CNA - Definitive Observation Unit in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

Job Snapshot

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. Our Certified Nurse Assistants (CNA’s) have the distinction of working in the longest established hospital and the only Catholic medical center in San Diego.  Supporting excellence in patient and family-centered care, the CNA provides critical patient care support to the highly skilled medical and nursing team in the acute care unit they’re assigned to.
 
We invite you to join our highly engaged team of CNA’s collaborating with other Care Team members to assure optimal patient care. Our CNA assists with the care of respective patients within the scope permitted under the guidance of the Registered Nurse. Assists staff to ensure optimal patient care. In line with providing the highest quality of care, the CNA provides and maintains a clean, safe and attractive environment for patients. Transports patients and supplies as needed. Assists patients with comfort measures. Responsible for completion of mandatory programs. Demonstrates ability to perform competencies as outlined in assigned unit's Competency Assessment tools. Demonstrates appropriate age-specific patient care as established for area and job title.
 
This is a 12 hour, full-time, night shift position (0.9 FTE – 72 hours per pay period).

Job Requirements

Required Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Must be able to speak, read, write, and follow instructions in English.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Multiple patient care skills preferred.
  • One year acute care experience as a CNA or like role.
 
Required Certification/Registration:
  • CA CNA Certification, AHA BLS for Health Care Provider Required.
 
Required Education/Course(s)/Training:
  • Current CA CNA certification.
 
 
 
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.