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Providence CNA - Orthopaedics in Los Angeles, California

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Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Orthopaedics (Full-time/Day Shift) to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, CA

$5000 sign on bonus for external applicants only

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We are seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Orthopaedics who will provide basic nursing care to residents under the direct supervision of RN or LVN. Assists residents in providing for personal care, comfort, and assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment for an assigned group of residents. Demonstrates proficiency in delivering care to assigned age-specific resident population (geriatrics), and participates in related continuing education.

In this position you will:

  • Implement and maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, patient/customer safety, environmental, and infection control policies

  • Maintain a safe, comfortable and therapeutic environment for residents and families in accordance with established standards

  • Provide appropriate direct resident care in assigned area(s) including hygiene, positioning, lifting and turning, applying and utilizing special equipment, changing bed linen, straightening room, other general care, and transportation assistance

  • Check for reddened areas of skin breakdown and reports to RN or LVN

  • Obtain and documents patient intake and output, vital signs including temperature, respirations, pulse and blood pressure, weight and height

  • Prepare residents for meals, serves and removes food trays, and assists with meals or feeds resident

  • Distribute drinking water and other nourishment to residents

  • Answer residents' call lights, anticipates needs, and makes rounds

  • Ensure residents are dressed properly, assists as necessary

  • Ensure clothing is properly stored in dressers or on hangers and that residents are clean and dry at all times

  • Maintain confidentiality of all patient and unit care data

  • Provide reality orientation in daily care

  • Maintain resident records and charts to ensure an accurate record of the resident's care and treatment

  • Participate in educational programs, in-services and meetings as required

  • Attend meetings as required

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Coursework/Training: Satisfactory completion of course for Nursing Assistants

  • CPR – Adult, Child, Infant (Provider), including Obstructed Airway Management, sponsored by the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certificate

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet®Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.

Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

Requsition ID: 105323
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Nursing-Patient Facing
Job Function: Nursing
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift: Day
Career Track: Nursing
Department: 7003 PHCMC 2A 2B ORTHO
Address: CA Mission Hills 15031 Rinaldi St
Pay Range: $18.12 - $28.23
The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.
Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.