Driver - Mobile Health Unit
Dover, DE Outreach Support Services
Description

  

WESTSIDE IS LOOKING A DRIVER FOR THE MOBILE HEALTH UNIT! 


JOIN A CARING, DEDICATED TEAM WHO HELPS PATIENTS AND FAMILIES GAIN ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE, AND NAVIGATE COMMUNITY SERVICES AND RESOURCES.


Westside Family Healthcare is a nonprofit organization that provides high quality primary medical care without regard to ability to pay.   Westside is in need of a Driver for the Migrant Seasonal Agriculture Worker program.  This position can be full time or part-time. It is mostly afternoons and evenings.  The Driver maintains and drives the Mobile Health Unit (MHU) to designated locations to provide patient care and may also drive the company’s leased vehicle for daily transportation of Migrant and Seasonal Farm Workers to and from medical and social service appointments as needed.

  

We are a community-minded, non-partisan health center located in Delaware. Since opening our doors in 1988, Westside has been driven by our mission to improve the health of our communities by providing equal access to quality healthcare, regardless of ability to pay.  We believe our talented team of clinicians and support staff is vital to achieving our mission and serving our community.


With 240 team members, five health centers, and over 27,000 patients serving all of Delaware, Westside is committed to improving health, one patient, one family, one community at a time.


OUR MISSION: To improve the health of our communities by providing equal access to quality healthcare, regardless of ability to pay.

  

OUR BENEFITS: Our benefit package includes medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life and disability insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan with a match, and supplemental insurances. We offer a generous PTO package and flexibility to provide work/life balance. Westside Family Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Using a written checklist, conducts pre- and post-trip inspections of the MHU as well as the company’s leased vehicle to ensure that they are in proper working order
  2. Operates the MHU on schedule and on the designated routes, complying with all traffic regulations to ensure that passengers have a safe and smooth ride
  3. Assists passengers, such as elderly or disabled individuals, on and off MHU as needed 
  4. Safely and courteously picks up and drops off passengers in the company’s leased vehicle as needed
  5. Maintains records of patient transports, mileage and gas receipts to and from each destination
  6. Keeps the inside of the MHU and the company’s leased vehicle clean, and comfortable
  7. Assists with the loading and unloading of equipment and supplies daily before and after MHU Clinics
  8. Assist on the farms with patient registration and other tasks as assigned by supervisor or lead
  9. Assists in the office with tasks assigned by supervisor during driving downtime
  10. Participates in committees, advocacy and outreach efforts as requested

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Requirements
  1. High school diploma or GED
  2. Valid state driver’s license
  3. Clean driving record
  4. Able to pass Medical Examination Form for CDL Fitness Determination to certify ability to drive safely
  5. Six months experience using computers and Microsoft Office Software
  6. Basic Life Support Certification

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