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Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Winter Park

Description

Position Description

If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm)
 
The Home Delivery Equipment Driver is responsible for all activities relating to the delivering of home medical equipment including receipt, shipment, and delivery of medical equipment. Educates the patient / caregiver on equipment usage. Picks up equipment at termination of therapy. Responsible for maintaining delivery vehicles according to regulatory guidelines.
 
Primary Responsibilities:
Maintains delivery vehicle in accordance with HomeCare Dimensions, Inc. policy and procedure
Maintains clean delivery vehicle inside and out at all times
Maintains required supplies in delivery vehicle at all times
Insures accurate and timely delivery of all home medical equipment
Defines processes for delivery of HME
Insures orders are complete and ready for delivery
Pulls own supplies (DME, oxygen, liquids)
Contacts patients receiving deliveries prior to leaving office to verify address and phone number
Transports equipment and supplies in a safe and clean manner to patient’s homes. Sets up equipment and verifies proper function in the patient’s home upon delivery
Obtains patient / caregiver signature verifying receipt of HME at delivery
Maintains accurate and current information on daily route sheet
Submits all delivery paperwork at the end of the shift
Notifies Warehouse Manager of any problems encountered during delivery
Picks up equipment at termination of therapy
Patient education
Educates patient / caregiver on delivered HME
Answers patient / caregiver questions as needed
Documents teaching on specified teaching form
Attends all required in - service programs to maintain comprehensive home care knowledge base
Demonstrates effective time management skills by completing assignments within projected time frames
Follows all infection control, standard precautions, and safety guidelines / standards per agency policy
Compiles with all Homecare Dimensions, Inc. policy and procedures
Promotes and maintains an agency environment that is in compliance with federal, state, and local regulatory agencies
Participates in the agency’s endeavors for accreditation, licensing and professional recognition according to state, federal or CHAPs requirements
Participates in home care Performance Improvement Program activities
Demonstrates personal responsibility with regard to attendance and punctuality
Maintains privacy and confidentiality with regard to all patient, staff and agency information
Promotes the agency image by adhering to the Dress Code
Meets productivity requirements based on agency standard
Follows the appropriate chain of command in all forms of communication
Demonstrates flexibility, enthusiasm and willingness to cooperate while working with others or in place of others as necessary

Required Qualifications:
High School Graduate or equivalent
Valid driver license and good driving record necessary
1 year of Home Medical Equipment experience
Ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions in English effectively
Ability to lift and transfer home medical equipment from one location to the other
This position requires Tuberculosis screening as well as proof of immunity to Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis through lab confirmation of immunity, documented evidence of vaccination, or a doctor’s diagnosis of disease 
Preferred Qualifications:
Medical Terminology knowledge
Bilingual in Spanish and English
Ability to read and draw valid conclusions
Ability to accept direction and learn new tasks
Demonstrates ability to communicate both orally and in writing with appropriate parties
Ability to distinguish impressions of shape, size, distance, motion, color, and other characteristics of objects through the eyes
Major visual functions must include far sight acuity and near acuity
Ability to work in a stressful environment
Ability to maintain flexibility and adaptability to the work environment
If the hired individual resides in Florida (office based or telecommuting) this position requires the AHCA Level II background check (fingerprinting) by the State of Florida for all clinicians that have direct face to face contact with members OR employees who will have access to confidential patient data and will require

About the company

Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.

A Fortune 6 company, we're focused on helping people live healthier lives while making the health system work better for everyone. Here, we seek to empower people with the information, guidance and tools to make personal health choices. We work harder and we aim higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And, at the end of the day, we’re doing a lot of good for more than 85 million people worldwide.

Our biggest point of differentiation is our people - and the collective talent, energy, intelligence and drive our force of 188,000 individuals around the world bring to our mission every single day. So, how do we do it? With our every action, interaction and intention that demonstrates the five fundamental values that guide everything we do:

• Integrity
• Compassion
• Relationships
• Innovation
• Performance

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