Patient Safety Tech

Atlantic Health System Newton , NJ 07860

Posted 2 weeks ago

Overview

Newton Medical Center, a member of the prestigious Atlantic Health System, is seeking a Full-time Patient Safety Tech.

Responsibilities

  • To provide one to one observation for patients that are of high risk for self harm, fall risk and who are risk of interruptions of medical necessities.

  • The patient safety tech is responsible for assisting the patient to bathroom, meals and maintaining a safe environment.

  • The PST is required to stay in the room with the patient and be within an arm's reach of the patient in the event of an emergency.

  • The PST is also required to document on a flow sheet their observation time.

  • The PST may also be required to maintain the patient video monitoring screen and communicate with the nursing team via vocera.

Qualifications

  • Strong Computer Skills.

Education:

  • HS diploma or GED equivalent required.

  • Must have BLS or obtain within 3 mos. of employment.

Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 10th year in a row to Fortune's "Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For" list. We believe you'll find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status


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