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PATIENT SAFETY ADVOCATE - NURSING FLOAT in Reno, NV at Prime Healthcare Services Inc

Date Posted: 5/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsibilities

Department: Nursing Float

Status: Full Time

Shift: Nights

 

Under the supervision of an Registered Nurse, the patient Sitter 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.
Qualifications

Education and Work Experience

 

  1. High School Diploma or equivalent.
  2. Knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic computer skills.
  3. Ability to communicate in English orally and in writing.
  4. Within 90 days be eligible to participate in a C.N.A. Training program.
  5. BLS (AHA) certification within 90 days of hire and maintain current.

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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