Patient Safety Technician

Posted: 
Jun 15, 2017

Patient Safety Technician's will perform the following duties: Under the direct supervision of the registered nurse, provides direct site constant observation to patient who are either suicidal, behavior management issues or an elopement risk who are placed on constant observation Notify the nurse if there is a change in the patients behavior or a response that the observer is concerned about Assists the patient in routine activities of daily living under the direction of the nurse i.e. feeding bathing, ambulating, grooming etc. Maintains a calm, clean therapeutic environment to promote patient safety Remains alert and mentally engaged for extended long periods of time Demonstrates respect for the diversity of patient and employee populations. High School Diploma or GED Equivalent Required.