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Henrico Doctors Hospital

Patient Safety Attendant Sitter

Richmond, VA, United States
Full-time • Days (rotating weekends)
Nursing Support   Job ID: 00448-60184
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SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time


Are you passionate about delivering superior, patient-centered care? At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to caring for patients with purpose and integrity. We care like family! Jump-start your career as a Patient Safety Attendant / Patient Sitter today with Henrico Doctors Hospital

 

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Henrico Doctors Hospital, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:

    • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
    • Student Loan Repayment
    • Paid Personal Leave
    • 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)
    • Identity Theft Protection discounts
    • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
    • Adoption Assistance
    • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

 

We are seeking a Patient Safety Attendant /Patient Sitter to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care.  Did you get into our industry for these reasons? We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do.  We want you to apply now!

 

The Patient Safety Attendant (PSA) participates in high-quality, patient-centered care by providing continuous observation and monitoring for high risk patients.  In collaboration with the patient care team, the PSA ensures the patient environment is free of obstacles and minimizes risk of falls and accidental or intentional self-harm.  The Sitter may also assist with activities of daily living

 

  • You will maintain a direct line of sight with patient at all times, including while family and/or visitors are in the room. Accompany patient and ensure patient safety during transportation, testing, and procedures occurring away from the patient’s normal environment.
  • Intervene as needed to prevent patient from harming self or others.  Seek immediate assistance for escalating incidents.
  • Establish a safe, risk-free patient environment by utilizing knowledge of fall prevention protocols, infection control measures, and self-harm prevention
  • You will monitor the patient’s physical and emotional condition.  Report any changes in status promptly while remaining direct line of sight with the patient.
  • Demonstrate caring and empathy in all interactions and advocate for patient and family-centered approach in all decisions and actions.

                                                  

Henrico Doctors’ Hospital is a 340-bed Level II Trauma Center offering a full range of healthcare services. We offer specialized vascular surgery, Neurosurgery, a comprehensive certified stroke center, orthopedics and groundbreaking diagnostic imaging. We're also a national trendsetter in kidney transplants through the Virginia Transplant Center and as part of the Virginia Institute of Robotic Surgery; we lead the state in minimally-invasive procedures with da Vinci robotic-assisted surgeries. 

Qualifications

  • One year experience in a healthcare setting is preferred
 
 
 
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply!. We promptly review all applications and highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!
 
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 

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Nursing Support
Full-time • Days (rotating weekends)

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