Skip navigation
Unable to save this job. Please try again later.


Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend

To begin the application process, please enter your email address.

Company Contact Info

  • Lancaster, CA

Already have an account?

Sign in to apply with your saved resumes.

New to CareerBuilder?

Don't have an account? Continue as a guest!

Sorry, we cannot save or unsave this job right now.

Report this Job

Trust and Site Security Team.

Don't miss out on new jobs!

Get the latest Patient Safety Attendant - Float Pool - Per Diem/Varied jobs in Lancaster, CA delivered directly to your inbox. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Saved!

Could not save Job Alert!

You have too many Job Alerts!

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.

Sign Up

or   Sign In Here
Password Must Contain
8 to 15 characters
1 uppercase letter
1 number or symbol
1 lowercase letter
Create an Account with CareerBuilder to save jobs & unlock these great features
See similar job titles and skills to help you make your next move
Upload a resume and become visible to Hiring Managers and Employers
Compare Salary Information to see where you stand amongst your peers
Easily Quick Apply to jobs with just one click!

Email Send Failed!

Patient Safety Attendant - Float Pool - Per Diem/Varied

Antelope Valley Hospital • Lancaster, CA

Posted 1 month ago

Job Snapshot

Other Great Industries
Health Care

Job Description

Job Objective: Under the direction of a licensed nurse, provides special observations of patients through the performance of a variety of non-professional nursing duties. This position is utilized to provide a safe environment for the patient, especially those who are restrained or unrestrained, who need closer observation due to confusion or acting out behavior to prevent injury to self or others and/or elopement. 

Duties and Responsibilities:


  1. Provides observation of patient per doctor’s order
  2. Prevents contamination and/or transfer of infection by adhering to all infection prevention protocols  and Standard Precautions of the hospital
  3.  Assists in the maintenance of a safe, comfortable and therapeutic environment
  4. Communicates observations to the Registered Nurse or the Charge Nurse in a timely manner
  5. Documentation: observations of patient’s condition 

Non-Essential Duties:

  • Assists in special projects/assignments as needed 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 

  • Demonstrates the Core Values of Antelope Valley Hospital
  • Ability to understand and follow/deliver written and verbal instructions
  • Ability to communicate in an empathetic manner with patients and their families/visitors
  • Ability to organize work and establish priorities
  • Ability to function effectively under pressure and meet time parameters
  • Ability to participate effectively in department and hospital staff education
  • Ability to meet basic health requirements and physical job standards

Core Competencies: All AVH employees will effectively demonstrate these behaviors:


Action Oriented

Customer Focused


Effective Communication 


Ethics & Values

Integrity & Trust 

Education and Experience:


  • High school graduate or the equivalent 

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:

(Please reference key physical and working conditions)

  • Work can be hectic and requires both physical and mental dexterity
  • On occasion, may be called upon to assist with the physical management of assaultive behaviors
  • Orientation of patients in restraints and other duties to be performed while attending a patient will be provided by the Registered Nurse caring for the patient

A detailed description of the physical requirements of this job is maintained in the Employee Health Department.

Looking for an opportunity to work in healthcare the way you always dreamed you could? At Antelope Valley Hospital, our employees are at the heart of what we do best – delivering high quality, patient-centered healthcare.

Antelope Valley Hospital, a 420 bed acute care facility, located just 60 miles north of Los Angeles, the Antelope Valley is one of Southern California’s fastest growing communities. We are a Level II Trauma Center and Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center Accredited. Serving the community for over 50 years, our non-profit hospital has grown to be the preeminent healthcare facility for our district’s nearly 1.2 million residents. 

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job ID: 508642
Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this Job.
For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.
By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.
Don't miss out on new jobs like this
Get the latest jobs delivered to your inbox. Unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Created

Well, this is embarrassing. We are having trouble saving your search. You can try again or come back at a later time.

Maximum Email Alerts

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.