Remains at bedside of assigned patient at all times unless relieved by an appropriate staff member. Provides calming and reorienting conversation with patient in cases of patient's agitation or confusion. Identifies and removes hazards from the patient and patient's environment, and reports as appropriate. May assist patient with performing activities of daily living, as delegated by supervising RN. May assist patient with performing activities of daily living, as delegated by supervising RN, including ambulating, toileting, assisting with bed making, positioning.
- High school diploma or equivalent
- AHA BLS Provider Certification
- Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision
- Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action