Sep 17, 2020

CNA - Sub Acute Care Center

  • Providence St. Joseph Health
  • San Pedro, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Job Description

Description:

Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant ( 0.9 FTE / Night Shift ) to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in San Pedro CA.

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The Sub Acute Care Center is a 125 bed licensed facility accredited by the Department of Health Services. It is one of the largest facilities in California providing care to ventilator and tracheostomy patients. Our goal is to create an environment which will minimize further disease progress, aid in preserving stability of the patient, and return to the highest level of function or independence.

In this position you will:

  • Checks patient’s I.D. band daily for accuracy.
  • Assists with patient admitting/transfer:
  • Sets-up room, including monitor equipment, if ordered.
  • Orients patient to environment and routine.
  • Problem solves and serves patient needs
  • Assists during discharge:
  • Participates in discharge activities, as directed.
  • Accompanies patient to transportation or transports.
  • Provides direct patient care tasks/duties that have been delegated by the RN. Recognizes and reports problems immediately to the RN:
  • Takes vital signs, weight, etc., as assigned.
  • Performs pulse ox screening and records.
  • Applies, changes, removes external catheters.
  • Performs transportation of patients, lifting support, as assigned.
  • Recognizes emergency situations; promptly reacts; initiates or supports CPR; follows directions appropriately in emergency situations; reports observations.
  • Other – if also performs the duties of a monitor tech or USA – please document performance in those roles.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Sufficient for Certification.
  • California Nursing Assistant Certification
  • A current BLS Card from the American Heart Association for Health Care Providers or American Red Cross CPR / AED for the Professional Rescuer

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year of Certified Nursing Assistant experience in a hospital or post acute environment.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro is a 259-bed nonprofit hospital that has served the Harbor and greater South Bay communities since 1925. Our Medical Center offers a comprehensive array of medical and surgical services each distinguished by innovation, quality and excellence in its respective area. We received the CHART “Certificate of Excellence” for receiving superior or above average results across the majority of outcomes and process measures publicly reported by CHART. We ranked in the top 21 among more than 240 hospitals throughout the state compared by California Healthcare Foundation, and were the first location in the South Bay to carry the Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. As a member of Providence Health & Services, we are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

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We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As 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 Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: California-San Pedro

Req ID: 252413