January 25, 2023
Many delivery jobs require you to either work a schedule determined by the company or by the average consumer or passenger. Becoming a medical courier for SDS-Rx allows you to be your own boss while playing a critical role in the medical supply chain. You determine when you work and for how long.
What does a medical courier do?
As a medical courier for SDS-Rx, you are delivering important packages, medicines, supplies and more to dedicated healthcare facilities or hospitals in your local area, on a schedule you determined works best for you.
Is a medical courier an independent contractor?
Yes, medical couriers for SDS are 1099 contracted drivers or have their own LLC. Being an independent contracted driver allows you flexibility and freedom to manage your own schedule and work balance. While it may seem way out of reach to start your own business as an Independent Contractor for a medical delivery service, it only takes a few steps to get your business up and running, and the SDS team can assist in walking you through the process.
Do you already have to have delivery driver experience to become a medical courier?
No previous delivery driver experience is needed to become a medical courier. Compared to many other delivery and driver jobs the requirements are attainable for just about anyone from any background.
What are the requirements to get started?
A few requirements to know about in becoming a medical delivery driver for SDS-Rx are:
- Must be 21 years old or older
- Have a valid driver’s license and 3 (three) years of driving experience in the United States
- Have a good driving record
- Own your own vehicle
- Meet the required vehicle insurance minimums
- Finally, have or be willing to establish an LLC if your state requires it.**
Don’t worry if you are unsure on how to set up an LLC or how to change your insurance requirements as SDS-Rx is here to assist and our partners can walk you through the process.
What skills does a medical delivery driver need?
The most important skill is good customer service. As a medical delivery driver your work is crucial to patients and medical facilities. Without medical delivery drivers’ patients could suffer without much needed medication and treatments. Having great customer service and delivering packages with SDS-Rx is delivering hope to patients across the country.
What are the benefits of becoming a medical deliver driver for SDS?
- Be your own boss – you determine when you want to provide delivery services and for how long
- Schedule flexibility
- Drive your own vehicle
- Drive with Purpose – important medical deliveries to people in need
- Drive packages, not people – never worry about who’s getting in your car
With a strong customer base throughout the US, SDS-Rx has Independent Driver opportunities throughout the country and most likely in an area near you!
If being your own boss, determining your own schedule, and making a difference in healthcare sounds good to you, contact SDS-Rx today! https://www.sds-rx.com/drivers/Back to News