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

Date Posted: 3/22/2019

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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.
The ideal candidate will have experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A) and thrive in a very fast-paced environment. Scripps Mercy Hospital, Chula Vista, serving San Diego County’s fast-growing South Bay communities, including Otay Mesa, National City, Imperial Beach and Bonita.   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.

Join our Team of CNAs, you will have an opportunity to collaborate with other Care Team members to assure optimal patient care and assists with the care of respective patients within the scope permitted under the guidance of the Registered Nurse. As a CNA, you will provide and maintain a clean, safe and attractive environment for patients and transport patients and supplies as needed. In addition, you will assists patients with comfort measures and be responsible for completion of mandatory programs. You will be able to confidently demonstrate ability to perform competencies as outlined in assigned unit's Competency Assessment tools and demonstrate appropriate age-specific patient care as established for area and job title.
This position is Full-Time (72 hours per pay period), 12 hour DAY shifts, 6am - 6:30pm, varied work days that includes weekends. Located at Scripps Mercy Chula Vista Hospital.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • CNA Certification
  • One year of recent experience in a patient support role OR Nursing Assistant training from a recognized school OR current enrollment in an RN program with completion of the second semester, including nursing fundamentals.
  • Must be able to speak, read and follow instruction in English.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a service aptitude.
  • American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) for health care provider
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification
  • Multiple patient care skills preferred.
  • Prefer one year experience
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.