Health Care Assistant - HCA
Sharp Memorial Hospital - San Diego, CA

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  • Part Time


    This position is located in Serra Mesa.

    8-hour shift: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm, working every other weekend.

    Required Skills and Qualifications
    • Current CPR certification
    • One year experience as nursing assistant or unit clerk in acute or sub-acute
    • Demonstrates ability to prioritize work
    • Able to type
    • Flexible, effective interpersonal skills, positive attitude, and team work

    Performs Unit Clerk duties as well as provide direct patient care under the guidance of a Licensed Nurse. Will alternate between the clinical and clerical role per departmental needs.

    5 North is a 32 bed Medical Surgical unit at Sharp Memorial Hospital. This unit specializes in caring for patients requiring diabetic, renal, cardiac monitoring and respiratory support. We provide professional and holistic nursing care to the adult medical population requiring inpatient services.

    Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds. Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.

    Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.

    Essential Physical Requirements may include
    • Sitting
    • Walking
    • Standing
    • Twisting (trunk)
    • Twisting (neck)
    • Bending (waist)
    • Flexing/Extending (neck)
    • Gripping/Grasping
    • Fine Manipulation / Pinching
    • Reaching below shoulder level
    • Reaching above shoulder level
    • Kneeling
    • Squatting
    • Bed mobilization (scooting / rolling)
    • Lateral transfers (bed to gurney)
    • Bed to chair/wheelchair/commode transfer
    • Car transfers
    • Lift up to 50 pounds
    • Push/Pull over 100 pounds
    • Carry up to 25 pounds

    Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.

    Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/D/V).

    Each new hire candidate who is offered employment must pass a physical evaluation, urine drug screen and pre-employment back ground checks before starting work.
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