Patient Care Sitter
Rush Oak Park Hospital in Oak Park, IL is hiring for Patient Care Sitters to provide direct visual surveillance for patients under the supervision of nursing staff. Provides continuous observation of adolescent, adult and elderly patients who may be unsafe to themselves or others. Notifies nursing staff to ensure optimal patient safety and patient comfort. Communicates frequently with patients, visitors, and co-workers. Uses judgement in order to maintain good will and promote cooperation with the patients or unit activities. Demonstrates the abilities to rotate through different units in the hospital and areas where assigned. Recognizes own limitations and seeks assistance as appropriate. Rounds on patient hourly and answer call lights, focusing on customer service
and patient requests to the appropriate parties (RN or PCT). Exemplifies the Rush mission, vision and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures.
High school diploma or equivalent is required
Prior clinical experience in an acute care setting is preferred but not required
Excellent communication and customer service skills
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