Community Health Systems Patient Sitter in Ronceverte, West Virginia

Description:

A non-licensed Patient Sitter works under the supervision and guidance of a professional staff nurse to provide observation of patients as a “sitter only. The Patient Sitter must promote good public relations for the department while maintaining patient/customer confidentiality. Patient sitters are designed to assist in maintaining a safe environment and remain with the patient at all times to provide on-going observation of the patient and alerts the nursing staff as patient care needs arise.Assistant performs routine duties within the limits of training and certification in caring for the hospitalized patient. The care is rendered under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Performs other duties related to the work described herein.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Qualifications

Education: High School diploma or equivalent preferred.

Experience : Previous experience working in a health care setting is desired, but not required.

Job: Medical / Surgical Unit

Organization: Greenbrier Valley Medical Center

Location: WV-Ronceverte

Requisition ID: 1816848