Safety Attendant

Novant Health

Job Description

The employees Number One job responsibility is to deliver the most remarkable patient experience, in every dimension, every time, and understand how he or she contributes to the health systems vision of achieving that commitment to patients and families.
Provides one-on-one observation of selected patients for the purpose of identifying behaviors which are potentially hazardous to self or others in accordance with facility policies and procedures; reports needs and concerns to licensed nurse.


Education: High School Diploma required. Completion of Observer and Room Search Procedure Competency Validation Tools required.
Experience: Previous hospital experience preferred.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: BLS certification required.
Additional Skills Preferred: Ability to successfully complete generic and department-specific skills validation and competency testing as applicable. Is knowledgeable regarding guidelines for infection control, body substance precautions, patient safety, and body mechanics. Maintains acceptable standards set by those guidelines.

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