Patient Monitor/Observer

    Marshfield Clinic
    Marshfield, WI
    Part-time
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    Job Description

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    Job Title:Patient Monitor/Observer

    Cost Center:150030 MfdHos-Video Monitoring

    Scheduled Weekly Hours:8

    Employee Type:Casual

    Work Shift:Casual; variable shifts (United States of America)

    Job Description:

    JOB SUMMARY

    The Patient Monitor/Observer is responsible for providing continuous observation and surveillance of assigned patients through video monitoring software. The individual will verbally redirect the patient from engaging in at risk behaviors and contact nursing staff if the patient requires assistance or serves as a threat to themselves or other staff members. This individual works under the direction of a Registered Nurse to provide a safe environment for an identified patient who is at an increased risk to cause harm to self.

    JOB QUALIFICATIONS

    EDUCATION

    For positions requiring education beyond a high school diploma or equivalent, educational qualifications must be from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education and Accreditation.

    Minimum Required: High school diploma or equivalent

    Preferred/Optional: None

    EXPERIENCE

    Minimum Required: Demonstrated proficiency with verbal communication skills and prioritizing simultaneous situations. Demonstrated proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite. Ability to perform physical requirements of the position.

    Preferred/Optional: Experience providing direct patient care in a hospital setting. Experience working as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or Medical Assistant (MA).

    CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES

    The following licensure(s), certification(s), registration(s), etc., are required for this position. Licenses with restrictions are subject to review to determine if restrictions are substantially related to the position.

    Minimum Required: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification awarded by the American Heart Association (AHA) within three months of hire.

    Preferred/Optional: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification awarded by the American Heart Association (AHA) at time of hire.

    Marshfield Clinic Health System is committed to enriching the lives of others through accessible, affordable and compassionate healthcare. Successful applicants will listen, serve and put the needs of patients and customers first.

    Exclusion From Federal Programs: Employee may not at any time have been or be excluded from participation in any federally funded program, including Medicare and Medicaid. This is a condition of employment. Employee must immediately notify his/her manager or the Health System's Compliance Officer if he/she is threatened with exclusion or becomes excluded from any federally funded program.

    Marshfield Clinic Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Posting ID: 552627698Posted: 2020-05-27