Cedars-Sinai Clinical Partner / Certified Nursing Assistant - 7SE - Medical Surgical 12hrs Nights in Los Angeles, California
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Come join the staff of 7S Medical Surgical Endocrinology. They have a position available for a Certified Nursing Assistant. 7S is a fast paced unit requiring excellent partnership and a commitment to excellence every single day. If it is your goal to work in an environment of high accountability striving for excellence, this is the place for you!
The unit serves an adult population of patients with a broad spectrum of medical conditions in addition to patients with Diabetes. An interdisciplinary approach to care is provided. Patient care needs are identified through the interdisciplinary team and involve assessment of the patient and interaction with the family members, physician and nursing staff. Discharge planning rounds, held twice weekly, allow for group discussion on each patient to individually tailor the care required to meet all needs. Disciplines included are: Social Work, Case Management, Dietitian, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Diabetes Teaching Nurses, Staff RN’s, Unit Manager and Home Care Coordinator.
As a Clinical Partner, under the direction a licensed care giver, and after education and demonstration of competency, performs a variety of direct patient care activities or tasks specific to the unit/needs of the patient population.
You will Assists patients with activities such as eating, walking and personal hygiene.
You will Records and reports vital signs, dispenses/retrieves bedpans, and removes urinary catheters.
You will maintain competency skills including the ability to provide care to special patient population sand patients with diverse cultural backgrounds.
You can identify the ability of the adolescent, adult and geriatric patient to follow directions/instructions.
You can identify safety concerns in the age related population and institutes additional measures to provide a safe environment; and identify developmental milestones in the age related population.
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Full command of the English language, both written and verbal, sufficient to carry out the duties identified in this job description.
Knowledge of therapeutic positioning techniques preferred.
Basic Life Support Certification (BCLS) Approved by the American Heart Association
Certified Nursing Assistant Certification Required
Meets specialty specific competencies and education for the assigned area.
Demonstrates a commitment to customer service and an ability to meet the needs and expectations of patients and health care colleagues.
Meets criteria and protocol for Clinical Partner.
One year of previous experience in an acute care facility, (hospital or medical center) or long-term care hospital (convalescent, skilled nurse facility or physical rehabilitation center).
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