Department Aide-R

Dignity Health Sacramento, CA

Dignity Health Mercy General Hospital has been serving the Sacramento community for more than 100 years. Founded by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy General has been at its current site in the heart of East Sacramento since 1925. Mercy General Hospital has 342 licensed beds, a physician staff of more than 800 and is the highest volume cardiac procedure hospital in California. Mercy General is one of six Sacramento area hospitals that are part of Dignity Health, a system of 39 hospitals and medical centers in California, Arizona and Nevada.

ResponsibilitiesThe incumbent is a member of the healthcare team who is accountable for patient care supportive services for a care team under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse. May have access to or be required to distribute drugs, needles or syringes from storage locations, (such as large stock supplies, automated dispensing units and other carts) to/within patient care areas or treatment carts as defined by hospital policy/procedure. QualificationsRequired:1 year CNA/nurse assistant/care giver experience preferably in a surgery department setting. Must have proficient computer skills. American Heart Association BLS required.