We are establishing a per diem pool of Safety and Activities Companions who will assist on a medical/surgical floor or in the Emergency Department.
ou will be responsible to consistently monitor patients who are at risk for potential injury, self injury and/or eating disorder or dysfunction.
As appropriate, the Companion will assist with daily patient hygiene needs, ensure patient status is communicated to other members of the care team and will engage patients in activities as indicated.
EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE; CERTIFICATION/LICENSURE:
High school graduate or GED.
Employees hired prior to 2004 are required to obtain BLS certification by December 31, 2006.
Employees hired after January 1, 2005, are required obtain BLS certification within one year of the date of hire.
Saratoga Hospital - 2 years ago