DIRECT OBSERVER / Per Diem / Varied shifts
Florida Hospital Heartland Division - Sebring, FL

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DIRECT OBSERVER / Per Diem / Varied shifts - 144789 Description
      Provide direct observation of one assigned patient who is at high risk for injury due to various medical conditions. The Direct Observer does not perform personal care, engage in conversations with the patient regarding his/her medical or psychiatric condition or plan of care nor does he/she offer suggestions. The Direct Observer will refer the patient to the nurse to answer any questions regarding care. The Direct Observer summons the nurse assigned to address any indentified patient needs, monitors the patient's verbalizations, and immediately informs the nurse if the patient expresses any idea or intention to hurt self/others or leave without physician's permission (elopement or Against Medical Advice {AMA}). He/She works under the direct clinical supervision of the Registered Nurs e Education/Experience: High school graduate or equivalent (Required) Excellent organizational and interpersonal communication skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, families, peers, and supervisors Certificates, Licenses and Registrations: BLS (Required)

      Job : Other Clinical Professional
      Organization : Florida Hospital Heartland Division
      Primary Location : US-FL-Sebring

      Schedule : Per Diem
      Shift : Weekend
      Job Level : Entry Level
      Education Level : High School Diploma / GED
      Travel : No
      Job Posting : Feb 6, 2013, 5:28:31 PM

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