CARE TEAM ASSISTANT - PSYCHIATRIC ACUTE in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 11/7/2018

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Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to work.  You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates.  So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego is located in the heart of Hillcrest. It was founded in 1890 and is the county’s oldest medical center. In 2018, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego was ranked as 'high performing' by U.S. News & World Report in nephrology.
Join our Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, inpatient Behavioral Health team working under the supervision and guidance of a Registered Nurse providing direct patient care including a room “sitter” and patient rounding .  Assists the interdisciplinary staff to ensure that optimal patient care is delivered within established nursing standards.
This position is a Full-time 8 hour DAY shift  

Job Requirements

  • Demonstrated confidence and ability to manage patients and escalating situations while assisting in basic patient care, appropriate to the patients served on the Behavioral Health Unit.
  • Ability to read, write, understand and follow instructions in English.
  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS Card

  •  (1) one year experience in behavioral health/chemical dependency unit.  
  • Skilled Nursing Facility experience
  • Certified Nursing Assistant training program or equivalent

Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based Company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.
Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.