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Certified Nursing Assistant

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 Job Title: Certified Nursing Assistant
 Company Name: Washington Hospital Healthcare System
 Employment Type: Per Diem
 Location: FREMONT, CA, United States
 Department: Medical - 3 West & 3 South
 Salary: Highly Competitive
 Shift Hours/ Days: per diem variable
 Hours/Pay Period: 0
 Degree Required: Certificate
 Job ID: 2013.01272
 Date Posted: Apr 10, 2013
 Years Experience: 0
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  Complete Description

Summary of duties - Under the direction of an RN, assumes responsibility and accountability for assignment for a designated time frame, assisting other nursing staff in providing patient care according to established methods/policies/standards within the scope of certified nursing assistant practice. Educational requirements - High school graduate or equivalent.  Successful completion of a nursing assistant training program or currently enrolled in, or graduate of, an accredited RN program. License/Certification requirements - CNA certification or currently enrolled in, or graduate of, an accredited RN program.  AHA BLS certification. Experience requirements - Previous 6 months experience as a nursing assistant in acute care setting preferred, or satisfactory completion of a nursing assistant training program. Special Skills or abilities -  Able to read, write and comprehend medical terminology and English and communicate effectively.  Emotional and physical stamina to work in a stressful environment related to patients, staff and visitors.  Good organizational skills to handle large volume of patient care activities.  Able to lift 50 lbs

 Additional Information

Weekend and/or Holiday Rotation may be required.