Patient Companion System Pool


JOB REQUIREMENTS: We Are Hiring: Patient Companion- System Float- Pool
Begin your story with ProHealth Care System Float.Enjoy ourfeaturing our
own employees sharing why they choose ProHealth Care and what they enjoy
about working here. Schedule Details:Pool/ as needed position to support
all three campuses with 4, 8 or 12 hour shifts. One weekend shift every
6 week schedule and one holiday per year. This is not a temporary or
seasonal position. Compensation: Starting at $15.00/hr- increases with
experince About Us: System Float provides an exciting opportunity to
interact with a variety of staff members and patients throughout the
hospital division. The various units offer staff a refreshing change in
atmosphere. It also allows staff to expand their knowledge base and
continuously advance their practice. System Float team members travel to
all ProHealth Care hospitals and may work on any of the following
specialties: Medical/Surgical, Ortho/Neuro, Observation, Inpatient
Oncology, Heart Care, Intensive Care, and Behavioral Health. What You
Will Do: Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), the patient
companion (sitter) provides constant observation of patients. The sitter
assists in providing a safe environment for the patient. Verbal report
from the RN includes information regarding the patients identified
care needs, diagnosis, visual, auditory or language barriers, as well as
any special considerations. This role works directly with the patient in
his/her hospital room or works at a central visual monitoring station to
maintain constant visual observation of multiple patients. This position
requires a person who possesses a calming yet professional demeanor and
exhibits a positive attitude, excellent communication skills, and the
ability to work productively under stress. The position requires one to
be flexible in their assignments and the ability to work with a variety
of patient populations with a variety of medical and behavioral health
conditions. What you will need: High school diploma or a minimum of 2
years equivalent work experience The employee in this position must be
able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide a safe
environment for patient with a wide variety of medical and mental health
conditions. Must demonstrate the ability to communicate observed changes
in behavior/activity to the nursing staff Demonstrates understanding and
proficiency of… For full info follow application link. ProHealth Care
is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive work
environment and values the perspectives of our people. We maintain a
drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender
identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among
other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.