This position is subject to the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for Steward Health Care Workforce. Employees in this position will be required to provide adequate proof of vaccination for COVID-19 by an FDA-approved vaccine prior to starting work. Steward will consider requests for exemptions from this vaccine requirement based on medical condition or sincerely held religious belief in accordance with applicable Federal laws.
Under the general supervision of the Clinical Director of assigned nursing unit and the direct supervision of a Charge Nurse, the Patient Sitter provides a variety of patient care activities and accommodative services for assigned patients.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
- High school graduate or equivalent.
- Previous experience in hospital or nursing home patient care preferred.
- Reference Steward Certification Grid for all required Certifications.
Steward Health Care complies with applicable Federal and State civil rights laws and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or disability. Steward Health Care does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or disability.