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Courier II- FT- Day

Hackensack Meridian Health
Full-time
On-site
Paramus, New Jersey, United States

Overview

“Our team members are the heart of what makes us better. At Hackensack Meridian Health we help our patients live better, healthier lives — and we help one another to succeed. With a culture rooted in connection and collaboration, our employees are team members. Here, competitive benefits are just the beginning. It’s also about how we support one another and how we show up for our community. Together, we keep getting better - advancing our mission to transform healthcare and serve as a leader of positive change.” 

 

Come join our Amazing team here at Hackensack Meridian Health! We offer EXCELLENT benefits, Scheduling Flexibility, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Discounts and much more!!!

 

The Courier II is responsible for transporting items needed by the various departments within the Medical Center and throughout all HUMC facilities.

Responsibilities

  • Picks up and delivers materials from Distribution to departments throughout the Cancer Center and HUMC facilities.
  • Returns used unused supplies to the Medical Center.
  • Patient escort/transportation to and from the inpatient units, Radiation, Radiology, and the ETD.
  • Equipment (recliner, mini med pumps, vital sign machines, pheresis machines, stretchers) being moved from one satellite to another or back and forth to the Medical Center.
  • Delivers patient medical records to all Cancer Center sites following HIM policy assuring HIPPA compliance.
  • Delivers chemotherapy and other medications promptly and efficiently adhering to safely handling as per Cancer Center policy.
  • Daily pickup and delivery of all pantry supplies; restock the pantries, ordering of all pantry supplies.
  • Perform daily checking/documenting of refrigerator temperatures following policy. Report all discrepancies to Nurse Manager.
  • Provide afternoon meal pickup for the transplant patients.
  • When appropriate, serve lunch trays to patients.
  • Delivers all mail/interoffice communication to the satellites, hospital campus, and within the local community as needed/requested by Cancer Center staff.
  • Delivers blood and platelets to all Cancer Center sites, adhering to safe handling as per HUMC policy.
  • Transportations of all collected specimens to the appropriate labs.
  • Provides daily exchanges of oxygen tanks as directed by charge nurse or Nurse Manager.
  • Provides laundry pickup for Medical Plaza and Franklin Lakes sites.
  • Provides laundry and supplies to excelsior Apartments for Transplant program daily.
  • Provides delivery of Tumor Bank specimens from NNJCA lab to Research building as requested by Tumor Bank staff.
  • Pickup of lab specimens from 5PE and 8PE and bring to NNJCA lab.
  • Adheres to the standards identified in the Medical Center's Organizational Competencies.

Qualifications

  • High School diploma, general equivalency diploma (GED), and/or GED equivalent programs.
  • Prior experience transporting equipment and supplies.

  • Valid Driver's License from a USA state.