Patient Safety Companion/UKHC
Patient Safety Companion/UKHCRequisition Number:
Patient Safety Companion/UK Good Samaritan HospitalDepartment Name:
H6140:Psychiatric ServicesWork Location:
$10.50-16.11/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
High school diploma or GEDRequired Related Experience:
No experience required.Required License/Registration/Certification:
Requires lifting, pushing or pulling of objects up to 50 pounds.Shift:
must be able to work thirty six hours per week from 7PM to 730AM; will also be required to work some weekends and holidays.Job Summary:
Assist with maintaining patient safety within behavioral health unit, maintain continuous observation of assigned patient.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Basic computer skills, Dependability, Strong interpersonal communication skillsDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Prior experience as a Patient Safety Companion or sitter or experience in a
patient care setting is preferred
12/02/2020University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.