Children's Hospital - New Orleans, LA (30+ days ago)

Children's Hospital of New Orleans is a leader in Pediatric care throughout the Southeast region. We are seeking a PATIENT SITTER. The mission of making care available to all children has allowed Children's to grow as an organization.

Children's Hospital is a 247-bed, not-for-profit medical center offering the most advanced pediatric care for children from birth to 21 years. With over 40 pediatric specialties and more than 400 physicians, it is the only full-service hospital exclusively for children in Louisiana and the Gulf South. We invite you to experience the magic of Children's Hospital.

Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), provides close observation of patients. The Patient Sitter provides constant observation and monitoring of assigned patients to ensure safety and prevention of injury.

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Current Nursing Assistant Certification or Medical Assistant training preferred.
  • Current CPR certification.
  • Current CPI certification preferred.
  • Must have excellent skills in communication, the ability to work independently in a team environment, and to prioritize.
Must be able to sit for long periods of time. Be able to walk for periods of time. Positioning and lifting of patients and equipment. Pushing/pulling carts or beds.

As a member of our team, you will not only experience personal reward, you will also find tangible benefits for you and your family. For more information please go to

Children's Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.