Porter-Riversdale Hospital (Garden Route District)
Job Status: Active ✓
|Job Type||Full Time|
Institution: Riversdale Hospital (Garden Route District)
Core Title: Health Associated Sciences And Support Personnel
13th cheque, employer’s contribution to the pension fund, housing and medical aid allowance.
Basic literacy and numeracy.
Appropriate knowledge and experience in a hospital environment.
Inherent requirements of the job:
Willingness to work shifts, including nightshift.
Willingness to handle bodies (corpses).
Ability and willingness to handle heavy objects.
Good interpersonal relationships.
Valid (Code B/EB) drivers licence.
Ability to communicate in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
Duties (key result areas/outputs):
Accompany walking patients and transporting sitting, non-walking patients per wheelchair/trolley between reception, the wards, the pharmacy, the theatre, the Riversdale Clinic and the treatment centers.
Direct or accompany visitors to various destinations.
Assist with the loading of patients in/out of ambulances/vehicles and transfer of patients to beds/trolleys and vice versa.
Carry medicine, medical and other documentation (patient files and reports) between reception, the wards, pharmacy, Riversdale Clinic, administration and treatment areas.
Assist with shifting of heavy medical equipment to and from rooms.
Responsible for the cleanliness and reporting of defects of trolleys and wheelchairs.
Assist with the transportation of corpses from wards to the mortuary.