Patient Sitter Per Diem Days 7a-7p (s160)
Under the general supervision of the Director and the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Patient Sitter provides a variety of patient care activities and accommodative services for assigned patients. Sitter is responsible for providing patients with activities of daily living, basic nursing care within the scope of practice, assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment and provides direct supervision per policy and procedure to 1:1 patient assignments. Maintains an awareness of the condition and needs of the patient, provides care appropriate to the condition and age of the patient in the department.
List any license, certification or education required for this job (e.g. driver's license, RN License, HHA Certification, Master's Degree, etc.)
- Education 1: High School Graduate/Equivalent
- American Red Cross Basic Life Support CPR (BLS)
- Suicide Prevention within 90 days of hire
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