Job Description

Sebastian River Medical Center (SRMC), a Steward Family Hospital, nationally-recognized facility located along Treasure Coast of Florida, offering high-quality care close to home. Housing over 150 beds, and fully-accredited by the Joint Commission, Sebastian River boasts over 100 affiliated physicians, over 650 nursing and ancillary staff, and nearly 200 volunteers. When patients are in need of acute hospital care, Sebastian River provides state-of-the-art technology, as well as comprehensive emergency services and award-winning surgical care.

Sebastian River Medical Center is committed to achieving the highest level of measurable quality and efficiency in the delivery of health care services that are responsive to the needs and values of our patients, physicians, employees, and visitors. Sebastian River Medical Center is currently undergoing a facility expansion by adding another 46 patient rooms and an Operating Room expansion in which we are excited to better serve our community.

A licensed Patient Sitter works 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 patients room. Exercises all duties consistent with the needs of all patients/customers. 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. High School Graduate or GED. Completion of Patient Sitter training. Successful completion of 2 days orientation period.

Requirements:

Current/Active Florida C.N.A. License

American Heart Association, BLS Certification

High School Diploma/Equivalent

Benefits

  • Flexible shifts
  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent differentials
  • National certification and higher education pay
  • Outstanding culture and employee satisfaction scores
  • Full benefits (medical, dental, vision, 401k)
  • Sick, vacation, and holiday time

Application Instructions

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