Driver Medical Imaging Assistant-Full-time
Staunton, IL Full-time
Description

Full-time | Guaranteed hours | Dedicated route | Medical field | Paid hourly


SMS is currently seeking a professional and reliable Class A Driver to join our team.  NO EXPERIENCE IN THE MEDICAL FIELD NECESSARY.  Our Drivers relocate 53' spread axle trailers (our mobile medical imaging equipment!) to multiple medical facilities along a dedicated route. 


ANTICIPATED SCHEDULE:

• 3-4 days per week with 2-3 overnight stays weekly

• Every other weekend

• Hours mid am to late pm

• 40-hour weekly guarantee of hours with overtime potential (if your scheduled hours are below 40 for the week, we will still pay you for 40 hours!) 

• Overtime paid after 40 hours

• Paid lodging. Day cab! Per diem paid each overnight!


DUTIES:

• You will competently and safely relocate the trailer/mobile equipment to medical facilities along a dedicated route in accordance with DOT rules and regulations

• At each location, you will conduct the set-up and tear down of the trailer 

• You will assist in the patient-care capacity by escorting patients from the medical facility to the mobile unit, while ensuring excellent patient care, comfort, safety and confidentiality (we will train you!)

• Some administrative tasks required, including time/activity reports, billing, drivers’ logs, and any applicable maintenance, mileage or inspection forms


BENEFITS:

• We provide Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and AD&D Insurances, Short/Long-term Disability Coverage, Flexible Spending (Medical and Dependent Care) and 401K

• Plus, you may be eligible to join our Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)

• Paid vacation! Longevity Bonus!

• You will be paid per hour based on experience

• Paid lodging and per diems for overnight stays


QUALIFICATIONS:

• We need you to have your Class A CDL with a safe driving record

• You must be able to pass a physical, drug screen & background check

• You must be a minimum of 21 years of age


You must be capable of working safely and independently and able to multitask. If you enjoy driving and helping people, please complete our application to be considered for this position.


Shared Medical Services is a leading supplier of specialized imaging solutions, including mobile MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging), mobile PET/CT (Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography), mobile CT (Computed Tomography) and mobile Digital Mammography.


SHARED MEDICAL SERVICES

209 Limestone Pass

Cottage Grove, WI 53527

An Employee Owned Company

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer



JOB DESCRIPTION:


GENERAL SCOPE OF WORK: Under the general direction of the Regional Operations Manager, with the clinical supervision of the Radiologist at each site on the mobile route, transports mobile medical imaging equipment to client sites along the mobile route and maintains equipment according to specifications. Assists in the completion of examinations on patients of all ages.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Relocates mobile medical imaging equipment to various sites along the mobile route in accordance with applicable DOT rules and regulations and SMS standard operating procedures.
  2. At each location, sets up and tears down equipment, in accordance with SMS and/or manufacturers’ guidelines.
  3. Completes necessary administrative tasks (i.e. time/activity reports, billing, drivers’ logs, and any applicable maintenance, mileage or inspection forms).
  4. Follows preventative maintenance guidelines and ensures proper maintenance of all equipment.  Works with vendors and members of SMS staff, as appropriate, to troubleshoot and resolve mechanical failures.
  5. Assists Technologist with completion of Patient Screening form.
  6. Under the guidance and approval of the Technologist on duty, positions patients on the scanner surface in order to facilitate the performance of the examination.
  7. Transports patients to and from the mobile coach.  Maintains patient care, comfort and safety during transport to and from the mobile coach.
  8. Provides images to the facility in the desired site format.
  9. Maintains a clean environment inside and outside of the mobile coach and tractor.
  10. Follows quality assurance guidelines and maintains patient confidentiality.
  11. Cooperates with facility healthcare personnel and complies with facility policies and procedures.
  12. Complies with all safety policies and regulations, including DOT and radiation safety as applicable.
  13. Trains new Team Members as required and/or as assigned by the supervisor and/or SMS management.
  14. Performs additional duties as required.
Requirements

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

 

EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES:

  1. High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  2. Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.
  3. Must possess a valid Class A Commercial Drivers’ License with good driving record.
  4. Must pass DOT physical and Drug/Alcohol Screening.

 

SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Minimum of one year of tractor/trailer experience preferred or must have graduated from an acceptable truck driving training program.
  2. Must be able to understand and comply with the applicable DOT rules and regulations.
  3. Must be able to safely transport patients with or without assistance.
  4. Able to demonstrate competency in all applicable areas.
  5. Capable of a flexible work schedule, with possibility of 10+ hour days, may include overnight, weekend and holiday shifts.
  6. Must be able to interact with client personnel and SMS Team Members in a responsible, professional and ethical manner.
  7. Must be able to function effectively in a team-oriented environment.
  8. Must be flexible, reliable and demonstrate sound judgment and initiative.
  9. Responsible for the following and adhering to TJC/SMS Quality Standards which includes, but is not limited to: CPR, immunizations, training (SMS and Site Specific), Infection Control, and Invasive Procedures (if applicable).

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  1. Work is primarily performed in mobile unit with frequent trips outside to transport patients during all seasons and for set up/tear down of mobile unit.
  2. Exposure to inclement weather from transporting patients to and from facility to mobile unit.
  3. Mobile unit has artificial lighting, with some daylight from windows or doors.
  4. May have exposure to radiation or magnetic field in scan room.
  5. Possible exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues from working with patients and in patient care areas.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Sits, stands, and walks intermittently throughout the day.
  2. Climbs stairs to enter mobile unit and tractor.
  3. Squats or kneels and lifts objects from ground occasionally.
  4. Full extension of arms above head and in front of body.
  5. Frequently lifts weight of up to 10 pounds.
  6. Occasionally lifts weight of up to 75 pounds.
  7. Occasionally carries objects weighing up to 55 pounds.
  8. Occasionally push/pull objects with force of up to 72 pounds.
  9. May transfer patients weighing up to 550 pounds with a variety of assistance from other staff or equipment.
  10. Must possess good balance.
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