Patient Safety Attendant PRN
Company: Doctors Hospital of Augusta
Posted on: August 28, 2020
Description SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role?
We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's
largest provider of healthcare services as a Patient Safety
As a PRN employee you'll enjoy:
- Flexible scheduling
- Competitive pay
- 401(k) with employer match
- Employee Stock Purchase ProgramAdditionally, you will have a
great opportunity for growth as you'll be joining one of the
largest and most successful hospital organizations in the
world.Additionally, you will have a great opportunity for growth as
you'll be joining one of the largest and most successful hospital
organizations in the world.You contribute to our success. Every
role has an impact on our patients lives and you have the
opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for dedicated
professional like you to be a part of our department team. Join us
in our efforts to better our community!
As a safety attendant in our department, you will deliver
high-quality, patient-centered care by performing a variety of
important patient care services related to common nursing functions
and activities of daily listing. Under supervision of the RN, you
will assist the nursing staff in providing patient care with your
skills and training and in accordance with the needs of our
department. The Patient Care Technician will consistently assist
the patient care team by maintaining a clean, well-organized and
safe patient care environment.
Under thesupervision of the nursing staff, our Patient Sitter
provides personal careservices and continuous observation of
patients in need of constantsupervision. This role as Patient
Sitter is integral in maintaining the safest caresetting for our
patients.What you will do inthis role:
- Youwill stay with the patient at all times during assigned duty
being relieved forbreaks and meals.
- Youwill prepare meal trays; clear bedside table, remove cover
from food, opencontainers.
- Youwill reorient the patient as appropriate; time, place,
- Youwill straighten bed, change bed linens when patient is out
of bed. Straightenup patient s room and care for flowers.
- Youwill provide the patient fluids and ice, as permitted.
- Youwill accompany patient off the unit as needed.
- Youwill read and converse with the patient.
Qualifications What qualifications you may need:
- Highschool diploma or equivalent is required.
- Preferredyear of experience in healthcare. Doctors Hospital of
Augusta is a 350+ bed HCA Healthcare facility located near the
Georgia-South Carolina state border. Doctors Hospital is well known
for its Joseph M. Still Burn Center, the largest burn center in the
country, which sees more than 3,000 patients annually. In addition,
the burn center was granted a special burn designation as part of
the Georgia Trauma Care Network. This designation included a
rigorous review program administered by the American Burn
Association (ABA) and the American College of Surgeons (ACA).
Doctors Hospital is certified as a Primary Stroke Center, as well
as an accredited Chest Pain Center and is designated a Center of
Excellence in Women s Health Surgery. At Doctors Hospital, we have
a highly trained team to care for serious emergencies. As an , our
ER team is ready 24-hour a day to take care of critically ill or
injured patients. Fully-staffed 24/7 with board-certified trauma
surgeons and a team of experienced professionals, life-saving
surgery is available within minutes of arrival. Patients are cared
for in two dedicated trauma bays in our Emergency Department. HCA
Healthcare, the parent company of Doctors Hospital of Augusta, has
been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere
Institute since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated
$3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured
discounts, and other uncompensated expenses. We are a family
270,000 strong! Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing
applications immediately. Highly qualified candidates will be
promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit
your resume today to join our community of caring!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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