Providence Nursing Assistant - Psychiatric Unit in San Pedro, California
Providence is calling a Nursing Assistant (Per diem/Day shift) to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro in San Pedro, CA.
We are seeking a Nursing Assistant role which is a non-licensed health care employee who performs delegated routine and predictable patient care tasks/duties and works under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN). These duties may include, but are not limited to EKGs, vital signs, basic patient care and transportation. Responds appropriately to patients and families with knowledge of age-specific needs based on scope of service of unit/department where assigned..
In this position you will:
- Perform EKGs, vital signs, basic patient care and transportation
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of any accredited Certified Nursing Assistant program, or Nursing Assistant program or equivalent educ/experience
Completion of 2nd semester of accredited Nursing Program, HHA with 1-2 years experience
A current BLS Card from the American Heart Association for Health Care Providers or American Red Cross CPR / AED for the Professional Rescuer
Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply, divide)
Ability to perform all physical requirements pertaining to delegated tasks
Ability to accurately and efficiently complete assigned tasks
Ability to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely manner
Must demonstrate an understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations
Ability to establish and maintain a courteous and cooperative (service-oriented) working relationship with patients, families and co-workers
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- One (1) year Nurse Assistant or Certified Nursing Assistant experience in a hospital or post acute environment
About the hospital you will serve:
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro is a 356-bed nonprofit hospital serving the Harbor and greater South Bay communities since 1925. We are proud of providing the South Bay with high-quality medical care and compassionate service by offering a comprehensive array of medical services distinguished by innovation, quality, and excellence.
Our accomplishments include the California Hospital Assessment and Reporting Taskforce (CHART) “Certificate of Excellence” for receiving superior or above average results across the majority of outcomes and process measures publicly reported by CHART, as well as, ranking in the top 10% of over 240 hospitals compared by California Healthcare Foundation. In addition, we were the first location in the South Bay to carry the Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers.
As a member of Providence Health & Services, we are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence, and stewardship. Today, Providence Health & Services celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged, and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.
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Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Location: California-San Pedro
Req ID: 273839