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Cedars-Sinai Clinical Partner/Certified Nursing Assistant - PACU/Pre OP 8hrs 7:00am - 3:30pm, Per Diem in Los Angeles, California

Make a difference every single day

When the work you do every single day has a crucial impact on the lives of others, every effort, every detail, and every second matters. This shared culture of happiness, passion and dedication pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and it’s just one of the many reasons we’ve achieved our fifth consecutive Magnet designation for nursing excellence. From working with a team of dedicated healthcare professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll have everything you need to do something incredible—for yourself, and for others. Join us, and discover why U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America’s Best Hospitals.

Are you passionate about helping people? Do you want to make a difference in people’s lives?

Do you want to be a part of something greater? At Cedars-Sinai you'll learn from dedicated healthcare professionals every single day and use state-of-the-art facilities to do something incredible – for yourself and for others. You will support the physicians and nursing staff in the delivery of health care by performing a variety of medically related tasks.

The PACU/PreOp Clinical Partner, under the direction of a licensed care giver, and after education and demonstration of competency, performs a variety of direct/indirect patient care or task specific to the unit / needs of the patient population in the preoperative environment.

  • You will Assists patients with activities such as eating, walking and personal hygiene.

  • You will Records and reports vital signs, dispenses/retrieves bedpans, and removes urinary catheters.

  • You will maintain competency skills including the ability to provide care to special patient population sand patients with diverse cultural backgrounds.

  • You can identify the ability of the adolescent, adult and geriatric patient to follow directions/instructions.

  • You can 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.

Educational Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Full command of the English language, both written and verbal, sufficient to carry out the duties identified in this job description.

  • Knowledge of therapeutic positioning techniques preferred.

License/Certification/Registration Requirements:

  • Basic Life Support Certification (BCLS) Approved by the American Heart Association

  • Certified Nursing Assistant Certification Required

Experience:

  • Meets specialty specific competencies and education for the assigned area.

  • Demonstrates a commitment to customer service and an ability to meet the needs and expectations of patients and health care colleagues.

  • Meets criteria and protocol for Clinical Partner.

  • One year of previous experience in an acute care facility, (hospital or medical center) or long-term care hospital (convalescent, skilled nurse facility or physical rehabilitation center).

Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.

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