Nursing Assistant - NA
Job ID: 99093 Date posted: October 30, 2019
- Sharp Memorial Hospital
- Medical/Surgical (5N)
- Nursing Assistant Jobs
- Night Job
- Per Diem
The Nursing Assistant 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.
5 North is a 32 bed Medical Surgical unit at Sharp Memorial Hospital. This unit specializes in caring for patient requiring diabetic, renal, cardiac monitoring and respiratory support. We provide professional and holistic nursing care to the adult medical population requiring inpatient services.
Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County.
Per diem: 7pm to 7:30am; includes weekends as needed.
Required Skills and Qualifications
Knowledge of basic patient/resident care skills.
Effective interpersonal skills.
Ability to perform all baseline resident / patient care skills under guidance of Licensed Nurse.
Fluent knowledge (written and spoken) of English.
One year recent nursing assistant experience.
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
Comparable to certified nursing assistant course preferred.
- Experience in geriatric setting OR One-year recent experience in an acute care hospital preferred.
Physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
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