Providence Health & Services Certified Nursing Assistant in Torrance, California
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant for Med Surg/Telemetry ( Full Time, Night Shift ) to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance in Torrance, CA.
In this position you will:
Perform delegated routineand predictable patient care tasks/duties and works under the directsupervision of a Registered Nurse (RN
These duties may include, but are not limitedto EKGs, vital signs, basic patient care and transportation.
Respond appropriately to patients and families with knowledge of age-specific needs based on scope of service of unit/department where assigned
Required qualifications for this position include:
California NursingAssistant Certification
Current BLS Card from theAmerican Heart Association for Health Care Providers
Able to perform basicarithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply, divide).
Able to perform physical all physical requirements pertaining to delegated tasks.
Able to accurately and efficiently complete assigned tasks
Able to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely manner
Demonstrate an understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations.
Able to establish and maintain a courteous and cooperative (service-oriented) working relationship with patients, families and co-workers.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- One year previous Certified Nursing Assistant experience in a hospital or post acute environment.
About the hospital you will serve:
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital serving the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We are proud of our reputation for clinical excellence, use of advanced technology, and a distinct focus on providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical, and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care.
We are the only South Bay area hospital to be named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health; a distinction we have held four years in a row. As a recent recipient of the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance and the American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality, our commitment to outstanding patient care and operational efficiency is clear.
As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 220948