We Are Hiring:
Patient Attendant Full-time St. Thomas Midtown & West As a Patient Attendant at Ascension St. Thomas you will be responsible for basic patient monitoring activities under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN). The patient attendant is required to be with the patient at all times including while the patient is showering, performing basic hygiene, and toileting. This position requires someone with excellent attention to detail and a thick skin. Many cases a patient attendant will work with will be behavioral health cases. You must be flexible to float between the Midtown and West campuses as the need arises. What You Will Do:
Perform basic patient monitoring activities under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN).
Remain at bedside of assigned patient at all times unless relieved by an appropriate staff member.
Assist in calming and/or reorienting patient in cases of agitation or confusion.
Remove visible hazards and/or broken equipment from immediate environment and report as appropriate.
Record all observations.
What You Will Need:
High school diploma or GED required.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
As one of the largest health systems in the state, we offer rewarding careers across eight hospitals, in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities. We employ more than 8,000 associates and serve a 68-county area. As we continue to grow, we need compassionate caregivers to join us on our journey and to help influence care across our hospitals. We provide our associates with the support needed to re-energize, engage and experience the joy of caring for our patients. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance alone to support associate growth and development. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
Ascension Saint Thomas is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.
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