PIH Health is a nonprofit, regional healthcare network that serves approximately 3 million residents in the Los Angeles County, Orange County and San Gabriel Valley region. The fully integrated network is comprised of PIH Health Hospital – Whittier, PIH Health Hospital – Downey and PIH Health Good Samaritan Hospital, 27 outpatient medical locations, a multispecialty medical (physician) group, home healthcare services and hospice care, as well as heart, cancer, women‘s health, urgent care and emergency services. The organization is recognized by Watson Health as one of the nation‘s Top Hospitals, and College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) as one of the nation‘s top hospital systems for best practices, cutting-edge advancements, quality of care and healthcare technology. PIH Health is certified as a Great Place to Work TM. For more information, visit or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.
The Patient Safety Technician will be responsible for providing support to the patient care team as well as attending to safety needs of the patient. Provides constant observation for patients via electronic telesitter system. The Patient Safety Technician will communicate with team members in a timely manner about his/her observations of the patient‘s needs and activities. Maintains established departmental/hospital policies, procedures, objectives, Performance Improvement and Patient Safety standards. Participates in a safe, patient-centered care environment with quality patient care delivery and effective communication with the healthcare team.
- Written and verbal communications, interpersonal skills
- Basic organizational skills
- Basic computer skills including the use of Windows and Mouse
- Demonstrated team member abilities
- Ability to follow directions as outlined in policies or given by supervisor
- High school graduate or GED
- LA City Fire Card within the first 6 months of employment
- Minimum (1) year hospital/healthcare experience as certified nurse assistant, unit clerk, or Medical Assistant
Beyond the benefits that come with working for the area‘s leading community healthcare provider – one that also recognizes the need to ensure patient safety and comfort – you‘ll enjoy an extremely competitive compensation and benefits package. We are an equal opportunity employer and seek diversity in our workforce. EOE M/F/D/V