Dignity Health

  • CNA

    Job ID
    2017-40820
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Department
    Sub-Acute Care
    Hours / Pay Period
    72
    Facility
    St Johns Pleasant Valley Hospital
    Shift
    12 Hour Day
    Location
    CAMARILLO
    State/Province
    CA
    Standard Hours
    0645-0715
  • Overview

    Welcome to St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital.

    At Dignity Health, we believe in the healing power of kindness. Since 1974, we have been leading with our hearts as we serve the people of Camarillo, California. St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital is an 82-bed acute care facility with an additional 99-bed extended care unit. We offer a full range of services, including an advanced Wound Healing and Oxygen Therapy, comprehensive Cancer and Oncology Services, nationally-recognized Cardiovascular Services, a Surgical Weight Loss, and a Regional Spine Center.

     

    Our passion for inspiring a stronger, healthier world begins with the way we treat our employees. We believe that giving something forward to our patients, and to each other, can make such a difference. We have been awarded the “Ventura County Family-Friendly Employer,” and experience very low turnover rates. We are located near the foothills of Camarillo, affording residents easy access to everything the Strawberry Coast has to offer, from limitless outdoor recreation to wine country to all the culture and entertainment Los Angeles has to offer just a short drive south. We invite you to join us in delivering humankindness to a wonderful community, and together we can change lives.

    Responsibilities




    In keeping with the Dignity Health core values, supports and promotes the provision of quality patient care. Actively participating member is systems, functions and activities of the unit/department.  The CNA provides care for and activities of daily living, comfort and safety.



    Minimum Requirements:


    • Six (6) months recent hospital or long term care facility experience as CNA

    • High school education

    • Successful completion of Certified Nursing Assistant program

    • CPR certification

    • Must be able to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing, clearly, concisely, and accurately.

    • Must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships

    • Must be able to operate IVAC thermometer, vital check machine, blood pressure cuff and have knowledge of medical terminology and basic procedures

     

    This position is represented by SEIU-UHW and is covered by the terms and conditions of the applicable collective bargaining agreement.

     

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    Qualifications

    Six (6) months recent long term care facility experience as CNA required. . Communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing, clearly, concisely, and accurately. Ability to utilize and learn new computer programs for documentation. Establish and maintain effective working relationships. Operate IVAC thermometer, vital sign check machine, blood pressure cuff. Knowledge of medical terminology and basic procedures. Ability to perform care functions that may include, but not necessarily be limited to: 1) Ambulation 2) Eating assistance 3) ADLs 4) ROM (AROM & PROM) 5) Bowel & Bladder Training 6) Splint / Brace / Prosthesis placement / care Ability to educate family members regarding appropriiate activities listed above: ADLs, Eating, Ambulation, ROM etc. as indicated by ability of resident and willingness of family. Current CA Nurse Assistant Certificate (CNA) and BLS CPR certification required.

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