Ascension Health AVASYS Monitor Tech PRN in Baltimore, Maryland
We Are Hiring
AVASYS Monitor Tech - Monitor Room 001 - PRN,Rotating - St Agnes Hospital-Baltimore MD - Baltimore,MD
Why Join Ascension?
For more than 150 years, Saint Agnes Hospital, part of Ascension, has been dedicated to the art of healing by providing exceptional care to the greater Baltimore area. Built on a strong foundation of excellent medical care and compassion, Saint Agnes and the physicians who practice here are committed to providing the best care for our patients for many years to come.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with St. Agnes Healthcare-MD, you will have the opportunity to
AVASYS Monitor Tech, provides observation and surveillance of assigned patients.
Monitors patients by use of video monitors.
Communicates and/or instructs patients by use of 2-way audio device.
Notifies clinical staff of any changes in patient condition and/or safety risk level.
Completes documentation of observations of patient activities, patient behaviors and other safety & comfort related issues.
Other duties as assigned.
Provides continuous observation and surveillance of assigned patients. Verbally directs patient over two-way audio device.
Participates in hand-off of pertinent information/behavior about assigned patients when arriving on unit and upon completion of shift assignment. Arranges meal break times with nurse and informs nurse prior to leaving monitoring station for any reason so that relief may be provided to ensure constant patient observation.
Immediately seeks help or advice when patient appears to pose a threat to themselves or others or patient requires assistance. Participates in a collaborative identification and reporting of patient safety issues. Assures patient environment safety. Seeks assistance with removal of any potential safety hazard from room and reports findings to Charge Nurse.
Demonstrates understanding and proficiency of the use of the AvaSys TeleSitter Solution software.
What You Will Need
CertifiedNurse Aidecredentialed from theMaryland Board of Nursingobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Education and Work Experience:
HS or Equivalent
Required: High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
Preferred: One year of experience in a Healthcare setting with direct patient care experience.
Equal Employment Opportunity
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
As an equal opportunity employer, Saint Agnes Hospital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, veterans status, military service, or any other legally protected status.
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.