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Certified Nursing Assistant Advanced

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: Nursing - SNF
Categories: Certified Nursing Assistant
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 7:30 PM-7:30 AM
Schedule: Nights

Description:

Are you a caring, compassionate/proficient/experienced professional who loves/enjoys making people happy/helping customers/patients in a team-oriented setting? If so, read on!

When you join Lee Health as a CNA, you’ll enjoy getting involved to continuously improve your skills. Here, you'll feel welcomed, valued and respected, so it’s no wonder we are in the 98th percentile for employee engagement when ranked against the national health care database. Having a career with Lee Health offers valuable growth opportunities, market competitive compensation, and exceptional benefits that address your holistic health. We even offer Tuition Reimbursement and / or Grants to grow your career with Lee Health.

Provides patient care duties under the guidance and direction of the nurse. Responsible for implementing components of the plan of care through the initiation/completion of procedures relating to basic human, mental health, social needs, comfort, safety and emergency measures; activities of daily living; personal care needs; nutrition and fluid and elimination needs. May have access to and transport non-controlled medications as directed.

Requirements:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
High School Diploma or EquivalentPreferred

Additional Requirements

Completion of a State Approved, CNA Education Program required (with at least 120 hours of academic studies and clinical training; 165 hours preferred in Acute Care).

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or

Additional Requirements

Previous CNA work experience preferred; or new graduate CNA with clinical training.

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
CNA CertificationRequired

Additional Requirements

Or a CNA certification active in another state which is transferrable to obtain Florida certification under reciprocity.

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or
BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)Required

Additional Requirements

Proof of American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is required; current for a minimum of 90 days after hire date.