CNA - Definitive Observation in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 6/6/2018

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Job Description

CNA – Definitive Observation Unit - Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
 
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.
 
Established in 1924 by Ellen Browning Scripps, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla has been one of Southern California’s premier medical centers for more than 90 years. Scripps La Jolla was ranked No. 1 by U.S. News & World Report for the San Diego region and among the best in the nation in eight specialties. With 444 licensed beds, we offer a wide range of clinical, surgical and specialty services, including a Level II Trauma Center and 24-hour emergency services. We also offer an intensive care unit (ICU), interventional cardiology and radiology, radiation oncology, cancer care, cardiothoracic and orthopedic services, neurology, outpatient physical rehabilitation, bariatric surgery and women’s health services, including OB-GYN and labor and delivery services. We are consistently recognized for quality patient care and we were the first hospital in San Diego to be designated a Magnet Hospital by the American Nursing Association for excellence in patient care.
 
Join our Definitive Observation 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 is a 12 hour, full-time, night shift (FTE 0.9 - 72 hours per pay period) position with benefits.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • One year acute care experience as a CNA or like role.
  • California CNA certification
  • American Heart Association BLS for Health Care Provider
  • Must be able to speak, read, write, and follow instructions in English.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
     
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:
  • Multiple patient care skills preferred.
 
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.