Rady Children's Hospital San Diego Patient Care Assistant-49587 in San Diego, California

JOB SUMMARY:

Under the direct supervision of a licensed care practitioner, provides and documents clinical care and associated tasks, as assigned. Collaborates with interdisciplinary team to ensure optimal care is provided in a quality environment to patients and families. Utilizes appropriate age and developmental approach in application of care.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School Diploma, GED or foreign equivalent

Current BLS/CPR certification (Issued by the American Heart Association)

One of the following:

Completion of a CNA or Medical Assistant program AND 1 year of experience

Completion of a CNA or Medical Assistant program AND enrolled in a Registered Nurse program

Enrolled in a Registered Nurse program AND completed at least 1 clinical acute hospital rotation

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

CMA or CNA

1 year of experience

Pediatric experience in inpatient, outpatient or long-term care setting

Bilingual English/Spanish