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Hackensack Meridian Health Patient Sitter - One To One Nursing - F/T with Benefits Evening in Edison, New Jersey

Patient Sitter - One To One Nursing - F/T with Benefits Evening

Job ID
2021-104423

Department
One To One Nursing Care

Site
JFK Medical Center

Job Location
US-NJ-Edison

Position Type
Full Time with Benefits

Standard Hours Per Week
40

Shift
Evening

Shift Hours
3p.m. - 11p.m.

Weekend Work
Every Other Weekend

On Call Work
No On-Call Required

Holiday Work
Four of 6

Overview

How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

Responsibilities

A day in the life of a Patient Sitter at Hackensack Meridian includes:
The Patient sitter works under the direction of the Registered Nurse.
Assists the professional Nursing staff by providing direct observation (no direct care) of patients with behavioral changes.
Maintains a safe environment and engages the patient in diversional activities.
Reports any changes in the patient's behavior to the nurse.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED required
Previous hospital experience preferred
If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today

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