Hospital Porter at Redeemer Health Village

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  • Ogun, Redeemer Health Village View on Map
  • Post Date : February 4, 2024
  • Apply Before : February 9, 2024
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  • Job ID 44054
  • Experience See Job Description
  • Gender Male or Famele
  • Qualifications See Job Description

Job Description

Redeemer Health Village, a leading tertiary healthcare institution located along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Hospital Porter

Location: Mowe, Ogun
Employment Type: Full-time

Position Overview

  • The hospital porter plays a crucial role in maintaining the smooth operation of a healthcare facility by providing essential support services.
  • As a vital member of the hospital’s staff, the porter ensures the efficient transportation of patients, medical equipment, supplies, and other materials within the hospital premises.
  • This position demands physical stamina, excellent communication skills, and a compassionate attitude towards patients and their families.

Key Responsibilities

  • Patient Transportation: Safely and efficiently transport patients to and from various hospital departments, including the emergency room, operating rooms, imaging centers, and patient rooms.
  • Medical Equipment Handling: Assist in the transportation of medical equipment such as beds, wheelchairs, stretchers, and portable medical devices as needed.
  • Supply Management: Deliver medical supplies, linens, and other materials to different hospital units while ensuring accuracy and timeliness.
  • Waste Management: Collect and dispose of medical waste, linen, and other hospital-related waste in accordance with established protocols and safety standards.
  • Assistance to Staff: Provide support to hospital staff by assisting with the movement of equipment and supplies during emergencies or as requested.
  • Patient Comfort: Maintain a professional and compassionate demeanor when interacting with patients and their families, providing assistance as needed to ensure their comfort and well-being.
  • Environmental Maintenance: Assist in maintaining a clean and organized hospital environment by performing tasks such as mopping floors, emptying trash bins, and ensuring the cleanliness of patient transport equipment.
  • Communication: Effectively communicate with nursing staff, physicians, and other hospital personnel to coordinate patient transportation and address any special requirements or concerns.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous experience in a similar role preferred but not required.
  • Physical stamina and the ability to lift heavy objects and patients safely.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Compassionate and patient-focused attitude.
  • Basic understanding of hospital safety and infection control protocols.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and prioritize tasks efficiently.
  • Willingness to adhere to hospital policies and procedures.

Working Conditions

  • The hospital porter role involves frequent standing, walking, bending, and lifting.
  • Work hours may vary and include weekends, holidays, and evening shifts based on the needs of the hospital. Exposure to infectious diseases and potentially hazardous materials is possible; therefore, adherence to safety protocols is essential.

Application Closing Date
9th February, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: careers@redeemershealthvillage.org using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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