Children''s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics Care Assistant - Inpatient in Kansas City, Missouri

All applicants must complete the employment application along with a video interview within three business days to be considered for this position. Please click the following link when you are ready to complete the video. The process will take approximately 30 minutes.

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 country

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