Community Health Systems Patient Sitter in Bullhead City, Arizona
A non-licensed Patient Sitter works under the supervision and guidance of a staff nurse to provide observation of patients as a "sitter" only. Assists with helping a nursing employee when entering a patient's room. Exercises all duties consistent with the needs of all patients/customers. Observes a patient or close observation of several patients. Respects all aspects of confidentiality with behavioral health patients. Attends Behavioral Health monthly Grand Rounds or watches the video. Observes room for safe environment for behavioral health patient(s), visitors and staff members. Observes patient for any behavior that could indicate potential problems for patient or staff and alerts nursing staff immediately.
High School Graduate or GED. Completion of Patient Sitter training. Successful completion of 2 days orientation period.
Job: Nursing Services
Organization: Western Arizona Regional Medical Center
Location: AZ-Bullhead City
Requisition ID: 1843446
This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.