Patient Observer-Bayshore-Per Diem-Days

BAYSHORE MEDICAL CENTER Holmdel Requisition # 2023-126299 ShiftDay StatusPer Diem Weekend WorkOne Weekend a Month HolidaysTwo of 6 On CallNo On-Call Required Shift Hours7:00 am - 7:30 pm Address727 North Beers Street, Holmdel, 07733

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How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.


To provide a safe environment for patients who are on One to One Supervision for Suicide Precautions, Behavioral Restraints, Line of Sight or Patient Safety. Training will be provided as part of new hire orientation.


  • Responsible for the safety of the Patients under the direction of the Registered Nurse.
  • Must be able to work in situations with isolation precautions.
  • Provide frequent checks on patients that have a Patient Watch Order.
  • Provide direction to patient to ensure that they do not fall or wander off.
  • Record and Document patient behavior.
  • Must be able to travel with patient when needed
  • Other duties and/or projects as assigned.
  • Adheres to HMH Organizational competencies and standards of behavior.


Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) is required.
  • The ability to stay mobile according to the patients' movement including the ability to stand for periods of time.
  • Must be able to work in situations with isolation precautions.


Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:

  • Previous work experience in a hospital setting preferred.
  • Experience as a Patient Care Technician, Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant, EMT, Nurse Aide Training, or current Nursing/Psychology student are all preferred.


Licenses and Certifications Required:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association (AHA) is required prior to performing patient observation. 

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Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) is a Mandatory COVID-19 and Influenza Vaccination Facility

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.