HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Sitter / CNA / Safety Attendant - Full Time Nights 7p-7a in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

General Description:

Under direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, performs routine tasks in patient care.

Essential Function/Duties:

Takes temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure. Collects specimens, assists in physical examinations. Has input to an individualized and prioritized patient problem list and plan of care. Carries out physician and nursing orders as directed by the RN. Takes emergency action as required. Reports symptoms and significant changes in patient’s condition to RN. Transports patients to and from various treatment centers when necessary. Assists transporters in moving patients in and out of stretchers and wheelchairs. Keeps the patient’s room in clean and orderly condition; makes beds, replaces soiled linen. Assists in restocking rooms with supplies and equipment as directed. As needed, sits with patients to ensure safety and well-being of patient.

Minimum Qualifications:

**Experience: *One (1) year of experience performing direct patient care; hospital experience preferred; BLS required

Physical Requirements (with or without accommodation):

Must be able to climb, kneel and stoop and perform assigned duties. Work requires frequent walking, standing, pushing, moving and lifting of objects. Must be able to stand for 4-5 hours per day and walk for 4-5 hours per day. Must have sufficient manual dexterity to operate equipment. Must have clarity of vision to read charts, report, equipment displays.

*Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: *

Knowledge of basic nursing techniques and procedures. Ability to communicate effectively, and follow written and oral instructions; and to maintain effective working relations with others.

Title: Sitter / CNA / Safety Attendant - Full Time Nights 7p-7a

Location: Oklahoma-Oklahoma City-OU Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00322-24539