Nurse Assistant, Surgery (Per diem-Days/Evenings)Job ID SDH-1824885 Date Posted 12/18/2018 Location Davis, California
The Nurse Assistant provides direct patient care and works as a member of the patient care team, under the work direction of a licensed nurse.
High school diploma or equivalent is required. Basic skills in reading, writing, and mathematics are essential. Certification as a nurse assistant is preferred. CNA or equivalent experience required. Ability to communicate effectively with patients, family and staff. Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English. Valid Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for healthcare providers at time of hire or prior to completion of probationary period. Upon completion of orientation, the Nurse Assistant must be able to: Demonstrate competency with performing 12 lead EKGs. Demonstrate competency of approved bedside testing. Demonstrate competency with patient lifting, transportation equipment and body mechanics. Demonstrate ability to measure and record vital signs, weight and intake and output. Knowledge of basic medical terminology. Demonstrate competency with dietary activities. Demonstrate basic computer skills. Unit specific: Demonstrate competency in phlebotomy.
Employee Status: Regular
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Job Shift: Day/Evening
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday
Weekend Requirements: None
Schedule: Per Diem
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: Per diem
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity, or expression, ancestry, national origin, age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.