Job: PATIENT SITTER -PD

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Job Description

Deer Valley Med Center
Phoenix, AZ

Nursing Support

Sitters

On-Call

Days

6:00am-6:00pm

.8

69612

POSITION SUMMARY

The PATIENT SITTER Assures patient safety by providing constant supervision within scope of responsibilities. Performs a variety of non-clinical basic patient care tasks. Demonstrates highest level of professionalism: maintains a compassionate and pleasant manner to assure patient dignity and safety; maintains patient confidentiality and privacy; treats patient and family with respect. Uses appropriate safety techniques and standard precautions, as evidence by proper isolation attire and appropriate hand cleansing techniques. The staff member must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient served on his / her assigned unit.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION: HS Coursework.

EXPERIENCE: None

CERTIFICATION/LICENSURE: Requires the successful completion of HonorHealth's sitter class within 30 days of hire. BLS Training.