02 Nov
California, Santamonica , 90401 Santamonica USA

Description:Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant to PACT for Per Diem Day Shift to Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, CAWe are seeking Certified Nursing Assistant who will support the Mission and Vision of Saint John's Health Center. This is achieved by assisting the Registered Nurse and Licensed Vocational Nurse in patient care tasks and other unit based activities within the Department assigned.In this position you will:Fulfill CNA role within the scope of practice:

Assist in the care of patients requiring constant nursing observation

Continuously collecting data on all patients including: Vital signs and Intake/Output and informing the RN/LVN of findings

Perform patient admission, transfer, and discharge activities

Perform continuous observation of patients and the patient care area

Seek assistance when needed

Implement care based on the unit and hospital standards

Identify and report change or abnormal findings in patient status such as consciousness, pain, bleeding and vital signs

Practice in a professional, collaborative, and proactive manner in all interactions with patients, visitors, physicians and staff:

Demonstrate flexibility adjusting to changes in patient acuity and workload

Identify risk management issues and communicating potential problems to the appropriate personnel

Practice cost effective methods in the delivery of care:

Use available resources efficiently

Establish priorities in providing care

Demonstrate understanding of overall Unit needs and using downtime to assist others

Qualifications:Required qualifications for this position include:Sufficient for license/registration

Current Certified Nursing Assistant certificate

Current BLS card

6 months CNA experience in acute, sub-acute or skilled nursing facility setting

Capable of dealing effectively with multiple demands and events

Able to prioritize, organize and coordinate patient care under the direction/delegation of the RN/LVN

Assures appropriate follow-through with legal, ethical, risk management, and safety issues involving patient care delivery

Competent in use of basic Health Center equipment

Competent in use of Patient Care Information System

About the hospital you will serve:Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines.The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all.For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/Our MissionAs expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.About UsProvidence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.Schedule: On CallShift: DayJob Category: Certified Nursing AssistantLocation: California-Santa MonicaReq ID: 274107

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