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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Psychiatric Technician in Nashville, Tennessee

At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to caring for patients with purpose and integrity. We care like family! Jump-start your career as a Patient Safety Attendant / Patient Sitter today with TriStar Centennial Medical Center.

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Centennial Medical Center, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:

  • Student Loan Repayment
  • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
  • Paid Personal Leave
  • 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Identity Theft Protection discounts
  • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

We are seeking a Patient Safety Attendant for our facility to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and we are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!

Job Summary:

The Patient Safety Attendant (PSA) participates in high-quality, patient-centered care by providing observation and monitoring for high risk patients. In collaboration with the patient care team, the PSA ensures the patient environment is free of obstacles and minimizes risk of falls and accidental or intentional self-harm.

  • You will will document on behavioral health patients every 15 minutes and non-behavioral health patients every 4 hours.
  • You will will be responsible for monitoring high risk patients by direct observation or camera.
  • You will participate in staff meetings and attends other meetings and seminars/professional development as requested by manager.
  • You will maintain compliance with federal, state and other governing bodies and you will observe and abides by established safety practices.
  • You will demonstrate a thorough knowledge and understanding of policies and procedures involved in performing job duties.
  • You will follow directions from Primary/Charge nurse to meet the patient needs.

It all started here! TriStar Centennial Medical Center is our original flagship hospital with a 741-bed comprehensive facility offering medical and surgical programs including behavioral health, 24-hour emergency, heart and vascular, imaging, neurosciences, oncology, orthopedics, pediatrics, rehabilitation, sleep disorder, and women’s services. Centennial Medical Center’s 43-acre campus is home to TriStar Centennial Heart & Vascular Center, TriStar Centennial Advanced Joint Replacement Institute, TriStar Centennial Women’s Hospital, The Children’s Hospital at TriStar Centennial, Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at TriStar Centennial Medical Center, and TriStar Centennial Parthenon Pavilion.

HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

Be part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications for our Patient Safety Attendant opening. Highly qualified candidates will be promptly contacted for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!

  • Healthcare career oriented (preferred- RN program participant)
  • Minimum High School Graduate
  • Interpersonal skills to successfully interact with patients, guests, physicians, and other employees.
  • Current BLS required
  • CPI required within 3 months of hire

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Psychiatric Technician

Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Centennial Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00001-96409

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