PATIENT CARE ASSISTANT (PCA) Definitive Observation Unit in San Diego, CA at Scripps Green Hospital

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Patient Care Assistant – Definitive Observation Unit
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 Green is a 173-bed hospital that has served the La Jolla and greater San Diego communities with distinction since 1977. Conveniently located off I-5 near the Genesee Avenue exit, our healthcare professionals care for people from a number of communities including Bird Rock, La Jolla Shores, Mount Soledad, University City and beyond
The PCA works in collaboration with other care team members to assure safe and optimal patient care. Assists with patient care within the scope permitted and under the direction of a RN. Assists patients with personal needs and activities of daily living, collects data, and maintains a safe, organized environment.
This is an 12 hour casual (per diem), day varied shift position.  

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Must be able to read and write English
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Assoc. (AHA)

Preferred Qualification:
  • One year acute care experience 
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