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Patient Sitter- Acute Care

Beloit Health System has an Immediate Sitter opening.

  • Do you want to make competitive salary, with generous benefits?
  • Are you looking for a new and challenging career in Healthcare?
  • Do you want to work for a Health System with over 50 years of experience that is known for our friendly atmosphere and focus on patients?

Then this Exciting Opportunity is for You!

The patient sitter provides visual assistance to patients at risk of falling or hurting themselves. They observe the patient for any behavior that could indicate potential and alert nursing staff immediately.

Job Duties:

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

  • Must be able to relate to patients, staff and families in a positive way.
  • Meet annual hospital mandatory education requirements.
  • Demonstrate use of call light system.
  • Demonstrate appropriate patient interaction.
  • Consistently practice patient safety.
  • Demonstrate use of patient beds and alarms.

PERIPHERAL JOB DUTIES

  • Demonstrate appropriate communication with nursing staff.
  • Report changes and unusual findings in patient condition in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrate effective teamwork behavior.
  • Effectively communicates patient/family concerns to appropriate personnel in a timely manner.

Job Requirements

KNOWLEDGE AND TRAINING

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Education as CNA, MA, EMT, or other medical field is preferred
  • CPR Certified within 3 months of hire

AUTHORITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY

  • Reports to the department director.

PHYSICALREQUIREMENTS

  • Requires the ability to see and hear at a level sufficient to perform job duties with or without reasonable accommodation.

Shift: Varied
Hours: Per Diem

We offer competitive pay. Our benefits package includes exceptional health and dental insurance, a generous vacation allowance, daycare assistance up to 25%, generous incentives, tuition reimbursement, retirement plan, employer-matched TSA, generous shift differential for qualifying shifts (2nd shift 15% of base pay, up to $5.00 per hour / 3rd shift 25% of base pay, up to $10.00/hour) discounted/free membership at out NorthPiointe Fitness Center and much more. EOE

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