Patient Sitter / Nursing Administration / PRN

Code: 4638
Department: Nursing Administration
Hours: PRN (Nights, Weekends and Holidays Required)
Application: Click here to apply

Summary

The patient sitter will provide services of a sitter for any patient on a patient care unit who has been assessed to require constant observation in order to maximize his or her safety. The sitter will perform a variety of routine duties to assist in the delivery of patient care.

Requirements

High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent. CPR certification is preferred. Formal training or equivalent experience such as, nursing assistant, C.N.A., EMT preferred. The ability to communicate effectively and document information accurately. Ability to deal efficiently and effectively with a wide variety of individuals. Knowledge of basic medical terminology and basic computer knowledge is preferred. Previous hospital or nursing home experience also preferred. Ability to move or lift patients and equipment.

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