Community Health Systems Patient Sitter (PRN) in Brownwood, Texas

Description:

Brownwood Regional is looking for a non-licensed Patient Sitter that will work 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. Provides highest quality care to patients under the direction of the licensed staff in accordance with missions, goals, and objectives of Brownwood Regional Medical Center. 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.

Qualifications

Education: High school graduate or equivalent.

Job: Nursing Services

Organization: Brownwood Regional Medical Center

Location: TX-Brownwood

Requisition ID: 1843431

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.