Children''s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics 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/Vet