UnityPoint Health Patient Companion in Fort Dodge, Iowa
As Needed - PRN
Shifts vary - 4, 8 & 12 hour shifts. Weeknights and weekends available.
Provides 1:1 direct observation to assigned patient to prevent patient self-injury in a situation where patient/family is unable to do so.
Communicates with assigned nursing/nursing support staff on assigned area immediately in case of emergency, or as needed to provide patient care on routine basis.
Demonstrates initiative to improve quality and customer service.
Abides by all hospital and departmental policies.
Must be able to communicate effectively with people of diverse professional, educational and lifestyle backgrounds.
Demonstrates the UnityPoint Health Values and Standards of Behaviors as well as adheres to policies and procedures and safety guidelines.
Demonstrates ability to meet business needs of department with regular, reliable attendance.
Employee maintains current licenses and/or certifications required for the position.
Practices and reflects knowledge of HIPAA, TJC, DNV, OSHA and other federal/state regulatory agencies guiding healthcare.
High School graduate or GED,
Familiarity with healthcare environment preferred.
Requisition ID: 2021-92108
Street: 802 Kenyon Rd
Name: 7020 UnityPoint Health Trinity Regional Medical Ctr
Name: Nursing Float
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): .01
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: As Needed; nights and weekends
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org