Jun 16, 2021

PATIENT SITTER

  • Salina Regional Health Center
  • Salina, KS, USA

Job Description

  • POSITION SUMMARY
    • Position Summary:
      • The Patient Sitter provides support to the nursing staff by observing the patient to prevent patient injury to include: acts to prevent a confused patient from falling, leaving the unit or pulling out intravenous lines or other tubes, etc. or prevent the suicidal patient from intentionally committing self-harm. Works under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse assigned to the patient.
  • POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
    • Minimum Education
      • High school graduate or GED preferred
    • Minimum Experience
      • Hospital experience preferred.
    • Required Registration/License/Certification
      • None