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Patient Attendant

Nebraska Medicine Omaha, NE

Job Description

Are you looking for a way to start in healthcare without a degree or certification?  Experience what it is like to work in healthcare setting and network with extraordinary professionals to find your own career path.
Learn more about the Patient Attendant position:
Come make a difference with us putting patient's safety first at Nebraska Medicine


Responsible for observing, communicating/interacting with confused, violent, combative or suicidal patients with the intent to prevent injury. Assist nursing with basic patient care functions. Notify nursing, via the designated method of communication, so that immediate interventions may be implemented when needed. Remain in the room at all times, except when relieved for breaks or meals. Observe multiple patients via video monitoring.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 18 years of age required.
  • High school education OR equivalent required.
  • Excellent communication and behavioral management skills that promote safety of confused or suicidal patients required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Health care student, military medic experience OR comparable work experience in a health care environment preferred.


Job Details

Date Posted December 17, 2018
Date Closes January 1, 2019
Requisition 10282
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Nebraska Medical Center
SOC Category 00-0000.00