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Nursing Assistant - NA

Job ID: 92086 Date posted: November 09, 2018

  • Sharp Grossmont Hospital
  • Telemetry 4E
  • Nursing Assistant Jobs
  • Night Job
  • Full-Time

Responsibilities

Summary

Collaborates with the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) in the delivery of quality patient/resident care under the direction of a licensed nurse. Delivers care with consideration to age specific needs/care. Contributes to overall unit functions.

4-East is a 37-bed Surgical-Cardiac Progressive Care Unit.  We are a dynamic group of nurses and medical professionals who are committed to providing the highest quality of care and respect to a culturally diverse patient population with the use of evidence-based practice.  We care for  patients  with a variety illnesses,  which include congestive heart failure, renal failure  and respiratory disease processes that  require cardiac monitoring.  We are the specialty floor for CAPD, peripheral ultrafiltration (PUF) , hemodialysis and surgical flap for reconstructive surgery. The teamwork on our unit is achieved through a diverse staff, which includes new graduates as well as staff that have over 30 years of experience. The leadership team is dedicated to mentoring staff to achieve their professional goals, fostering collegial physician/nurse relationship and supporting the staff to achieve positive patient experiences.  4-East PCU has received the Gold Beacon Award for Excellence which is a designation conferred by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) to Progressive Care Units demonstrating clinical excellence. 

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in the region with 536 beds. The hospital has outstanding programs in heart care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, mental health, stroke care and women’s health. In addition, the hospital’s Emergency and Critical Care Center is one of the most technologically advanced emergency and intensive care facilities in the nation.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices.  This designation is the “gold standard” for patient care and nursing excellence and is the highest honor awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Location

This position is located in La Mesa, San Diego County at Sharp Grossmont Hospital, Telemetry 4E

 

Hours

12-hour shift: 7 pm - 7 am, with every other weekend

 

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Ability to perform all baseline resident / patient care skills under guidance of Licensed Nurse.
  • BLS certification for Healthcare providers.
  • Effective interpersonal skills.
  • Able to work in a team setting and take direction
  • Effective interpersonal oral and written communication skills
  • Fluent knowledge (written and spoken) of English.

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • One year Nursing Assistant experience in an Acute Care setting strongly preferred.
  • One-year recent Nursing Assistant experience in geriatric setting
  • Completion of a certified nursing assistant course

Essential physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.

 

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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“Sharp invests in the physical safety of its employees, unlike any other company I have worked with. They also are proactive in offering educational meetings that are relevant to the job we do. Management is fair and flexible with requested time off and there are plenty of opportunities to pick up extra shifts.”

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