working relationships with patients and stakeholders.
  2. Assessed the effectiveness of any intervention under all RFDS MPC guidelines, and NEPT regulations and within the prescribed scope of practice.
  3. Performed independently and problem-solve within established policies and procedures.
  4. Worked with a team of professionals, being part of a leading aeromedical organization, enjoying on-the-job training and mentoring provided by our experienced staff.
  5. Made confident decisions regarding patient assessment, care, and interventions, as required before patient pick up and during patient transport.
  6. Acted as a role model, mentor, and coach to junior staff and students.
  7. Used various transport medical devices, such as wheelchairs and stretchers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Patient Transport Officer Resume

Objective : As a Patient Transport Officer responsible for performing general errands and other routine duties including cleaning equipment, securing supplies, and other tasks as required. Acting as a team member in the delivery of quality patient care. Adhering to unit procedures wherever transport services are rendered.

Skills : Customer service, Ensure patient confidentiality at all times.

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  1. Prepared patients for transport and perform passive and active identification to ensure all patients are properly identified before transporting.
  2. Effectively communicated with medical employees to ensure all required medical supplies and medications were appropriately transported with the patient including the administering of oxygen when required.
  3. Understood the direction of medical employees and/or Registered Nurses (RN), and assisted in providing support in toileting ambulatory patients.
  4. Cleaned and disinfected equipment according to established policies and procedures. 
  5. Maintained clean work areas and returned equipment to the appropriate department. 
  6. Communicated malfunctioning equipment/instruments to appropriate department/unit staff.
  7. Assisted in data entry of PIPER medical records and be aware of the RCH data accountability framework and how it is relevant to their role, and responsibilities and acts accordingly.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Fresher
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Patient Transport Officer Resume

Headline : As a Patient Transport Officer responsible for moving and transferring patients within and between the various hospitals, reporting to the Hospitality Services Operations Manager.

Skills : Follow safety protocols and procedures, Infection control.

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Description :

  1. Participated, promoted, and contributed to Quality Assurance activities RFDS Mobile Patient Care.
  2. Promoted the use of incident/near-miss reporting as a means to improve the service we provide.
  3. Demonstrated a cost-effective approach to the use of resources.
  4. Received all aspects of patient-related information on a computer terminal.
  5. Utilized the control system in recording patient-related information, planning patients to the Specialist Medical Vehicles, and controlling all Specialist Medical Services resources.
  6. Provided safe patient transport of medically stable patients who required basic care and observation during transport.
  7. Attended the duties promptly as directed by the Executive Manager of Health Transport or delegate.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Patient Transport Officer Resume

Summary : As a Patient Transport Officer transported patients between hospitals, clinics, and other healthcare facilities, and provided basic medical care and support to patients during the transfer.

Skills : Patient care, Providing advanced resuscitation, and Time Management.

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Description :

  1. Checked all required vehicle/ equipment checks at the commencement of each shift of duty or as soon as possible, given operational demands.
  2. Provided patient care and transport as allocated through the Emergency Communications Center (ECC) by policies and procedures.
  3. Completed and maintained patient case records and any other required documentation and used technology related to patient transport.
  4. Liaised with the ECC on all issues including patient condition, case time acknowledgment/status, vehicle maintenance requirements, and delays on cases.
  5. At all times, encouraged and fostered goodwill and working relations with the general public, fellow officers, and other emergency/health services including the hospital, aero-medical retrieval services, aged care facilities, and care workers.
  6. Ensured daily checks of the vehicles were completed and the vehicle was in safe working order.
  7. Contributed to the development and updated the procedures and policies related to vehicles and equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Patient Transport Officer Resume

Summary : As a Patient Transport Officer providing effective and appropriate patient handover to hospital staff/patient relatives to ensure the patient is delivered safely and all relevant information communicated.

Skills : Natural environment, Interpreting and applying medical terminology.

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Description :

  1. Considered all information obtained from a patient, medical officer, police officer, or other source about a case as strictly confidential and outside of the Ambulance Service requirements, any such information is not to be discussed or shared.
  2. Represented the service professionally and efficiently.
  3. Demonstrated a commitment to ongoing patient safety and improved clinical care by continuing professional development and maintaining clinical knowledge and practices, including any mandatory requirements specific to the Patient Transport Officer role.
  4. Undertook and maintained ongoing competence in patient transport services according to in-service courses designed for the position, including knowledge of equipment and safe patient and manual handling practices.
  5. Undertaken an annual recertification program as required by the service.
  6. Performed other duties as directed, consistent with the officer’s level of training and experience.
  7. Generated continuous improvement in patient care and service delivery. 
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Patient Transport Officer Resume

Headline : As a Patient Transport Officer responsible for carrying out duties under the supervision of a Qualified Patient Transport Officer until such time that all studies are completed.

Skills : Physical fitness, Problem solving.

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Description :

  1. Provided basic care including the use of some specialized ambulance equipment basic clinical procedures and specialized transport for non-emergency patients.
  2. Communicated effectively and appropriately with patients, relatives, health professionals, members of the public, and other emergency service providers to ensure the best possible outcome for the patient is achieved.
  3. Maintained all equipment and vehicles in a state of operational readiness and ensured the security, safety, and maintenance of allocated equipment and goods under QAS standards.
  4. Maintained comprehensive and accurate records to ensure that patient transport records are available for future reference.
  5. Worked in collaboration with the broader Local Ambulance Service Network (LASN) and contributed to LASN performance targets and service delivery standards.
  6. Complied with the provisions of the Ambulance Service Act 1991, all relevant industrial awards and agreements, and all QAS policies and procedures as determined by the Commissioner QAS.
  7. Demonstrated a commitment to continuing professional development by attending relevant educational sessions to maintain up-to-date knowledge and practices, including any mandated requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Patient Transport Officer Resume

Summary : As a Patient Transport Officer responsible for maintaining contact with the controller of the day through correct radio procedure to ensure staff safety and accurate and timely job allocation.

Skills : Providing a better patient experience, Scheduling.

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  1. Actively contributed to the efficiency of the QAS Patient Transport Service through regular attendance at meetings and participation in activities that foster team unity.
  2. Communicated, consulted, negotiated, and collaborated effectively to achieve desired outcomes.
  3. Ensured that all interactions with QAS stakeholders, including patients, their relatives, and members.
  4. Demonstrated and participated in ongoing yearly mandatory accreditation to ensure safe work practice and compliance with NEPT Regulations.
  5. Maintained currency of professional qualifications and an awareness of issues relating to patient transport.
  6. Demonstrated a high level of understanding and adherence to the principles of manual handling and infection control standards. 
  7. Enabled ongoing safe patient care, documented in accordance with the NEPT regulations and RFDSMPC requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Patient Transport Officer Resume

Summary : As a Patient Transport Officer patients with a range of medical conditions, safely and courteously. To RFDS Mobile Patient Care policies, procedures, and Non-emergency Patient Transport Regulations, the PTO works with another PTO or Ambulance Transport Attendant to assist in patient care.

Skills : Time management, Patient Care.

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Description :

  1. Given journey details by telephone and mobile data terminals to vehicle crew staff and updated the computer system of action taken.
  2. Liaised with all G4S Patient Transport Contracts, staff, and other agencies using the telephone and e-mail.
  3. Undertook the duties within service procedures and instructions to ensure that performance standards are achieved.
  4. Maintained operational contact with the Patient Transport Dispatcher(s).
  5. Undertook a pre-transport assessment of patients and handover of patients at the destination.
  6. Safely transported the PIPER transport teams, newborn patients, and/or equipment between RCH, referring and receiving Hospitals and other locations as directed.
  7. Reported and liaised with service providers for vehicles about maintenance and servicing of PIPER vehicles, e-tag, and registration issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma