HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Patient Sitter PRN in Kingwood, Texas

Kingwood Medical Center – Kingwood, Texas

Patient Sitter

Shift: PRN

Kingwood Medical Center is currently looking for a Patient Sitter .

The most advanced hospital services available in the Houston area are right in your own backyard at Kingwood Medical Center. As part of the nationwide HCA Healthcare system, Kingwood patients have access to advanced medical care and physicians trained at top hospitals. HCA and Kingwood Medical Center also provide the communities of Northeast Houston, Humble, New Caney and Cleveland, Texas with education and outreach programs.

Our doctors, nurses and staff are committed to preserving and extending the health of our patients. Here are just a few ways we show that commitment:

· 24-hour emergency room · Innovative and customized cardiovascular services, including heart and vascular surgery · State of the art imaging and endoscopy services for more accurate diagnosis and treatment plans · Inpatient rehab for physical recovery from stroke, trauma, orthopedic injuries and more · Neurosciences program including our Joint-Commission-accredited Primary Stroke Center and the Sleep Center of Excellence · Women’s Center and pediatric services with access to pediatric specialists 24/7

The Patient Sitter has the responsibility of supporting the mission of the hospital, while maintain a safe environment for the patient at all times. Provides a safe and efficient care of the patient assigned.

Assist with transfer or transportation of patients from one area within the hospital to another. Maintains work area and cost of supplies used. Maintains patients’ modesty at all times. Employee is responsible for knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric population. Employee is responsible for providing one to one observation of a patient, working in controlled and/or uncontrolled patient care situations.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: * BLS issued by the American Heart Association Healthcare Provider * Texas C.N.A. license, strongly preferred * Experience working with the public and excellent communication skills required * Experience in patient care/transportation preferred

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Patient Sitter PRN

Location: Texas-Kingwood-Kingwood Medical Center - Kingwood

Requisition ID: 03198-90102