*An active FL state CNA certification which is in good standing.
*Proof of an American Heart Association Basic Life Support certification which is current and does not expire within the next 90 days.
If you have recently moved from another state and have an active CNA certification, you must apply to the State of Florida Board of Nursing for FL certification. During the time while you are awaiting receipt of the Florida certification, you may be allowed to work for 120 days under reciprocity.
Please refer to FL Board of Nursing Website: http://floridasnursing.gov/ for information on certification requirements.
DUTIES: 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 and 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.
Are you a Certified Nursing Assistant who would like to work in the Hospital setting? Lee Health is seeking both experienced and new graduate CNA's. We recognize employees for a job well done, and treat everyone with dignity and respect. We provide opportunities for growth and career development, and not only enable but empower employees to do their best!
*The best qualified candidates will be selected for an interview at which time the recruiter will be discussing specific shift(s), campus and department/unit openings with you that are available at the time of your interview.
Shifts available may be:
7:00a-7:30p or 7:00p-7:30a or any other combination
Positions MAY BE available at the following hospital campuses:
Cape Coral Hospital
Gulf Coast Medical Center
Lee Memorial Hospital
Health Park Medical Center
Golisano Children's Hospital
Education: High school or equivalent preferred. CNA required.
Training: Completion of a state approved CNA education program required. A course which offers 120 hours or more with clinical training in a hospital and/or nursing home is strongly preferred.
License: Florida CNA Certification which is current and in good standing or a CNA license active in another state and able to obtain Florida license under reciprocity.
BLS (Basic Life Support) Healthprovider certification through American Heart Association. *This is not basic CPR.
Other: Communication and interpersonal skills, basic computer skills, and customer service skills required. Knowledge of medical terminology. Epic (electronic medical records) experience a plus
Lee Health is the leading provider of health care in Southwest Florida and has served the citizens of Lee County and surrounding communities since 1916. Lee Health consists of four acute care hospitals, two specialty hospitals and comprehensive health care services in facilities and office locations throughout Southwest Florida. With more than 1 million patient contacts each year, Lee Health is the fourth largest public health system in the United States and one of the largest in Florida. Lee Health is a progressive, financially sound health care provider with over 11,800 employees, 1,300 community physicians and 4,500 volunteers and auxilians.