Novant Health Tele-Sitter Monitor Technician in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Novant Health is seeking a Sitter Monitor Technician to provide virtual observation of selected patients for the purpose of identifying behaviors which are potentially hazardous to self or others in accordance with facility policies and procedures and reports needs and concerns to the licensed nurse. Works under the supervision of the nurse manager and under the direct supervision of the registered nurse to observe patients for harmful and/or dangerous behaviors. Performs other duties as assigned. This position has access to and knowledge of extremely sensitive, private and confidential materials. Ability to maintain the highest standard is required with zero tolerance. All the primary duties within this document will be performed according to established policies, procedures and guidelines within the department and Novant Health. #JoinTeamAubergine #NovantHealth. Let Novant Health be the destination for your professional growth.
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Education: High school diploma/GED required.Two years of an undergraduate or graduate Psychology, Social Work or Human Services if NOT Nurse Aide certified.
Experience: Minimum of one year in an acute hospital setting required. Minimum of one year as a Nurse Aide, Psychiatric Tech or other nursing support role required.
Additional skills required: Ability to successfully complete generic and department-specific skills validation and competency testing. Excellent data entry skills required.
Licensure/certification/registration: Descalation class within 90 days of hire required.
Additional skills preferred: Ability to successfully complete generic and department-specific skills validation and competency testing as applicable. Maintains acceptable standards set by those guidelines. Must have advanced computer and Windows experience. Must demonstrate appropriate communication skills and sensitivity to patient’s needs. Must be able to assess and interpret data about the patient’s status and identify behavioral needs to be reported to the nurse.
It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.
Our team members are part of an environment that fosters team work, team member engagement and community involvement.
The successful team member has a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.
All Novant Health team members are responsible for fostering a safe patient environment driven by the principles of "First Do No Harm".
External Posting Title: Tele-Sitter Monitor Technician
Job Opening ID: 2021-103715
Name: GWM Tele-Sitter Monitoring
External Company URL: https://www.novanthealth.org/careers.aspx