Nursefinders

Sitter

  • 54672
  • Nursing Support
  • Sitter
  • May 20, 2020
  • 410 W. 10Th Ave.
  • Columbus, OH 43210
  • 11:00 PM - 7:00 AM
  • November 11, 2020
  • Nursefinders
  • Per Diem
  • Call for details

Job Description & Requirements

Sitter

The Patient Sitter, under the direction of the Registered Nurse, will observe and interact with individual patients to ensure safety.

Responsibilities:
 
Demonstrates ability to perform patient observation to ensure safety.
Observes the patient's action and behaviors to ensure patient safety.
Establishes a positive relationship with patients / families and reports patient / family concerns accurately and concisely to appropriate treatment team member.
Reports significant changes in the patient's behavior to the RN during the shift.
Reports signs of increasing agitation to the RN.
Reports to the RN at the end of shift--patient behavior, sleeping pattern, and other relevant information.
Ensures the comfort needs are met if monitoring patient directly at the bedside.
Responds promptly to patient call bells and patient needs.
Promptly reports changes in patient's condition to the RN.
Demonstrates personal accountability as evidenced by but not limited to:
Participates in implementing departmental initiatives.
Conducts self in professional manner in dress, actions, and interpersonal communication.
Ensure environment of safety for patients, significant others, and coworkers.
Informs Department Director / Supervisor / Clinical Manager of patient care situations and departmental problems as appropriate.
Demonstrates effective problem solving skills for clinical and departmental issues.

Requirements:
6 months experience within the last 3 years
CPR/BLS

Facility Location

Known for its optimism and friendliness, the “Heart of Ohio” is the perfect city for anyone who longs for a dose of Midwestern congeniality and down-home warmth. Home to Ohio State University, this multi-faceted city boasts everything from top-of-the-line entertainment and world-class shopping to professional sports and a flourishing arts scene.

Job Benefits

In addition to per diem nursing assignments that let you choose your location and schedule, Nursefinders offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Excellent Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Comprehensive Medical Benefits (for those determined to have worked full-time after a 12 month ACA eligibility period)
  • Supplemental Benefits: Dental, Vision, Medical Indemnity, Life Insurance with optional Critical Illness and Short Term Disability.
  • 401k
  • FREE Online CEU’s to all Active Staff’
  • “Star Rewards”- performance incentives

 

About the Company

Nursefinders, an AMN healthcare company, is your trusted local and per-diem nursing staffing agency, offering thousands of top-quality nursing (RN) career opportunities in the locations and times that best suit your lifestyle. With a nationwide network of offices to serve you, Nursefinders has the most exclusive contracts with top-ranked hospitals and facilities across the nation. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.