Constant Observer 1 | 24 hours per week | Nursing Float Pool

  • Great River Health
  • West Burlington, IA, USA
  • Mar 01, 2021

Job Description

Provides very basic patient care under the direction of a licensed nurse.  A competent person who assumes responsibility for observation of patient activities to maintain patient safety.  Provides reassurance to patients and family members. Works independently as well as functioning as a team member. Provides high quality care to the following patient populations: Geriatric, Medical/Surgical, Adult, Telemetry, and Psychiatric Issues. Job Details: Essential functions of the position: Observation of patients to ensure their safety and the safety of staff Observe patients' conditions/behavior and report changes to professional staff Cleaning and straightening of patients rooms Assist in the turning and repositioning of patients to prevent pressure ulcers Appropriate use of bed/chair alarms for fall prevention Document activities performed on the Frequent observation flow sheet documentation tool in an accurate and timely manner. Regular and reliable attendance Additional Job Details: Scheduled hours: 6:30pm-7:00am

Employment Type

Part time