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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Mother Baby Unit, Certified Nursing Assistant in El Paso, Texas

About Las Palmas Medical Center

Las Palmas Medical Center offers comprehensive services and special expertise in Emergency Room Medicine (Level III Trauma), Cardiology, Women’s Services, Labor & Delivery, Neonatal Intensive Care, Neuroscience, Pediatric care, and Wound Care Management. Las Palmas Medical Center is also the only Kidney Transplant Center in the Region. Las Palmas Rehabilitation Hospital is a separate facility with newly renovated patient rooms, exercise equipment and cafeteria. The physicians, nurses and staff at our 325-bed facility are committed to caring for our community with compassionate, quality healthcare


We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program and employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity

POSITION SUMMARY: The Nursing Assistant provides basic patient care under the direction of the RN in accordance with the philosophy, goals, objectives, and policies and procedures of Las Palmas Medical Center.

POPULATION SERVED: All employees, staff of LPMC in both clinical and non-clinical departments, including patient/families, physicians, volunteers, agency, contract, students and the community served.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Demonstrates knowledge and application of sterile technique, instruments and supplies needed for surgical cases.

Communicates, interacts and participates in teamwork on the unit.

Practices, endorses and provides customer service skills to patients, visitors, physicians and staff.

Demonstrates knowledge and respect of the patients right to privacy and protection of patient confidentiality.

Communicates and participates in patient care activities in direct conjunction with the Registered Nurse.

Demonstrates knowledge and application of basic patient care.

Monitors and documents information regarding patient activities, as directed by the RN.

Performs clerical duties and inventory control.

Sets priorities and organizes the workload on a nursing unit.

Other duties as assigned

_REQUIRED LICENSURE AND/OR CERTIFICATION_ BLS certification, if on an approved leave or FMLA, a 30 day grace period will be given.

High School diploma or GED

C.N.A certification, a 30 day grace period will be given if on an approved leave or FMLA

_REQUIRED EDUCATION: _ Will receive training on the unit.

_PREFERRED EDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFCATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES_: Completion of a formal training program or enrolled in a nursing program

Health care experience preferred

Reads and writes basic English with the basic skills necessary to understand and transfer physician's orders.

Ability to move in excess of 50 pounds, with assistance from other staff.

Effective communication skills; both orally and written.

Computer skills needed

Ability to work with others in a team

Strong customer service skills relating to patients, physicians, and staff.

Knowledge of basic anesthesia principles

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Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Mother Baby Unit, Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Texas-El Paso-Las Palmas Medical Center - El Paso

Requisition ID: 01515-20990