1. Once logged in, select the button at the bottom of the page labelled REQUEST PORTER

2. Begin typing the name of the patient to transfer in the box titled “Requested for”; a drop-down list will appear - select the correct patient.

  • If the patient is not on the list, select UNKNOWN.
  • If the request is not for a patient (e.g. blood products, equipment), select COLLECTION / DELIVERY

3. Enter request details:

  • In the FROM box, begin typing the patient or item’s current location; a drop-down list will appear - select the correct location.
  • In the TO box, begin typing the patient or item’s destination; a drop-down list will appear - select the correct location.
  • Select the NUMBER OF PORTERS required from the drop-down list - this defaults to one, but you can select any up to five
  • Add relevant NOTES in the optional free text area that might be useful for the porter to know - this might include mode of transport, equipment needed or any special instructions

4. Select the SUBMIT REQUEST button at the bottom of the page - a confirmation will appear at the top of the page and the request will be added to the porters’ request list

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