Riverside CNA Job Listings
Certified Nursing Assistant
Riverside, CA CNA Jobs features constantly-updated medical field job listings from employers around the Web and throughout the "Inland Empire" region of California. While the CNA job description is sometimes vague, and noted only as being an "assistant", the duties of the orderly or nurses aide, as CNAs are sometimes referred to, is to assist with patient care, including grooming and bathing, monitoring vital statistics, scheduling rehabilitation appointments, and generally assuring the comfort and health of patients, all under the supervision of an RN. Many nurses begin their careers as CNAs, and then move on to become RN, LVNs, or another specialize nurse after working directly with patients while pursuing a degree at the same time. In this regard, the CNA position is often a steppingstone position.Riverside, the "City of Trees" is a sprawling suburban area in Southern California that boasts a population of just over 300,000 (as of 2008). While many residents of Riverside and nearby San Bernardino and Ontario commute to Orange County and Los Angeles County for work, there are a number of medical facilities and hospitals in the city itself, offering CNA job opportunities for those working in the field. Among these employers are Riverside Community Hospital, Parkview Community Hospital Medical Center, Riverside Psychiatric Medical and Extended Care Hospital of Riverside. Combined with the vast array of healthcare institutions in Orange County and the city of Los Angeles, employment opportunities about for those seeking employment as Certified Nursing Assistants.