Patient Observation Sitter/Companion - Nursing Administration - 603021 - PRN

Job ID
2017-1652
Category
Clinical Support
US-NM-Alamogordo

Overview

Responsible for the continuous improvement of quality care as it relates to providing Patient Observation Sitter/Companion services to inpatients/ER patients requiring the services of a patient sitter. Responsible for providing close and/or continuous observation of adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients who may be at risk for adverse events such as falls, self-injury, or harm to others.

Qualifications

·High School diploma or equivalent. 

·Current American Heart – HeartSaver or Basic Life Support (BLS) card or obtain within 30 days of hire.

·One year of relevant clerical or patient care experience preferable. A student RN or an unlicensed RN, LPN, or LVN graduate preferred.  Able to read/write English.  Requires audio acuity, visual acuity, manual dexterity, and clear audible speech.  Communicates effectively by voice or electronically.  Computer literate or trainable; experienced typist preferred.  Completes competency assessment as designated by policy.

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