Description:

Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro Hospital in San Pedro, CA.

Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with additional questions from our MODERN HIRE screening and interview system.

$3,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment- this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offer by Providence that begin on your fist day of employment.

Please upload a current resume and complete application reflecting all relevant experience.

We are seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant who will perform delegated routine and predictable patient care tasks/duties and works under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse . These duties may include, but are not limited to EKGs, vital signs, basic patient care and transportation. Respond 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:

Check patients I.D. band daily for accuracy

Assist with patient admitting/transfer:

Set-up room, including monitor equipment, if ordered

Orient patient to environment and routine

Problem solves and serves patient needs

Care for/labels/stores patient personal property

Label room and equipment to identify by patient

Observe and report data collection to RN

Document in EMR

Assist during discharge:

Participate in discharge activities, as directed

Accompany patient to transportation or transports

Provide direct patient care tasks/duties that have been delegated by the RN. Recognizes and reports problems immediately to the RN:

Take vital signs, weight, etc., as assigned

Perform pulse ox screening and records

Apply, change, removes external catheters

Perform pre-surgical preps, as needed

Ambulate, repositions patient and performs range of motion

Apply, changes patient restraints according to established policy

Apply K-pads, cold packs and hyper/hypothermic blankets

Empty Jackson-Pratts and Hemovacs

Apply anti-thromboembolytic hose, sequential compression devices and Plexipulse

Calculate fluid intake and output, calculates % meal eaten

Empties and changes drainage containers, reports and records contents

Perform specimen collection NG, emesis, stool, and urine

Perform tray/supply set-up for a bedside procedure

Perform monitoring activities, reports, documents,

Provide post mortem care

Assist with tube feedings under the direct supervision of the RN, NOT INITIAL FEEDING

Assist in complex feeds. Assists in IV set-up

Incentive Spirometry follow-up and coaching

Assist with orthopedic equipment/applications, as directed

Perform tap water enemas and Harris flushes

Personal hygiene:

Bath patient or assists

Provide back care, including massage

Provide oral hygiene and dental care

Provide hair care, including shampoo and brushing

Provide nail care on hands and feet

Provide Foley catheter care

Shave patients

Perform transportation of patients, lifting support, as assigned

Recognize emergency situations; promptly reacts; initiates or supports CPR; follows directions appropriately in emergency situations; reports observations

Other if also performs the duties of a monitor tech or USA please document performance in those roles

Documentation/Information Management:

Be Responsible for timely, accurate and concise documentation in EMR

Perform documentation and records: Vital signs, weight, container contents , hemocults, fluid intake and output, and % of food eaten, and all patient interventions

Utilize computer for documentation

Demonstrate working knowledge of Hospital Information Systems

Communicate patient information and changes to RN

Maintain confidentiality of all patient and hospital related information

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position includes:

California Nursing Assistant Certification

Current Basic Life Support Card from the American Heart Association for Health Care Providers - or- American Red Cross CPR / AED for the Professional Rescuer

Able to perform basic arithmetic computations

Able to perform all physical requirements pertaining to delegated tasks

Able to accurately and efficiently complete assigned tasks

Able to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely manner

Demonstrate an understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations

Able to establish and maintain a courteous and cooperative working relationship with patients, families and co-workers

Preferred qualifications for this position includes:

One year 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 259-bed nonprofit hospital that has served the Harbor and greater South Bay communities since 1925. Our Medical Center offers a comprehensive array of medical and surgical services each distinguished by innovation, quality and excellence in its respective area. We received the CHART Certificate of Excellence for receiving superior or above average results across the majority of outcomes and process measures publicly reported by CHART. We ranked in the top 21 among more than 240 hospitals throughout the state compared by California Healthcare Foundation, and 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, we are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage the foundation of our Mission and core values to embrace compassion, dignity, justice, excellence and integrity. Providence today 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.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of Gods healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

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: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: California-San Pedro

Req ID: 340433


Job Details:

Posted Date : 2022-04-21

Expiry Date : 2022-07-21

Job type : Part Time

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