Patient Sitter PRN in Wytheville, VA at Wythe County Community Hospital

Date Posted: 6/18/2018

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Job Description

Wythe County Community Hospital

The Patient Sitter provides support to the patient care team as well as directly attending to certain specified needs of the patient.  The Patient Sitter provides constant observation and monitoring of assigned patients to ensure safety and prevention of injury under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.

Job Requirements

High school diploma or GED preferred.

Previous experience in health car environment preferred.

Prefer successful completion of nursing assistant course or equivalent.

Must be able to remain alert while continuously monitoring patient for extended periods of time.

Must be able to sit for extended periods of time while observing the patient.

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