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Providence is calling a Nursing Assistant (Full time/Night shift) in Medical/Surgical at Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.

We are seeking a Nurse Assistant in Medical/Surgical who will report to the Nurse Manager, with direction from the Registered Nurse &/or LVN, this position is responsible for providing high quality, individualized basic care activities.

In this position you will:

  • Promote patient, physician and employee satisfaction by personal example, treating all contacts with respect
  • Support and participate in activities that foster customer service.
  • Communicate and follow the organizational chain of command for notification of patient care/service issues, when appropriate
  • Maintain required applicable licensure, certification and education.
  • Attend and successfully completes general and department orientation, in-service programs and the annual key competencies and mandatory update requirements
  • Participate actively in department staff meetings
  • Demonstrate mastery of verbal and written communications
  • Observe patient issues/concerns/problems and reports, in a timely manner, normal and abnormal findings on an ongoing basis to LVN or RN
  • Provide care that considers physical, psychosocial, spiritual and cultural needs of patients
  • Contribute to patient care by assisting the patient in basic living activities such as bathing, oral care, positioning, linen changes, vital signs and ambulating
  • Complete assigned duties and treatment on a daily basis within the scope of practice
  • Under the direction of the RN/LVN and in conjunction with patient/family, the NA provides care based on the individualized patient care plan
  • Document care provided in the patient care record in accordance with policies and procedures
  • Evaluate and respond appropriately to ensure patient safety based on the physical environment, equipment and the patient’s behavior
  • Demonstrate the ability to provide care in emergency situations and follows established emergency procedures and practices
  • Demonstrate competence in the clinical knowledge, skills required, and technology utilized in the department
  • Answer call lights in a timely manner and responds appropriately
  • Be within the scope of practice, assists in coordination of student clinical experience and orientation of new staff
  • Demonstrate willingness & ability to float to areas within their scope of practice as necessary
  • Demonstrate knowledge of age specific care, including but not limited to, identifying the need for additional safety measures, physiological normal values/readings; and observing skin integrity, behavior, motor skills and/or activities that place patients at risk as well as communicates effectively in a clear, concise, understandable manner. Applicable for the populations: Adult and Geriatric


Required qualifications:

  • Completion of Nursing Assistant course
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS-HCP)
  • Current LA City Fire Card within 90 days of hire

Preferred qualifications:

  • Current CNA certification
  • One (1) year experience in acute care setting

APPLY ONLINE NOW! > Provide ALL requested documentation > Profile Submission to preferred facility > Approval > Attend training / orientation classes > login ID issued > START WORK!

How to Apply

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Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center Proudly serving the community since 1973, Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center has provided excellent and compassionate care to the San Fernando Valley. In addition to heart, vascular, orthopedic, cancer and women’s services, we house the largest Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in the area and our emergency department has been designated by the Los Angeles County Department of Health as a STEMI and stroke receiving center. From a state-of-the-art campus to equitable community services, we work tirelessly to provide for your every physical, emotional, social and spiritual need.
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