One on One Sitter- InPt Nursing Units (PRN; Variable shift options)
Hays Medical Center
Position Summary / Career Interest:
Provides assistance to the nursing staff by participating in and performing basic one -on-one bedsidecare helping with everyday tasks, help keep the patient safe and provide companionship.
Ability to learn and maintain organizational policies, procedures and standards to assist in the delivery of patient care.
Ability to provide interpersonal communication, engaging and/or changing focus of patient from undesired behavior(s)
Ability to communicate effectively with patient, staff and family members.
Provides companionship by talking to, playing games with, or going for walks with patient as directed/allowed by nursing staff
Maintain a safe physical environment for patient
Ability to determine when help from nursing staff or security is appropriate and/or necessary
Ability to use computer and software to communicate, clock in/out, schedule and complete education requirements
Basic Life Support within two weeks of hire.
Associates or Bachelors degree in healthcare related field.
Previous hospital experience
Ideal candidates may be retired allied health/nursing professionals.
HIPAA: This position will have access to the following Protected Health Information in order to carry out the duties related to their position at Hays Medical Center based on the following criteria:
Primary - required (routine) to do the job
Secondary - required for the job, but mostly be exception
None - no approved access
Description of Information Level
Patient Demographic Information (information used to identify a person): Name, Date of Birth, Address, Race, Marital Status, Religion
Clinical Information (information that describes a patient's health status): Diagnosis, Reports/Medical Notes, Test Results, Problem List, Procedures, History and Physical
Financial Information/Insurance (information related to insurance, billing and payment): Billing Information, Payer Name, Payer ID, Account Balances, Plan Elements Covered, Payment Information, Payment Rates
Coding Information (clinical information that is in (alpha) numeric format): ICD Codes, Rev Codes, CPT Codes
Initial and Ongoing training in dealing with infection control. Trainings could include but are not limited to, blood borne pathogens, bodily fluids and bio hazardous materials as it applies to your daily work environment.
Job Requisition ID:
Need help finding the right job?
We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Create a custom Job Alert by selecting criteria that suit your career interests.