PATIENT SAFETY ADVOCATE - NURSING FLOAT POOL in Reno, NV at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 4/30/2021

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  • Location:
    235 West 6th Street
    Reno, NV
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Responsibilities Nursing Float Pool

12 hr, day shift

Full time


Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Patient Safety Advocate maintains constant visual observation of assigned patient. Assists in the provision of a safe and clean environment. Communicates observations of the patient’s activity and behavior on a regular basis to the assigned nurse. Communicates in a professional manner and demonstrates respect for patient, families/significant other and other health care members. Offers support to peers and staff.

Education and Work Experience


High School Diploma or equivalent.Knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic computer skills.Ability to communicate in English orally and in writing.Within 90 days be eligible to participate in a C.N.A. Training program.BLS (AHA) certification within 90 days of hire and maintain current.Behavioral Violence Prevention (BVP) training within 90 days of hire and every two years thereafter.Employees must be in their current position for a minimum of six calendar months and not received any disciplinary action within the last six months to apply and be considered for a transfer.


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