Sharp HealthCare Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA in Chula Vista, California

Summary

The Certified Nursing Assistant–CNA c ollaborates with the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) in the delivery of quality patient/resident care under the direction of a licensed nurse. The CNA delivers care with consideration to age specific needs/care and contributes to overall unit functions. The CNA provides routine nursing care and performs established nursing procedures for adult and geriatric residents/patients in a skilled nursing environment.

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 also 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:

  • Sitting

  • Walking

  • Standing

  • Twisting (trunk)

  • Twisting (neck)

  • Bending (waist)

  • Flexing/Extending (neck)

  • Gripping/Grasping

  • Fine Manipulation / Pinching

  • Reaching below shoulder level

  • Reaching above shoulder level

  • Kneeling

  • Squatting

  • Bed mobilization (scooting / rolling)

  • Lateral transfers (bed to gurney)

  • Bed to chair/wheelchair/commode transfer

  • Car transfers

  • 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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Location

This position is located in Chula Vista, San Diego County

Hours

8 hour shift, Per Diem, variable, working every other weekend

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Completion of an approved Nursing Assistant course

  • Current California Nursing Assistant Certification for Long Term Care and Skilled Nursing

  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers issued by the AHA

  • Ability to perform all baseline resident / patient care skills under guidance of Licensed Nurse.

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Fluent knowledge (written and spoken) of English.

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • One-year recent experience in rehab, geriatric, or acute care hospital

Job: *CNA Jobs

Organization: *65800 - SNF - Certified (West Wing)

Title: Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA

Location: Chula Vista-Chula Vista Medical Center

Requisition ID: 87316