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Providence Health & Services Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Medical/Surgical Unit in Mission Hills, California

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Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in Medical/Surgical Unit (Full-Time/Day Shift) to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission HIlls, CA

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We are seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) who will provide basic nursing care to residents under the direct supervision of RN or LVN. Assists residents in providing for personal care, comfort, and assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment for an assigned group of residents. Demonstrates proficiency in delivering care to assigned age-specific resident population (geriatrics), and participates in related continuing education.

In this position you will:

  • Implement and maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, patient/customer safety, environmental, and infection control policies

  • Maintain a safe, comfortable and therapeutic environment for residents and families in accordance with established standards

  • Provide appropriate direct resident care in assigned area(s) including hygiene, positioning, lifting and turning, applying and utilizing special equipment, changing bed linen, straightening room, other general care, and transportation assistance

  • Check for reddened areas of skin breakdown and reports to RN or LVN

  • Obtain and document patient intake and output, vital signs including temperature, respirations, pulse and blood pressure, weight and height

  • Prepare residents for meals, serves and removes food trays, and assists with meals or feeds residents

  • Distribute drinking water and other nourishment to residents

  • Answer residents' call lights, anticipates needs, and makes rounds

  • Ensure residents are dressed properly, assists as necessary

  • Ensure clothing is properly stored in dressers or on hangers and that residents are clean and dry at all times

  • Maintain confidentiality of all patient and unit care data

  • Provide reality orientation in daily care

  • Maintain resident records and charts to ensure an accurate record of the resident's care and treatment

  • Participate in educational programs, in-services and meetings as required

  • Attend meetings as required

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Satisfactory completion of course for Nursing Assistants

  • CPR – Adult, Child, Infant (Provider), including Obstructed Airway Management, sponsored by the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certificate

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet®Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://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 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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: California-Mission Hills

Req ID: 304011

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