PATIENT CARE ASSISTANT - Medical/Oncology Acute in San Diego, CA at Scripps Green Hospital

Date Posted: 7/31/2019

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.

The ideal candidate will have a CNA certificate or be working at least 1 year under a licensed care provider. Scripps Green is a 173-bed hospital that has served the La Jolla and greater San Diego communities with distinction since 1977. Scripps Green offers a wide range of clinical and surgical services, including organ transplantation, oncology care, cardiothoracic and orthopedic surgery, interventional cardiology and blood and bone marrow transplantation.

Join our Medical Acute/Oncology department where you will have an opportunity to collaborate with other Care Team members to assure optimal patient care. 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. 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 position is Full-Time (72 hours per pay period), 12 hour NIGHT shifts, varied work days that includes weekends and holidays.

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
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:

  • C.N.A. certification
  • Recent experience working under the license of a licensed healthcare provider

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.