Observation Aid Nursing Sitter Per Diem Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Apopka, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    10/17/2019
  • Job ID:
    19019344
  • Job Family
    Patient Care
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Central Florida

Job Description


Description

Observation Aid Nursing Sitter PRN Days

 

Location Address: 2100 Ocoee Apopka Road, Apopka Florida 32703

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Nursing Sitter Department

  • AdventHealth Apopka is a seven-story, 120-bed hospital offering an extensive range of services including expanded surgical services, advanced surgical suites and a catheterization lab
  • The hospital also features a 30,000-square-foot emergency department with pediatric-friendly beds, imaging services, a full-service cafeteria, chapel, gift shop and on-site fire station
  • The hospital opened in December 2017, replacing the 50-bed hospital that AdventHealth had operated in downtown Apopka for more than four decades

Work Hours/Shift:   

Per Diem/Day 7:00am – 7:00pm

 

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Demonstrates qualities such as kindness, compassion, understanding, respect, sense of humor, discretion and confidentiality.
  • Communicates effectively through use of talking and listening.
  • Maintains mental and emotional stability, using a courteous and calm approach in all contacts with patients, visitors, and health care team members.
  • Assists in and documents the delivery of patient care by performing specific patient care tasks as directed by the RN. These tasks may include (but are not limited to):
  • Provides direct observation to 1-2 patients while performing the sitter role.
  • Hygienic care- bathing, dressing, and grooming; demonstrating these skills as necessary.
  • Feeds patient needing assistance or encouragement.
  • Familiarizing patient with environment.
  • Repositioning the patient as appropriate.
  • Assist with other activities of daily living.


Qualifications
What You Will Need:
Job Summary:

Under supervision of a professional nurse, Observation Aide provides continual observation to one or two patients, and assists the nursing staff in providing a clean, safe environment for the patient.  This may include performing specific duties and activities of daily living in caring for adult, adolescent, and pediatric patients.  



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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