Providence Health & Services CNA II - Sub Acute Care Center *$5,000 Sign On Bonus* in San Pedro, California
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant - Sub Acute (Full-Time/Night Shift) at Providence Little Company Of Mary San Pedro Hospital in San Pedro, CA.
$5,000 Sign-On Bonus Eligible to External Candidates!
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We are seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant - Sub Acute who's role is a non-licensed health care employee who performs 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:
Check patient’s I.D. band daily for accuracy
Assist with patient admitting/transfer:
Sets-up room, including monitor equipment, if ordered
Orient patient to environment and routine
Problem solves and serves patient needs
Care for/labels/stores patient personal property,
Label room and equipment to identify by patient
Observe and report data collection to RN
Assist during discharge:
Participate in discharge activities, as directed
Accompany patient to transportation or transports
Provide direct patient care tasks/duties that have been delegated by the RN. Recognizes and reports problems immediately to the RN:
Take vital signs, weight, etc., as assigned
Change simple dressings (non-sterile)
Perform/record finger stick blood sugars
Perform pulse ox screening and records
Apply, change, remove external catheters
Perform pre-surgical preps, as needed (i.e. shave)
Ambulate, reposition patient and performs range of motion (ROM)
Apply, change patient restraints according to established policy
Apply K-pads, cold packs and hyper/hypothermic blankets
Empty Jackson-Pratts and Hemovacs
Apply anti-thromboembolytic hose, sequential compression devices and Plexipulse
Calculate fluid intake and output, calculates % meal eaten
Empty and changes drainage containers, reports and records contents
Perform specimen collection – NG, emesis, stool, and urine
Perform tray/supply set-up for a bedside procedure
Perform monitoring activities, reports, documents, (i.e., dynamap, pulse ox)
Provide post mortem care
Assist with tube feedings under the direct supervision of the RN, NOT INITIAL FEEDING
Assist in complex feeds
Assist in IV set-up (gather supplies, pump, etc.)
Incentive Spirometry follow-up and coaching
Assist with orthopedic equipment/applications, as directed
Perform tap water enemas and Harris flushes
Bath patient or assists
Provide back care, including massage
Provide oral hygiene and dental care
Provide hair care, including shampoo and brushing
Provide nail care on hands and feet
Provide Foley catheter care
Perform transportation of patients, lifting support, as assigned
Recognize 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
Leadership and Supervision:
Act as a team problem solver by being an active member of unit/staff meetings and other committees
Assist with the orientation and on-the-job training of new hires and acts as a buddy to (SCROC) students
Understand and is responsible to perform within general scope of practice
Be responsible for timely, accurate and concise documentation and order entry
Enter physician orders, as directed
Obtain results on diagnostic data, files appropriately
Perform documentation and records: Vital signs, weight, container contents (drainage), hemocults, fluid intake and output, and % of food eaten, and all patient interventions
Utilize hand held computer for documentation
Demonstrate working knowledge of Hospital Information Systems
Communicate patient information and changes to RN
Maintain confidentiality of all patient and hospital related information
Education 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 Rescue
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.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
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Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Location: California-San Pedro
Req ID: 302234