Kadlec Patient Sitter in Richland, Washington
Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Patient Sitter to join our growing Patient Sitter team located in Richland, Washington!
Shift Details: Full- time, 0.9 FTE. Variable Shift. Shift include weekends.
- Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS
Student pursuing career in a patient care setting
Bi-lingual or multi-lingual skills
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
As a Patient Sitter you perform a variety of tasks to assist ensuring that the assigned patient(s) are safe and unable to harm themselves. Also perform non-direct patient care duties as assigned.
Assist professional nursing staff with direct observation of patients and by performing basic non-technical tasks under direction and supervision.
Provide secondary assistance with nursing staff for patient bed mobility and patient transfers.
Adhere to department procedures and standards.
Prepare room and bed for receiving patient, assuring a clean and safe environment.
Continue to observe patient's environment to ensure safety and comfort.
Communicate effectively with patients, families, and staff demonstrating a positive and caring attitude; demonstrates sensitivity to patient's emotional, social and mental health needs.
Recognize and reports changes in the patient and the environment following department procedures and standards.
Immediately alert nursing personnel to emergency situations.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.
Located in sunny Tri-Cities, WA, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: https://kadlec.jobs/about-us/
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 306960