110386 - (CNA) Sr. Nursing Aide - Medicine IMU
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#110386 (CNA) Sr. Nursing Aide - Medicine IMUFiling Deadline: Fri 10/22/2021
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Under the supervision of the Registered Nurse, the CNA supports the continuum of care by providing basic patient care and assistance with activities of daily living. Performs uncomplicated technical procedures. Participates in performance improvement activities, such as chart audits. Utilizes a variety of technical equipment and supplies. Provides basic patient care support: patient transport, specimen and blood and blood products transport, and inventory management. Cross trains to the role of Hospital Unit Secretary.
This position requires initiative, the ability to prioritize demands and the ability to work in a team environment. Participates in collaborative team environment, including: training and evaluation of peers; scheduling of work; and assisting the administrative functions of the unit.
Active California CNA license.
Current BART certification, or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
Previous experience working in an acute care setting.
Demonstrated ability to observe deviations from normal.
Two (2+) or more years of CNA experience in an acute care setting.
Experience with Epic, UCSD Paging & Scheduling Systems.
Knowledge of medical terminology.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!
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