Providence Health & Services Patient Sitter - Emergency Services in Olympia, Washington
Providence is calling a Patient Sitter (0.9 FTE, Day Shift) to work in the Emergency Services at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olypia, WA.
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For External Caregivers Only: 1,500 Sign-On Bonus, $750 upon starting, and an additional $750 at the completion of 12 months of employment.
Under the direction of the Nurse Manager, Assistant Nurse Manager, or Designee, the Patient Sitter will perform a variety of tasks to ensure that the assigned patient(s) remains safe. This may include close, continuous observation to maintain patient safety, comfort, and a safe patient care environment. Basic patient care tasks may be delegated by the Registered Nurse. The attendant will document all patient observation and care activities. Also performs non-direct patient care duties as assigned.
In this position you will:
Maintain and promote positive, open and honest interpersonal relationships with customers (physicians, employees, visitors, patients, and other PSHMC publics). Provide high quality service to all customers; focuses on understanding customers’ needs and follows through. Demonstrate respect for the capabilities, different cultures and or personalities of co-workers and Medical Center publics within the mission/values of PSHMC.
Promote and demonstrate effective, open and honest written and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrate self-management behaviors which reflect a positive image of PSHMC, following established policies and procedures and promote an efficient, cost effective work environment.
Demonstrate good stewardship of resources by treating property of customers, Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and co-workers with care and respect.
Work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of staff and other disciplines for problem solving without blaming.
Demonstrate flexibility by readily adapting to different situations to complete work.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Must obtain CNA license with WA State within fifteen (15) months of hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Enrolled in or Completion of CNA course
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173- acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits
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Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 324097