Patient and Employee Focused Organization Providing Whole Patient Care
Competitive Salaries and Comprehensive Benefits
Opportunities for Education Reimbursement for Career Advancement
Career Growth and Advancement Potential
Per Diem, Overnights 7pm-7am
You Will Be Responsible For:
Perform the role of the one-on-one Sitter for observation and patient safety
Sit with patients as assigned keeping the patient in site at all times.
Maintains direct line of vision of patient at all times
Patient must be monitored at all times including during toileting and bathing; privacy is to be maintained and staff are to utilize discretion
Reports any patient concerns directly to the nursing staff on the unit immediately
May deliver approved items to the patient at the direction of the clinical nursing staff
What You Will Need:
High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
Current BLS through AHA
Prior Hospital or Medical Experience Preferred
The Patient Sitter performs assigned duties and responsibilities specific to the role in a consistently safe, competent and compassionate manner under the direction of the assigned nurse. Assigned duties may include providing a direct and continuous line of vision for patient observation, suicide watch and providing companionship for the assigned patient. Sitter works in cooperation with all team members in an effort to accomplish departmental goals and objectives.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.