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Driver (Hospital)

Driver (Hospital)

Job ID 
2017-2133
# of Openings 
2
Hospital/Program 
WellBridge Healthcare - San Marcos
Position Category 
Support Staff

More information about this job

Overview

The Van Driver is a key position that provides transportation for patients, monitors patient’s physical and emotional needs, and supports the psychiatric program.

  • Daily patient transportation
  • Monitors patient interactions and safety
  • Escorts patients with fall risks
  • Utilizes knowledge of verbal and non-verbal communication skills to provide targeted therapeutic interventions with patients.

 In the times when not transporting patients, this position will assist with housekeeping duties as follows.

 

The Housekeeping Technician assists the department in providing quality service that positively impacts patient stay at our facility.  This will consist of providing cleaning services which duties included sweeping, mopping, dusting, vacuuming, scrubbing, wiping and cleaning with approved chemicals to all areas of the hospital.  

 

Aspects of services include:

  • Cleaning occupied and discharged patient rooms, sterile areas, clinical departments, offices, public areas
  • Floor care and carpet care
  • Collection of infectious waste and disposal of non-infectious waste
  • Removing soiled linens and disseminating clean linen
  • Stocking clean linen room and supply rooms

Requirements/Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess:

 

  • Must be 25 years of age or older.
  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 1+ years of work experience in a psychiatric / chemical dependency facility
  • Clean driving record
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to built positive and respectful rapport with patients and families
  • Works well in a busy team environment

Hospital/Program Description

 San Marcos is a 24 bed facility. The WellBridge inpatient program offers adults 50 and older intensive, individualized mental healthcare in a hospital setting. Here, experienced psychiatrists and clinicians work to rapidly reduce the pain and anxiety of mental illness for patients and families, restore quality of life and facilitate ongoing good mental health. With experienced doctors and staff, modern comfortable environs and a wide range of specialized therapies, WellBridge helps most of its patients feel better and return home in about two weeks.

 

WellBridge IOP provides adult patients with a full range of mental health services–from initial diagnosis and treatment to ongoing maintenance and management. Patients visit our office-like IOP facility based on their level of need. Some patients attend therapy sessions and receive psychiatric care several times per week. Others visit periodically for individual or group therapy sessions and for medication management. WellBridge IOP makes the important process of managing mental health conditions easier by making high quality mental healthcare more accessible.

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