Patient Safety Monitor

Griffin Health Services Corporation Derby, CT
MAIN FUNCTION: Assists in patient admission process, including: obtaining and recording vital signs, weight and height. Orienting patient to surroundings including t.v. and phone operation. Feeds patient, records liquid intake. Reports all changes in patient condition to clinician, primary or charge nurse on duty. Patient care technician experience is preferred. This position will perform/assist in patient observation for those patients who exhibit at-risk behaviors. Ability to stay calm in emergency situations