Saint Francis Health System Companion, Patient in Muskogee, Oklahoma
ECB - Variable hours - minimal benefits / non-benefits Eligible Position
ECB ‘as needed’ requires the availability of at least 32 hours per month (including 16 weekend hours) and 1 major holiday per year
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Observes and reports patient's condition, activities, and needs to licensed nurse accurately and in a timely manner.
Organizes and prioritizes tasks for maximum efficiency and patient comfort.
Demonstrates knowledge appropriate to patient population, including notifying staff when needing to leave patient room.
Performs environmental activities to maintain and clean and orderly patient room/unit.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Supports unit/hospital goals through PI and educational activities.
Job Summary : The Patient Companion sits with patients that are on suicide precautions, have eating disorders, have an Adult Detention Order, or are of harm to themselves or others.
Education: High School Diploma or GED.
Licensure, Registration, and/or Certification : None.
Work Experience : 0 - 6 months of related experience.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
EOE Protected Veterans/Disability