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Children's Hospital Boston Per Diem - Care Companion, Emergency Department in Boston, Massachusetts

66085BRJob Posting Title:Per Diem - Care Companion, Emergency DepartmentDepartment:Medicine-Emergency MedicineAutoReqId:66085BRStatus:Part-TimeStandard Hours per Week:1 Job Posting Category:Nursing SupportJob Posting Description:This Per Diem-Care Companion will be responsible for:

  • Providing constant safety observation and care for a patient identified to be at risk to themselves, others and/or are in need of protective services, following established procedures and instructions under the direct supervision of a registered nurse in accordance with the individualized needs of the patient.

  • Observing patients for changes in behavior and/or condition, and reporting pertinent information to RN.

  • Maintaining a safe environment, accompanying patients to other departments throughout the hospital and maintaining confidentiality of patient information.

  • Assisting with Activities of Daily Living and performs vital signs as directed by the RN.

  • Completing patient care documentation and administrative duties.

To qualify, you must have:

  • A High School level of education or equivalent.

  • Clinical Assistant Certification preferred.

  • 1 year CA experience, CNA certification, Psych/Behavioral Health experience, or Nursing Student with at least one clinical rotation.

  • Availability to work at least 36 hours in a 6 week period including at least 1 evening, 1 night and 2 weekend shifts

Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Per Diem