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Patient Safety Observer *

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HCA Riverside , CA 92501

Posted 4 months ago

Riverside Community Hospital, Founded in 1901, is a 373 licensed bed, full-service acute care hospital in the heart of the Inland Empire. RCH has been recognized as a Top Performing Hospital and has invested in a new campus expansion project that includes a new 7 story patient tower, 3 story medical office building, and a recently completed 5 level state of the art parking garage. With over 500 physicians on staff, representing over 200 specialties and over 1,900 employees, Riverside Community Hospital is an Inland Empire leader in providing advanced, comprehensive health care to the Inland region. RCH houses the largest Emergency Room and Trauma Center in the Inland Empire at 50 beds with an average wait time of only 15 minutes. RCH is one of Riverside County's only STEMI receiving centers and is a fully accredited Chest Pain Center. Centers of Excellence include the HeartCare Institute, offering invasive and non-invasive cardiac procedures, Center of Excellence for Surgical Weight Loss, the Transplant Program and a Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Riverside Community Hospital's Mission & Vision:

Mission: Committed to providing compassionate care and improving the overall health of our community

Vision: Leading with innovation. Serving with compassion.

Position Summary:

The Patient Safety Observer (PSO) role is a position providing real-time monitoring and support to the patient care team by providing heightened observation of assigned patients to ensure safety and prevention of injury. The PSO provides services to adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. The PSO will verbally redirect those patients who have been identified as being high risk for fall, confused, or patients at risk for injury and require enhanced patient safety. Under the supervision of the Registered Nurse and in accordance with department policies and procedures, responsible for keeping the patient in his/her line of site and working with others on the healthcare team to provide prompt intervention to prevent physical harm to patients ensuring optimal patient safety and comfort.

Reports To: Director Patient Care Services

Supervises: None

Patient Safety Observer FT/Mixed Rotating Weekends Sitters

Position Requirements:

Licensure/ Certification/Registration:

  • Current Basic Life Support certification

Education:

  • High School graduate

Experience:

  • Minimum 1 year acute care preferred,

  • Direct patient care experience required

Special Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of wireless phones, intercom system, basic computer operation, nurse call system, and fax machine, copy machine, headset communication.

  • The employee in this position must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide a safe environment and must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span.

  • The employee must be able to communicate observed changes in behavior / activity to the registered nurse.

  • Verbal and interpersonal skills, able to follow verbal instructions.

  • Mathematical, grammar/spelling skills

  • Read/comprehend written instructions

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