Patient Safety Monitor - Carilion Giles Community Hospital (FLEX)

Giles, VA, US, 24134

Job Summary

This position is located the Carilion Giles Community Hospital in the ED.

 

It is a FLEX position, working variable shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays

 

The Patient Safety Monitor provides observation of assigned patients of all ages.

Duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  1. Maintain visual contact with assigned patient. 
  2. Follow suicide precaution protocol for 1:1s due to suicide patient. Remain within close proximity of the patient at all times.
  3. Document patient’s activity every 15 minutes.
  4. Provide appropriate documentation in patient medical record.
  5. Demonstrate effective communication skills.  Appropriately report patient observations and changes in patient status to licensed staff. Maintain confidentiality of patient information.
  6. May transport supplies within facility.

 

Become part of the team at Carilion Clinic, a community-based healthcare network that includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. Within our dynamic professional setting, your skills and experience will contribute to our exceptional patient experience.

 

Based in Roanoke, Virginia, we invite you to play an important role as we inspire optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Join our Magnet®-designated, award-winning organization, and learn how collaborating with a regional leader cited for clinical and workplace excellence can improve the quality of your career experience with extensive training, advancement potential, and state-of-the-art technology.


 

Minimum Qualifications

Education: High school graduate or GED preferred.

Other Minimum Qualifications:  Effective interpersonal, communication, and team work skills.   Must successfully complete orientation and competency validation for position.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 


Requisition Number: 31895 
Employment Status: Flex 
Location: CGCH - Carilion Giles Community Hospital 
Shift: Any Day, Any Shift 
Shift Details: variable shifts. Includes nights, weekends and holidays
Recruiter: SARAH R BOSWELL
Recruiter Email: srboswell@carilionclinic.org


This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

 


Nearest Major Market: Blacksburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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