Providence Health & Services Nursing Assistant - Telemetry in San Pedro, California
Providence is calling a Nursing Assistant in Telemetry (Full time/Day Shift) at Providence Little Company Of Mary San Pedro Hospital in San Pedro, CA.
We are seeking a Nursing Assistant in Telemetry who's role is a non-licensed health care employee who will perform delegated routine and predictable patient care tasks/duties and works under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN). These duties may include, but are not limited to EKGs, vital signs, basic patient care and transportation. Responds appropriately to patients and families with knowledge of age-specific needs based on scope of service of unit/department where assigned.
In this position you will:
- Be responsible for EKGs, vital signs, basic patient care and transportation
Graduate of any accredited Certified Nursing Assistant program or Nursing Assistant program or demonstrated equivalency (such as experience as a corpsman, EMT, foreign-licensed RN or MD)
Completion of 2nd semester of accredited Nursing Program, HHA with 1-2 years experience
A current BLS Card from the American Heart Association for Health Care Providers or American Red Cross CPR / AED for the Professional Rescuer
Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply, divide)
Ability to perform all physical requirements pertaining to delegated tasks
Ability to accurately and efficiently complete assigned tasks
Ability to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely manner
Demonstrate an understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations
Ability to establish and maintain a courteous and cooperative (service-oriented) working relationship with patients, families and co-workers
- One (1) year previous Nurse Assistant or 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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Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Location: California-San Pedro
Req ID: 259479