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Providence Nursing Assistant - Float Pool in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Nursing Assistant (Full-Time/Night Shift) to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance in Torrance, CA.

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We are seeking a Nursing Assistant who's role is a non-licensed health care employee who performs delegated routine and predictable patient care tasks/duties and works under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN). These duties may include, but are not limited to EKGs, vital signs, basic patient care and transportation. Responds appropriately to patients and families with knowledge of age-specific needs based on scope of service of unit/department where assigned.

In this position you will:

  • Perform delegated routine and predictable patient care tasks/duties and works under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) that includes but are not limited to 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

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position includes: .

  • Graduate of any accredited Certified Nursing Assistant program, or Nursing Assistant program -or- Demonstrated equivalency such as experience as a corpsman, EMT, foreign-licensed RN or MD

  • Completion of 2nd semester of accredited Nursing Program

  • Current BLS Card from the American Heart Association for Health Care Providers or American Red Cross CPR / AED for the Professional Rescuer

  • One (1) year of HHA experience

  • Able to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply, divide)

  • Able to perform 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 (1) year of Nurse Assistant or 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 that has served the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We have a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology while 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 proud to be named one of the Top 50 U.S. Hospitals for Heart Care by Thomson Reuters, the only community hospital in California to receive this honor. We were one of five hospitals in the United States recognized by American Hospital Association-McKesson for leadership and innovation in quality improvement. We received The Choice Award by AAHCP for Outstanding Customer Service Delivery, and were one of 24 hospitals and health systems in the nation to receive the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance. 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 comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 296836

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