Genesis Health System Virtual Monitor Tech, PCT in Davenport, Iowa
Position Title: Virtual Monitor Tech, PCT
Department: Regional Referral Center
Purpose: Provides continuous observation and surveillance of assigned patients. First line of action is to verbally redirect the patient from engaging in at risk behavior. Will utilize AvaSys telesitter solution software/audio device.
Report To: Manager, Regional Referral Center, Nursing Clinical Support & Resource Pool
Supervisory Responsibility: No Supervision: The job does not require the provision of guidance or supervision to others. There is no formal responsibility for directing others.
Materials Responsibility: Very Limited. Work requires very limited responsibility for material resources. Examples of resources could include personal work materials, supplies or equipment, or very small amounts of cash. The employee has a very limited or indirect amount of control over these resources. Although human error might require the repair or replacement of materials, usually the cost of correcting these errors is minor. The variety and volume of resources is also very limited. Problems associated with material resources are very uncomplicated.
Key Relationship: Co-workers/Health System Employees, General Public/Visitors/Volunteers, Patients, Families, and Significant Others
Education: High school graduation or equivalent
Field Of Study: N/A
Special Training: Basic Life Support
Training Preferred: Certified Nursing Assistant
Experience: Less than 1 year experience required.
Interpersonal Skills: Interaction is with fellow employees or peers within the immediate work area. Communications with others are generally routine. The need for interpersonal skills is very limited. Interactions usually involve brief, simple exchanges of information. The job requires very basic communication skills and common courtesy.
Working Conditions: There is routine exposure to highly adverse environmental conditions including physical hazards, health and safety risks, and otherwise undesirable characteristics in the environment. Personal risks require safety equipment or precautions to be followed closely. The time the employee may be exposed to these conditions is limited to 70% or less of the work day.
Possible Exposure to Blood Borne Pathogens: Yes