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Patient Sitter PRN Weekend Nights in DeLand, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 5/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    DeLand, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Patient Care
  • Travel
  • Shift
    5 - Weekend Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth DeLand

Job Description

Patient Care Technician II Certified AdventHealth Deland
Location Address: 701 West Plymouth Avenue, Deland Florida 32720
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Work Hours/Shift:
Per Diem
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Performs routine basic Patient Care Tech tasks and routines in a safe, competent, therapeutic and cost-effective manner include but not limited to the following:
  • Documentation, Monitoring, Hygiene, Procedures, Daily inventory                              
  • Assists patients with their activities of daily living including but not limited to basic 
    • hygiene, skin care, nutritional and dietary needs, elimination needs, physical activity  
    • needs and all comfort measures. Maintains respect and privacy at all times.
  • Performs basic patient care unit routines including but not limited to the following: obtain and document vital signs (temperature, pulse, blood pressure, and respirations), pass ice water every 4 hours, keep patient rooms stocked with gloves, replace unit sharp containers per policy, keep patient rooms in a reasonably clean and appropriate condition, keep patient bedside trays within
    • a safe reach at all times.
  • Assists with the collection and documentation of accurate intake and output information for assigned patients.    

What You Will Need:
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Current BLS through AHA
  • Prior Hospital or Medical Experience Preferred
Job Summary:

The Patient Sitter performs assigned duties and responsibilities specific to the role in a consistently safe, competent and compassionate manner under the direction of the assigned nurse. Assigned duties may include providing a direct and continuous line of vision for patient observation, suicide watch and providing companionship for the assigned patient. Sitter works in cooperation with all team members in an effort to accomplish departmental goals and objectives.

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

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