Nursing Assistant, Surgical, 0.8 Days (53681)

Stanford Health Care

Palo Alto,CA  

2020-01-20 2020-02-19
surgical allied.health nursing hospital

For over 160 years, Stanford Health Care has been advancing medicine together as fearless leaders and unstoppable patient advocates. Consistently ranked among the nation’s best hospitals, we are a team of pioneers, bringing groundbreaking medical research and patient care to the communities we serve every day.

We’re Stanford Health Care, home to health care professionals making the impossible a reality every day. We’re pushing the boundaries of what medicine can do, and that takes people who can lead fearlessly, challenge the expected, and inspire healing in everything they do. Your courage, your compassion, and your relentless pursuit of excellence are welcome here. We invite you to explore our current opportunities and discover the rewarding next step in your career.



**Nursing Assistant, Surgical, 0.8 Days (53681)**



+ Job Type:Part Time

+ FTE/Bi-Weekly Hours:.80/64

+ Shift:Days

+ Hours in Shift:8

+ Location:Palo Alto, CA

+ Req:53681



**Job Description**



Welcome to the revolutionary new Stanford Hospital, opening in Fall 2019. Stanford Health Care (SHC) is no ordinary health system, and our new building is no ordinary hospital. You will be working in one of health care's best equipped, most innovative facilities, with the tools to deliver superb patient care. Five beautiful gardens, walking trails, a meditation room and abundant natural light make this the ideal environment for working and healing. You'll also be joining a renowned academic medical center that's part of Stanford Medicine and the Stanford University family. By combining clinical care, research and teaching, we're working together to harness the resources of one of the world's leading universities with groundbreaking programs—to create breakthroughs in diagnosis and treatment. Take this opportunity to work at the peak of your profession.



Future State for 500P New Hospital - AAU K6 Surgical Unit



Under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse, and in accordance with Hospital policies and procedures, the Nursing Assistant (NA) provides basic direct and indirect care as a member of the patient care team. The direct patient care activities are related to the following: measuring, recording and reporting patient information, provision of or assistance with activities of daily living, and simple treatments and procedures. The NA recognizes and addresses age appropriate and cultural needs when caring for patients. In addition, the NA assists in maintaining the patient and unit environment in a clean, orderly condition. The NA communicates changes on the status of the patient to the RN or in the RN's absence the resource nurse.



Equal Opportunity Employer Stanford Health Care (SHC) strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, SHC does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity and/or expression, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability, or the perception of any of the above. People of all genders, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants with criminal convictions will be considered after an individualized assessment of the conviction and the job requirements.



Take an aerial tour



"Our real secret sauce is the quality
of our people. What makes us uniquely
Stanford is the ability of our people
to use their strengths every day to help
better the lives of the patients and
communities we serve."



David D. Jones,CHRO



Did you know?



600368 new patient beds bring us to 600 total.



1Patients can operate their motorized Venetian blinds with 1 finger to control the lighting.



76A new 76-bay Level-1 Trauma Center and Emergency Department is more than 2X the size of the current ED.



5Our 5 gardens, walking trails and a meditation room welcome patients and families.



**Qualifications**



Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.

-License/Certification: AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association REQUIRED



-Work Experience: Previous Nursing Assistant experience in an acute care / hospital setting highly preferred



SHC does not discriminate on the basis of Ancestry, Age, Color, Disability, Genetic information, Gender, gender identity, or gender expression, Marital status, Medical condition, Military or veteran status, National origin, Race, Religion, Sex, and Sexual orientation.
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