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AdventHealth Patient Sitter PRN Days Nursing Administration in Zephyrhills, Florida

Description

Patient Sitter PRN-(As Needed) AdventHealth Zephyrhills

Location Address: 7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills

  • FH Zeph/Dade City Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row “2017-2019” by the Women’s Choice Award

  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018

  • One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group

  • Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades

  • First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Demonstrates “Caring and Patient First” Behaviors.

  • Introduces self to patient and explains role to patient, introduces on –coming sitter.

  • Properly use stretcher, wheelchair, and beds during transport.

  • Knowledge of Regulatory requirements related to Baker/Marchman Act

  • Ability to communicate (verbal and written) effectively and document information accurately.

  • Demonstrates respect for human dignity and self-worth, interacts with the patients in a non-judgmental manner.Is respectful and aware of cultural diversity.

  • Maintains patient privacy 100% of the time.

  • Acknowledges patients in a friendly manner.

  • Demonstrates care for one another and respect for each person’s unique circumstance.

  • Ability to deal efficiently and effectively with a wide variety of individuals.

  • Ability to remain calm and focused during stressful and/or emotionally charged situation

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED :

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to read and speak English proficiently

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED :

  • AHA BLS

  • High school diploma

Job Summary:

The Patient Sitter responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provides the services of an observer for any patient on a patient care unit who has been assessed to require constant observation in order to maximize his/her safety.

  • The needs and concerns of the patients are acknowledged by sensing, helping, acknowledging, respecting, and explaining.

  • Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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