Children's Hospital Colorado Clinical Assistant Float - 55766 in Aurora, Colorado

Why Work at Children's....Children's Hospital Colorado has defined and delivered pediatric healthcareexcellence for more than 100 years. Founded in 1908, Children's Coloradois a leading pediatric network entirely devoted to the health and well beingof children. Continually recognized as one of the nation's outstandinghospitals by U.S. News & World Report, Children's Colorado is known bothfor its nationally and internationally recognized medical, research andeducation programs as well as the full spectrum of everyday care for kidsthroughout Colorado and surrounding states. With more than 1,000 healthcareprofessionals representing the full spectrum of pediatric specialties,Children's Colorado Network of Care includes its main campus, 16Children's Care Centers and more than 400 outreach clinics.A career atChildren's Colorado will challenge you, inspire you, and motivate you tomake a difference in the life of a child.Additional InformationDepartment: Nursing Float TeamHours per week: 36, eligible forbenefitsShift: Full time nights. 12 hour shifts. 3 shifts per week.Job OverviewAssists professional staff in providing direct patient care by performingdelegated activities as outlined in the Clinical Assistive PersonnelCompetency Assessment.ResponsibilitiesPopulation Specific Carea.) Neonate - b.) Infancy - >30 days to 1yrc.)Toddlers - >1yr to 3yrsd.) Pre-Schoolers - >3yrs to 5yrse.) School age- >5yrs to 13yrsf.) Adolescent - >13yrs to 18yrsg.) Adult - >18yrs to 65yrsQualificationsGeneral Work Experience: Minimum of nine months in a direct care healthprovider role preferred. Other previous pediatric experience preferred. Basiccomputer skills required. Excellent customer service and communication skillswith hospital/clinic staff, children, parents and visitors required.Functional knowledge of medical terminology required. Demonstrated ability toprioritize and organize tasks in a fast paced setting.Excellent written andverbal communication. Ability to work independently and as a teammember.Required Education/Field of Study: High School Diploma orequivalent and certification in one or more of the following: Nurse Aide,Medical Assistant, or successful completion of a health assessment,nursing foundations course, and basic medical/surgical clinical rotationin accredited nursing program (BSN ).RequiredLicense/Certification - BLS for Healthcare Providers / CPRChildren's Hospital Colorado's Regional Float Team offers a fast-pacedteam with a large variety of experience opportunities to care for childrenthroughout Children's Hospital Colorado's health care network. Pediatricand or hospital experience preferred but not required. Apply for more details.Physical RequirementsAudio-Visual: Color Discrimination: GoodAudio-Visual: DepthPerception: GoodAudio-Visual: Far Vision: GoodAudio-Visual: Hearing:GoodAudio-Visual: Near Vision: GoodGeneral Activity: Sit: 2-4 hrs. perdayGeneral Activity: Stand/Walk: 4-6 hrs. per dayMotion: Bend: 1/3or more of timeMotion: Carry: 1/3 or more of timeMotion: Lift: 1/3or more of timeMotion: Pull: 1/3 or more of timeMotion: Push: 1/3or more of timeMotion: Reach: 1/3 or more of timeMotion:Squat/Crouch: Up to 1/3 of timeOthers: Able to assist or assume directpatient care as census directly permits.Others: Occupational Hazards -exposure to unsteady or falling patient: In the course of transferring apatient, may encounter a patient who falls or loses balance, causingemployee to fall and/or bear the full weight of a patientWeightLifted/Force Exerted: Up to 100 pounds: Up to 1/3 of timeWeightLifted/Force Exerted: Up to 25 pounds: 1/3 or more of timeWeightLifted/Force EEnvironmentExposure: Exposure to blood/body fluid:Regular/Frequent.Exposure: Exposure to heights: Occasional.Exposure:Exposure to infectious diseases: Frequent.Exposure: Exposure to lungirritations: Occasional.Exposure: Exposure to skin irritations:Frequent.Mental and Emotional Requirements: Manages stressappropriately.Mental and Emotional Requirements: Works