Sharp HealthCare Nursing Assistant - NA in Chula Vista, California
This Nursing Assistant – NA is a nurse support position on a 44-bed PCU, Telemetry and Stroke unit. We are looking for a team player who has a positive attitude and enjoys people. The Nursing Assistant c ollaborates with the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) in the delivery of quality patient/resident care under the direction of a licensed nurse.
3 East IMCU-DOU1 is a 44-bed unit at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center. It is a stroke designated unit, Patient population includes cardiac patients, S/P coronary angiography patients, and critical drip protocols. This unit is a three time Gold Stroke Award Winner by the American Heart Association (AHA). The staff is enthusiastic, and quality of care and patient satisfaction is most important to them. Our unit has a cohesive team environment in which the nurses support and mentor others and are dedicated to providing excellent care to our patients.
Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center is a 343-bed hospital with the largest array of health care services in San Diego's South Bay. A Designated Planetree Patient-Centered Care Hospital, Sharp Chula Vista is home to the region's most comprehensive heart program and offers exceptional services for orthopedic care and women and infants. The Douglas & Nancy Barnhart Cancer Center offers patients the most advanced treatment technology, a unique healing environment and an extraordinary level of care.
Essential Physical Requirements may include
Reaching below shoulder level
Reaching above shoulder level
Bed mobilization (scooting/rolling)
Lateral transfers (bed to gurney)
Bed to chair/wheelchair/commode transfer
Lift up to 50 pounds
Push/pull over 100 pounds
Carry up to 25 pounds
Additional 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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This position is located in Chula Vista, San Diego County
12 hour shift, Full-time, 7:00am - 7:30pm, working every other weekend
Required Skills and Qualifications
Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers issued by the AHA
Ability to perform all baseline patient care skills under guidance of Licensed Nurse.
Fluent knowledge (written and spoken) of English.
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
Comparable to a Certified Nursing Assistant course
One year recent experience in geriatric setting preferred OR one year recent experience in an acute care hospital
Job: *Nursing Assistant Jobs
Organization: *61500 - IMCU-DOU 1 (3E)
Title: Nursing Assistant - NA
Location: Chula Vista-Chula Vista Medical Center
Requisition ID: 87484