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We are searching for a Patient Sitter Texas Children's Hospital Woodlands Campus- someone who works well in a fast-paced hospital setting. In this position, you provide a safe environment for patients, under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN).
Think you’ve got what it takes?
Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s, unless approved for a medical or religious exemption.
High school diploma or GED
Mental Health experience highly preferred
Ability to demonstrate age appropriate care, work well with others, and follow directions from all staff members
Able to prioritize and organize the workload
Able to respond quickly to requests
Must be able to interact with people of all levels
Knowledge of basic nursing care
Sitters are responsible for remaining with the assigned patient at all times during their assigned shift
Assists the R.N. to provide an environment conducive to safety for patients, visitors and employees
Assists in identifying patient response to care provided and reports patient condition to the RN to assure achievement of desired outcomes
Demonstrates willingness and ability to acquire new knowledge, demonstrate new skills needed to improve individual, team, and organizational performance
Attends mandatory training and development activities and meets institutional and departmental health and safety requirements by established deadlines
Remains current in unit/hospital information and job expectations and training
Demonstrates positive and effective interpersonal skills when dealing with patients/families, visitors, peers and other health care team members
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