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Job Title: Hospital Care Aide (sitter)

Company: MidHudson Valley Staffco, LLC

City/State: Poughkeepsie, NY

Category: Nursing Support

Department: Float Personnel

Position: Per Diem

Hours: 11p-7:30a

Shift: Night

Req #: 22231

Job Details:

A Hospital Care Aide (Sitter) is a paraprofessional employee, trained to provide supervision, companionship, environmental support assistance. Reports changes in condition of patient and any safety issues to unit staff immediately. Population served: Clients of all ages with diverse diagnoses.

Experience:

    • No prior experience.

Education:

    • High School Diploma or GED required.

Licenses/Certifications:

    • None

Other:

    • If applicable, the individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials. Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control.
    • Ability to read and write consistent with the job requirements.
    • Own means of transportation.
    • Effective communication skills.