Job Posting: Cedars-Sinai is a leader in providing high-quality healthcare encompassing primary care, specialized medicine and research. Since 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, setting standards in quality and innovative patient care, research, teaching and community service. Today, Cedars-Sinai is known for its national leadership in transforming healthcare for the benefit of patients. Cedars-Sinai impacts the future of healthcare by developing new approaches to treatment and educating tomorrow's health professionals. Additionally, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a commitment to the community through programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents. The Clinical Partner (CP), under the direction of a Registered Nurse, and after education and demonstration of competency, performs a variety of direct patient care activities or tasks specific to the Unit/needs of the patient population which include but are not limited to the following:
Assists patients with activities such as eating, walking and personal hygiene.
Records and reports vital signs, dispenses/retrieves bedpans, and removes urinary catheters.
Maintains competency skills including the ability to provide care to special patient populations and patients with diverse cultural backgrounds.
Identify safety concerns in the age related population and institutes additional measures to provide a safe environment; and identify developmental milestones in the age-related population.
Other job responsibilities as appropriate to the scope of care as a Certified Nurse Assistant for the patient population being cared for. Educational, License, Certification and Other Requirements: -High School Diploma or General Education Diploma/G.E.D. -Current and valid certification from the State of California as a Nurse Assistant -Current and valid Basic Cardiac Life Support/BCLS certificate from the American Heart Association -Full command (written and verbal) of the English language -Excellent customer services and interpersonal skills -Must possess minimum computer competency comprised of a working knowledge of Windows or comparable system specifically including keyboarding and mouse skills and applicable to individual job duties and expectations, employee must demonstrate competency in use of the applications indicated on the competency checklist. Work Experience: -Minimum of one (1) year or more recent work experience in an acute and/or sub acute care facility (hospital or medical center). Work Environment: -Must be able to perform assigned duties in a demanding work environment Physical Demands:
Full body motion
Full sensory response (vision, speech, hearing, smell, touch)
Manual finger dexterity and fine motor skills with eye-hand coordination
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, push/pull at least 100 pounds and carry up to 25 pounds Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring. EEO / AA / F / M / Veteran / Disabled All External hires must successfully pass background check, drug screen, and pre-employment physical.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scien...tists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.