Responsible for providing constant patient observation and monitoring of assigned high risk patients. Observation includes more than one patient at a time at the monitoring station. The Remote Video Monitor Technician (RVMT) must be able to clearly see all patients for which the team member is responsible at all times. Must be able to verbally redirect the patient from engaging in identifiable risk behaviors. The RVMT will notify the unit nursing team through communication devices or alarms if the patient requires immediate assistance. Must be able to utilize the technology required for visualization and interventions for safe patient care in accordance with departmental standards.
Internal Number: R0012216
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