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PATIENT CARE ASSISTANT - Float Pool in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 5/7/2019

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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 be a student currently enrolled in an accredited Registered Nursing program and have completed the 1st year of clinicals. Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas has served the growing communities of San Diego’s coastal North County since 1978. We offer a full range of clinical and surgical services, including North County’s first Primary Stroke Center, a regionally recognized brain injury program, state-of-the-art imaging center, 24-hour emergency room care and award-winning OB-GYN, maternal health and infant health services.

 
You will provide excellent service to patients as a key member of the clinical care team.  Assists patients with personal needs and activities of daily living, collects data, and ensures the patient has a safe, organized environment.  Assists with patient care within the scope permitted and under the direction of a clinician. Supports the unit with a variety of patient logistic, clerical, equipment/supply, and charge reconciliation duties.   
  
This position is Casual/Per-Diem, 12 hour shifts, Varied work days that includes weekends. Located at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas.

 

Job Requirements


 
Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:

  • One year of recent experience working under the license of a licensed healthcare provider OR current enrollment or completion of 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