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SCL Health Patient Sitter in Wheat Ridge, Colorado

You.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a SafetyAttendant / Patient Sitter.You're ready to roll up your sleeves. Eager to ask questions. And willing togo above and beyond to ease a patient's pain.You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible.Us. is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organizationthat focuses on person-centered care. Our 249-bed community-based hospitalprovides comprehensive, specialty care to the poor, the vulnerable, ourcommunities and each other. Dating back to 1905, we are proud of the richhistory and inspiring mission our hospital has embodied for over 110 years. are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generouspackage includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is morethan a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being.To that end, we've launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digitaltools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We alsooffer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.We.Together we'll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We'llhonor each other's dignity and surpass the standards we set. We'llencourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.We'll laugh at each other's jokes (even the bad ones). We'll helloand high five. We'll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value ofspirituality in healing.We're proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.Your day.As a Safety Attendant / Patient Sitter, you need to know how to:Observe patient behavior and maintains patient safety.Maintain an uninterrupted line of sight with the patient and assist thepatient in completion of daily personal care.Report any and all activity outside of established parameters to the NurseManager, Professional Registered Nurse, or delegated Licensed Practical Nurse.Obtain report from the assigned nurse or from the current sitter. Remain withthe patient until relieved for breaks, meals and shift change.Accompany patient to other departments when patient is scheduled fortests/treatments.Notify the patient's assigned nurse of any change in patient's mentalstatus or condition immediately. Notify the nurse of any safety concerns.Orientate patient on use of call bell, bed controls, phone, lights andbathroom.Your experience.We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is whywe require:High School Diploma or equivalent, requiredCurrent BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association or theability to obtain within sixty (60) days of hire (with priorapproval), requiredAt least one (1) year of experience in a healthcare setting, preferredYour next move.Now that you know more about being a Safety Attendant / Patient Sitter onour team we hope you'll join us. At SCL Health you'll reaffirm every dayhow much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race,color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or access to,or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or activities, oron the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and activities

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