Job ID: 54672
Discipline: Nursing Support
Specialty: Sitter
Date Posted: October 12, 2021
Address: 410 W. 10TH AVE.
Location: Columbus, OH 43210
Start Date: October 29, 2021
Employment Type: Per Diem
Pay Rate: Call for details
Company: Nursefinders

Job Description & Requirements

The Patient Sitter, under the direction of the Registered Nurse, will observe and interact with individual patients to ensure safety.

Demonstrates ability to perform patient observation to ensure safety.
Observes the patient's action and behaviors to ensure patient safety.
Establishes a positive relationship with patients / families and reports patient / family concerns accurately and concisely to appropriate treatment team member.
Reports significant changes in the patient's behavior to the RN during the shift.
Reports signs of increasing agitation to the RN.
Reports to the RN at the end of shift--patient behavior, sleeping pattern, and other relevant information.
Ensures the comfort needs are met if monitoring patient directly at the bedside.
Responds promptly to patient call bells and patient needs.
Promptly reports changes in patient's condition to the RN.
Demonstrates personal accountability as evidenced by but not limited to:
Participates in implementing departmental initiatives.
Conducts self in professional manner in dress, actions, and interpersonal communication.
Ensure environment of safety for patients, significant others, and coworkers.
Informs Department Director / Supervisor / Clinical Manager of patient care situations and departmental problems as appropriate.
Demonstrates effective problem solving skills for clinical and departmental issues.

6 months experience within the last 3 years

Job Benefits

In addition to per diem nursing assignments that let you choose your location and schedule, Nursefinders offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Excellent Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Comprehensive Medical Benefits (for those determined to have worked full-time after a 12 month ACA eligibility period)
  • Supplemental Benefits: Dental, Vision, Medical Indemnity, Life Insurance with optional Critical Illness and Short Term Disability.
  • 401k
  • FREE Online CEU’s to all Active Staff’


About the Company

Nursefinders, an AMN healthcare company, is your trusted local and per-diem nursing staffing agency, offering thousands of top-quality nursing (RN) career opportunities in the locations and times that best suit your lifestyle. With a nationwide network of offices to serve you, Nursefinders has the most exclusive contracts with top-ranked hospitals and facilities across the nation. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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