Are you passionate about providing exceptional patient care and support? If so, Bay Regional Medical Center is looking for dedicated individuals like you to join our team as Patient Companions - Sitters, Attendants. In this role, you will play a vital role in ensuring the well-being and comfort of our patients during their stay at our medical center in Ann Arbor, MI.
What does a Patient Companion - Sitter, Attendant do?
As a Patient Companion - Sitter, Attendant, your main responsibility will be to provide companionship and support to patients during their hospital stay. You will be assigned to patients who require additional attention and monitoring due to their medical condition or other factors. It will be your duty to ensure their safety, comfort, and emotional well-being while respecting their privacy and dignity.
Some of the specific tasks and responsibilities of a Patient Companion - Sitter, Attendant include:
- Staying with the patient throughout their hospital stay, providing continual support and reassurance.
- Keeping a watchful eye on the patient and promptly reporting any changes in their condition to the healthcare team.
- Assisting with basic activities of daily living, such as feeding, mobility, and personal hygiene.
- Engaging in conversation and providing emotional support to help alleviate anxiety and loneliness.
- Maintaining a clean and organized patient environment.
- Adhering to all hospital policies, protocols, and safety guidelines.
Why choose Bay Regional Medical Center?
At Bay Regional Medical Center, we take pride in our commitment to providing exceptional patient care and cultivating a positive work environment. When you join our team as a Patient Companion - Sitter, Attendant, you become a valuable member of our healthcare family. We offer:
- Competitive compensation and benefits package.
- A supportive and collaborative work environment.
- Opportunities for growth and career advancement.
- State-of-the-art facilities and advanced medical technologies.
- A strong focus on employee well-being and work-life balance.
To be successful in this role, we require the following qualifications:
- Prior experience in a healthcare or similar environment is preferred.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to remain calm and composed in stressful situations.
- Strong observational and problem-solving abilities.
- Basic knowledge of medical terminology and patient care techniques.
- Flexibility to work various shifts including weekends and holidays.
If you are a compassionate and dedicated individual looking to make a difference in the lives of patients, we encourage you to apply for the Patient Companion - Sitter, Attendant position at Bay Regional Medical Center. Join our team and contribute to our mission of providing exceptional healthcare services to the residents of Ann Arbor, MI. Apply now and embark on a rewarding career in the healthcare industry.