Nursing Assistant job – Sharp Healthcare – San Diego, CA

This position is located in Chula Vista, San Diego County

Hours

12 hour shift, Full-time, 7:00pm – 7:30am, working every other weekend

Required Skills and Qualifications

Nursing Assistant training or current enrollment in nursing program or Acute Care Nursing Assistant Class or 2 semesters of nursing school

Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers

Six months recent experience as a Nursing Assistant in an Acute Care hospital

Experience with direct patient care with activities of daily living, mobilization, transfers, hygiene needs, vital signs, EKGs, patient rounding, measuring and documenting intake/output.

Ability to read and write English

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

One year recent experience in an Acute Care hospital

Description

Summary

The Nursing Assistant will work as a part of the health care team to provide, nurse support, optimal patient care and outcomes.

5 East IMCU-DOU2 is a 44 bed unit at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center. This unit focuses on a wide variety of cardiac patients. Patient population includes cardiac pre and post open heart surgery, myocardial infarction, congestive heart failure, chest pain, unstable angina, vents, cath lab, angioplasty, hypertension, diabetes, renal failure, stroke. This unit features teamwork and enjoys strong positive working relationship with interdisciplinary team.

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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