Job Description

Rehabilitation Hospital of the Northern Arizona (RHNA) is a 40-bed, Rehabilitation Hospital located in Flagstaff, AZ.  Our facility is designed solely for the provision of specialized rehabilitative care. The facility’s unique design fosters a comfortable and responsive environment for our patients. Our hospital provides rehabilitative services for patients with functional deficits as a result of debilitating illnesses, or injuries. Through our inpatient rehabilitation programs, we help patients recover quickly and return home with a renewed sense of self-sufficiency.

About our Company:

Ernest Health owns and operates community-based acute rehabilitation and long-term acute care facilities in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Indiana, Montana, New Mexico, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas, Utah and Wyoming. We are dedicated to providing high quality, cost-effective physical medicine and rehabilitation services to promote the recovery of individuals who have functional deficits resulting from injury or illness as well as those with chronic or complex medical conditions. We promote a healing and nurturing environment at each of our facilities, responding to the medical, physical, psychological and social needs of our patients.

Each one of our eligible Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs) has been recognized in the Top 10% of 781 Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities in the United States, cited for care that is effective, efficient, timely, and patient-centered.

Position Summary: The Van Driver is responsible transporting patients, staff or equipment to and from various outside appointments, clinics, nursing facilities or other ancillary locations via hospital owned van. Integrates the hospital’s mission and "Guiding Principles" into daily practice.


Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Transports patients in a safe and professional manner.
  • Communicates with various hospital staff in order to receive relevant data and instructions.
  • Inspects vehicle prior to daily vehicle usage for safe and comfortable patient transport.
  • Assists with transferring and balancing patients
  • Performs other duties as assigned to support overall effectiveness of the department.

Required Skills:

  • Valid state driver’s license.
  • Driving record must meet the standards of the Transportation Policy.
  • Basic Life Support/CPR card required.
  • Six months van transport experience preferred.
  • Demonstrates proficiency using the machines, tools, equipment and/or work aids appropriate for the position.

Available Benefits:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • 401k
  • Vacation