The occupation code you requested, 31-1015.00 (Orderlies), is no longer in use. In the future, please use 31-1132.00 (Orderlies) instead.
Transport patients to areas such as operating rooms or x-ray rooms using wheelchairs, stretchers, or moveable beds. May maintain stocks of supplies or clean and transport equipment. Psychiatric orderlies are included in Psychiatric Aides.
Sample of reported job titles:
Attendant, Operating Room Assistant, Orderly, Patient Care Assistant (PCA), Patient Care Technician (PCT), Patient Escort, Patient Transporter, Radiology Transporter, Transporter
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021 wage data
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