Patient Care Assistant - Medical/oncology Acute
Scripps Mercy San Diego
 San Diego, CA

At Scripps Health, you

will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized

as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.

You’ll be surrounded by

people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and

their teammates. So, if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your

potential.

Join Our Team of Patient

Care Assistants in our Medical/Oncology Acute department at Scripps Mercy

Hospital San Diego located in the heart of Hillcrest. Founded in 1890 by the

Sisters of Mercy, Scripps Mercy Hospital is San Diego’s longest established

hospital, the only Catholic medical center and the largest teaching hospital in

the region.

As a Patient Care

Assistant, you will provide excellent service to patients as a key member of

the clinical care team.

  • Assists patients with personal
    needs and activities of daily living, collects data, and ensures the
    patient has a safe, organized environment.
  • Assists with patient care
    within the scope permitted and under the direction of a clinician.
  • Supports the unit with a
    variety of patient logistic, clerical, equipment/supply, and charge
    reconciliation duties.

This is a Full-Time (72

hours per pay period) position with a 12-hour rotating night schedule. This

position is located at Scripps Mercy San Diego

Required

Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:

  • One year of recent experience
    working under the license of a licensed healthcare provider OR
  • current enrollment or
    completion of Nursing Assistant training from a recognized school OR
  • current enrollment in an
    RN program with completion of the second semester, including nursing
    fundamentals
  • Must be able to speak, read and
    follow instruction in English
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
    with a service aptitude
  • American Heart Association
    (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) for health care provider

Preferred

Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:

  • One year of acute care setting
    experience preferred
  • Multiple patient care skills
    preferred
  • CNA certification preferred