AdventHealth Patient Sitter PRN Days in Zephyrhills, Florida
Nurse Tech PRN 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
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
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 situations
Considers factors related to safety, effectiveness, cost and impact on practice in the delivery of nursing services.
Is knowledgeable and complies with the stated institutional activities and expectations.
Has effective communication between all team members, patients, and families.
Maintains a safe environment for patients, coworkers, and visitors.
Does not provide direct patient care.
Alarms Registered Nurse with patient problems, concerns, or requests.
Maintains patient confidentiality, uses universal precautions, adheres to isolation requirements.
Assists to keep environment clean and uncluttered for safety reasons.
Demonstrates safety in sitting with patients while in restraints, or fall precaution.
Conforms to dress code, time and attendance policies.
Demonstrates commitment to professional and personal growth.
Completes all mandatory educational requirements.
Attends required hospital wide meetings and attends at least 75% of unit staff meetings (reviews meeting minutes if not attended).
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Must have ability to follow written and verbal instructions effectively.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
One or more years in a clinical/ hospital setting.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
· High school diploma
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
One year, or more, experience as a Patient Sitter or Psychiatric Tech
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
· AHA BLS
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.