Texas Health Resources Patient Sitter-PRN-Day Shift-THA in Allen, Texas
Texas Health Allen seeks to hire a Patient Sitter to work on a PRN or as needed basis to provide coverage with the location.
This opportunity will be working at our Allen Hospital campus located at 1105 Central Expressway North in Allen, TX 75013.
The work schedule for this opportunity will be day shift, 7a (0700) to 7p (1900) and includes rotating weekends and holidays.
The salary range for this opportunity is from 12.00 to a maximum of 15.86, based on relevant experience as listed on your resume.
At Texas Health we are dedicated to finding people to help us fulfill our commitment to make health care human again. We staff our exemplary hospitals with health care professionals who approach every patient, every colleague, every physician and every family member with compassion. Come join us on our Journey as we rise to the next level.
Stays in room, as appropriate, and watches patient at all times.
Collects data on patient's activities/verbalization as requested and reports findings to nurse.
Reports any unusual verbal or physical activities via call bell, emergency call bell, or Vocera.
Coordinates with staff when lunch, dinner, or restroom break needed.
Notifies staff for any patient requests, such as bathroom, re-positioning.
In collaboration/consultation with nurse, incorporates cultural/religious needs and beliefs into delivery of care.
Attends training and education appropriate to care setting and practice
Takes action to protect patient rights and/or preferences.
Follows chain of command.
Participates in the process improvement activities within the department/hospital as requested
Follows accepted scheduling guidelines.
The ideal candidate for this opportunity will possess the following qualifications:
High School Diploma or Equivalent required
Some previous hospital experience is preferred
Licenses and Certifications Required
BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support within 30 days of hire
High degree of confidentiality, patience and positive interpersonal sills
Extreme Heat 1-33%
Extreme Cold 1-33%
Extreme Swings in Temperature 1-33%
Extreme Noise 1-33%
Working Outdoors 1-33%
Working Indoors 67% or more
Mechanical Hazards 1-33%
Electrical Hazards 1-33%
Explosive Hazards 1-33%
Fume/Odor Hazards 1-33%
Dust/Mites Hazards 1-33%
Chemical Hazards 1-33%
Toxic Waste Hazards 1-33%
Radiation Hazards 1-33%
Wet Hazards 1-33%
Other Conditions 1-33%
Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.