Clinical Aide, Transportation, St Joseph Hospital, Chicago:
Presence Health

Presence Health
Chicago Illinois

Requisition ID: 44515

Location: Presence St Joseph Chicago

Location Address:
2900 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL  60657 United States (US)


Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Evening



The Clinical Aide provides safe and efficient transportation of hospital patients and materials throughout the hospitals. Performs various duties to assist the nursing staff in meeting patient treatment and care requirements. All duties are carried out in accordance with the established policies and procedures.



  • Assists in transport of patients, ambulatory or non-ambulatory, via wheelchair or stretcher. Ensures patients comfort while in the process of transportation.


  • Verifies assignment information with dispatcher/supervisor and verifies patient’s by two step identification process. Maintains documents relating to transporting of patients (x-rays and charts) and support equipment (IV’s, oxygen, walkers).


  • Processes and distributes mail and other interdepartmental communication or materials as designated by the supervisor.


  • Follows all infection control and isolation procedures as designated by the hospital or department policies and assumes responsibility for the cleaning of department equipment.


  • Obtains and maintains proper transportation of equipment as designed by dispatcher and reports malfunction or unsafe equipment to supervisor.


  • Verifies work through the proper submission of reports, logs and dispatch sheets, etc. to be used for statistical reports.


  • Participates in staff meetings and attends other meetings as assigned.


This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned.




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Education and/or Experience                                                              

High school diploma or equivalent required.


Computer Skills                                                          


Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

CPR certification required.


Business Unit: Presence St Joseph Hsp Chicago


EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Basic Qualifications