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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Constant Care Attendant - Telesitter - Full time - Night Shift in Lubbock, Texas

Covenant Health is seeking a Full time Night Shift Constant Care Attendant for Telesitter Department at Covenant Health System.

Job Summary:

The Constant Care Attendant provides continuous observation and surveillance of assigned patients under the direction of department coordinator, supervisor, or manager.

Essential Function:

  • Demonstrates understanding and proficiency in use of the Video Monitoring (VM) software.

  • Capable of continuous monitoring of up to 14 Continuous Visual Remote Patient Monitoring on one screen at one time and remaining alert at all times while on duty.

  • Verbally redirects patient over digital 2-way audio device that is in patient room.

  • Immediately summons the nursing staff if the patient requires assistance.

  • Participates in hand-off of pertinent information/behavior about assigned patients when arriving on unit and upon completion of shift assignment.

  • Provides patient with explanations as necessary, but does not counsel or provide opinions.

  • Notifies nursing staff immediately of any escalating behaviors the patients exhibit as assessed by nursing to observe for.

  • Participates in a collaborative identification and reporting of patient safety issues.

  • Demonstrates safe work practices and attitudes, follows safety rules, works to prevent unsafe conditions and behaviors, and participates in organizational and department safety programs.

Minimum Position Qualification:

Education: Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement.

Experience: Basic Microsoft windows experience.

License and Certificate: Must achieve BLS Certification within 30 days of employment.

Preferred Position Qualification:

License and Certificate: Certified Nursing Assistant preferred.

Covenant Health is celebrating nearly 100 years of serving Lubbock and our South Plains region. As the oldest and largest health system in Lubbock and the region, we currently employ over 5,200 people with a medical staff of over 600 physicians.For nearly 100 years, Covenant has been driven by a mission of providing a Christian ministry of healing and caring for the whole person - mind, body and spirit. Our vision and differentiator is we are the only faith-based, integrated health network in the West Texas/eastern New Mexico region dedicated to a Christian ministry of healing.As an expression of our mission, we believe we hold an important Covenant with our patients and try and treat every interaction as Sacred Encounters.Our ministry includes six hospitals with over 1,100 licensed beds: Covenant Medical Center - CMC Covenant Children’s Covenant Specialty Covenant Plainview - PLV Covenant Levelland - LVL Trustpoint (joint venture: Rehab Hospital of Lubbock) Covenant Medical Group (CMG) Covenant Health Partners Hospice of LubbockCovenant Health's total service area includes 25 counties that covers most of West Texas and eastern New Mexico. The service area covers approximately 750,000 people and approximately 35,000 square miles.Covenant / St. Joseph Health (SJH) provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Covenant / St. Joseph Health (SJH) complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Positions specified as “on call, per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Covenant Health

Category: Community Services