Ascension Health Patient Sitter / Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital / PRN Rotating in Nashville, Tennessee

Job ID: 202676

Patient Sitter / Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital / PRN Rotating

Nashville, Tennessee

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: Patient Sitter

City, State: Nashville,TN

Location: Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital

Department: Nursing Administration

Additional Job Details: PRN Rotating

Job Description

Job Summary:

Performs basic patient monitoring activities under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN).

Responsibilities:

  • Remains at bedside of assigned patient at all times unless relieved by an appropriate staff member.

  • Assists in calming and/or reorienting patient in cases of agitation or confusion.

  • Removes visible hazards and/or broken equipment from immediate environment and reports as appropriate.

  • Assists with keeping patient's room clean, safe and orderly.

  • Contribute to Mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied with the Mission Statement: A. Service to the poor - Support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life.B. Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life.C. Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership.D. Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship.E. Creativity - Courageous Innovation.F. Dedication - Affirming hope and joy in our ministry.

  • Reports changes in the patient's condition and needs. All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • High School graduate or equivalent

Work Experience:

  • None required.

How To Apply

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

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