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Patient Sitter Float Pool - Ascension Providence - PRN Rotating

We Are Hiring

Title:  Patient Sitter – Float Pool – Ascension Providence – PRN, Rotating

City, State:  Waco, TX

Location:  Providence Health Center

Department:   Float Pool

Additional Job Details:  PRN, Rotating

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY - Our healthcare teams are at the heart of the care we provide. We work together to achieve a highly collaborative nursing environment that leads to more positive outcomes for you and your patients. We are committed to working together to create change. Come build this department with us and watch it grow!

What You Will Do

At Ascension, we’re using the power of purpose to change healthcare for the better.

As a Patient Sitter in our Float Pool at Ascension Providence, you will have the opportunity to perform basic patient monitoring activities under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN).

Responsibilities:

  • Remains at bedside of assigned patient at all times unless relieved by an appropriate staff member.
  • Assists in calming and/or reorienting patient in cases of agitation or confusion.
  • Removes visible hazards and/or broken equipment from immediate environment and reports as appropriate.
  • Records all observations.
  • You will do all of this while contributing to mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied with the Mission Statement: Service to the poor - Support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life. Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership. Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship.  Creativity - Courageous Innovation. Dedication - Affirming hope and joy in our ministry. 

Why Join Ascension/Providence?

Providence Health Center, part of Ascension, is located in West Waco and was founded in 1905 as Waco’s first hospital. The campus, which is part of Providence Healthcare Network, includes a 237 bed, acute-care hospital offering the best level of care in virtually every medical discipline. We are one of the largest employers in Waco with over 2,200 employees who are committed to providing compassionate and personalized care to those we serve.

At Providence Healthcare Network, we believe serving others gives meaning, purpose and joy to our lives. The Providence mission of compassion is perfected by our vision of excellence and we are consistently awarded for the level of care we provide.    

Some of the recent awards we are most proud of include:

  • Business of the Year by Mission Waco and Business of the Year by the African American Chamber of Commerce
  • Ranked 1st in Texas for Cardiac Surgery and among the top 5 percent in the nation.
  • Designated as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacements by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

At Providence, our associates are the core of what keeps our ministry thriving. Through interactions with patients, families and visitors, our associates make our mission real. We also value investing into the local community and are committed to giving back and partnering with organizations who are making Waco a great place to live.

If you’re looking for a home where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join the Ascension Providence Healthcare Team!!

What You Will Need

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma or GED required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence Healthcare Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE  M/F/D/V).   

A mission of compassion.
A vision of excellence

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.

Job ID: 352021
Category: Nursing Support
Facility: TXWAC Providence Health Ctr
Ministry: Ascension Providence, TX
Location: Waco, TX

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