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Company: Exeter Hospital
Location: Exeter, NH
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Summary

The Patient Sitter will provide direct and constant visual observation of patients for their safety under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.

 Requirements:

  • High School or GED
  • BCLS within 30 days of hire
  • Strong communication and customer service skills

 Responsibilities:

  1. Provide constant observation to patients who are either suicidal, have a fall risk, or have behavioral management issues.
  2. Alert nurse if there is a change in the patients behavior or response that the observer is concerned about.
  3. Review observation care plan for the patient with the nurse at the beginning and end of shift.
  4. May assist the patient in routine activities of daily living under the direction of the nurse i.e. feeding, ambulating, grooming, toileting.
  5. May report food and/or liquid intake.


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