THE CHILDRENS MERCY HOSPITAL Care Assistant in Kansas City, Missouri

Job Responsibilities:Care Assistants provide basic, uncomplicated patient care and assist with unit/department operations under the supervision of Registered Nurses. Assignment of job responsibilities are as delegated by Registered Nurses assigned to supervise the Care Assistant and in accordance with this job description.Job Requirements: * High School diploma or equivalent * Certified Nursing Assistant CNA * Medical Terminology * PC Skills * 1-2 years' experience working with children/families * If not a CNA, one of the following criteria must be met: * Enrolled in a professional BSN/AD or practical LPN nursing education program and have successfully completed the fundamentals in nursing course * Within the past three 3 years, was a professional BSN/AD or practical LPN nursing licensure candidate who failed to pass the state licensure examination in any state * Worked as a nurse assistant, emergency medical technician EMT, or surgical technician within the past three 3 years * Completed an UAP unlicensed assistive personnel program in Missouri or another State that meets current regulatory requirements within the past three 3 years * Completed a professional BSN/AD or practical LPN nursing program outside the US and is awaiting the licensure examination in this countryEEO Employer/Disabled/VetEmployer's Job# 4774Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.