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Supply Tech | FT Days | Home Medical Equipment | Alliance Health Services Job

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Date: Oct 17, 2021

Location: Memphis, TN, US

Company: Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

Summary

Responsible for performing the delivery, pick up, and maintenance of all types of medical equipment. The incumbent is also responsible for the safe and proper instruction in the use of the equipment. Communicates with a variety of care givers such as nurses, OR personnel, physicians and patients regarding transfer and use of medical equipment. Models appropriate behavior as exemplified in MLH Mission, Vision and Values. 

Education/Experience/Licensure

 

Education/Formal Training

Work Experience

Credential/Licensure

 

REQUIRED:

High School diploma or equivalent

Minimum of one year of related experience

Possession of a current Tennessee driver’s license with the ability to obtain a Type D with F endorsement within three months of employment.

 

 

PREFERRED:

N/A

Medical equipment transfer, storage and cleaning experience preferred.

N/A

 

SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED:

N/A

N/A

N/A

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
  • Knowledge of supplies, logistics, warehouse or related equipment.
  • Some computer skills will be required in this position
  • Ability to understand moderately complex written materials, such as geographical maps and patient records and manufacturers specifications and preventative maintenance recommendations.
  • Ability to communicate verbally with associates, vendors and others.
  • Qualified to be insurable by Methodist Healthcare’s insurance company for driving a delivery vehicle.
Key Job Responsibilities
  • Delivers, picks up and sets up medical and related equipment to necessary facilities as assigned with regard to the age specific populations including neonates, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics.  Assures equipment is operating safely and proper training is completed.
  • Performs appropriate cleaning and disinfecting of all medical equipment being stored and transferred.  Completes preventative maintenance, repairs, and cleaning on delivery vans and warehousing facilities.
  • Participates in quality monitoring and evaluation activities and implements measures to ensure hospital, JCAHO, OSHA, DOT, and other quality and safety standards are met.
  • Performs other job functions as assigned.
Physical Requirements
  • The physical activities of this position may include climbing, pushing, standing, hearing, walking, reaching, grasping, kneeling, stooping, and repetitive motion.
  • Must have good balance and coordination.
  • The physical requirements of this position are: heavy work - exerting up to 100 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 50 lbs. of force frequently.
  • The Associate is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity, such as preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; or extensive reading.
  • The Associate may be required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of the work assigned (i.e., custodial, food services, general laborer, etc.) or to make general observations of facilities or structures (i.e., security guard, inspection, etc.).
  • Frequent invasive and non-invasive patient contact.
  • Exposure to patient body fluids as well as exposure to hazardous or poisonous materials.
  • Ability to react quickly to emergency situations.


Nearest Major Market: Memphis

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