El Paso Behavioral Health System is currently looking for an Out Patient Driver / Transporter. The candidate selected will be responsible for providing transportation of patients to and from the facility providing continuous observation, interaction, and role modeling to the patients while maintaining safety at all times. In addition, Driver / Transporter performs a variety of tasks, including basic preventive maintenance of vehicles and report all van maintenance problems to the Transportation Manager. The Out Patient Driver / Transporter also functions as an active part of the treatment team, providing continuous patient care, supervision, interaction, and role modeling to patients ranging in age from five years of age through geriatrics depending on which unit worked.
Key Responsibilities include:
Provide encouragement and support to patients in order to help patients meet their outpatient treatment plan goals and objectives.
Provide a positive experience for patients at all times
Provide a transportation experience which treats all patients with respect and dignity at all times and is encouraging and supportive of the patient.
Greet each patient(s) at the van door and opens the van door for each patient assisting the patient into and out of the van as indicated.
El Paso Behavioral Health System is a private 166-bed psychiatric hospital located in El Paso, Texas, specializing in mental health and chemical dependency care. We provide a wide range of services and programs that offer evidence-based treatment proven to have positive outcomes for our patients. Our inpatient and day hospital, or outpatient, services offer supportive and compassionate care through specialty programs that are tailored to meet the needs of our patients.