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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Inpatient Unit @ Florida Hospital Orlando (Night Shift) in Altamonte Springs, FL at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 12/6/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    12/6/2018
  • Job ID:
    273232
  • Job Function
    Patient Care Support
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    Night
  • AHS Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    Hospice of the Comforter

Job Description

Hospice of the Comforter, with administrative offices located North of Orlando in Altamonte Springs, is opening a Hospice Inpatient Unit within Florida Hospital Orlando.
We are the community, faith based, non-profit Hospice organization covering Seminole, Orange, and Osceola counties. Our organization is a member of Florida Hospital and Adventist Health System. We are a compassionate care team of highly specialized and trained professionals. Hospice of the Comforter is an equal employer and a Drug Free and Tobacco Free Workplace.
We are seeking a full time Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) who is responsible for: 
  • Caring for hospice patients in an inpatient unit setting.
  • Carrying out duties under the supervision of a licensed nurse in order to increase the level of patient comfort in compliance with the plan of care
  • Maintaining good patient hygiene and a safe environment for the patient
Schedule:
  • Full Time - 36 hours/week, 7:00pm to 7:00am (12-hour shifts)
  • Every-other weekend required.
Responsibilities:         
  • Assists in providing patient care in a home like setting in the Inpatient Unit.
  • Assists in reviewing and adhering to the plan of care to an assigned group of patients.
  • Communicates with the licensed nurses regarding duties performed and promptly notifies licensed nurses of changes in the patient’s condition.
  • Provides personal care services including bathing, shampooing, nail care, food care, oral hygiene, and other services appropriate to the patient’s comfort and cleanliness.
  • Aides the patient’s mobility and performs range of motion activities on patient’s extremities as outlined in the plan of care. Moves patient from bed to wheelchair, pushes the chair to give the patient a ride, or repositions patient in bed.
  • Serves meals or snacks as directed and assists with feeding as required.
  • Performs housekeeping services: cleans and maintains the patient’s area.
  • Assists in communicating with patient’s family members and providing guidance on patient care.
  • Documents within an electronic medical record.

Education:
  • The successful completion of an accredited Certified Nursing Assistant curriculum is required including 75 hours (minimum of 16 hours of classroom and 16 hours of supervised practical training by an RN)
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
 Experience:
  • A minimum of 6 months experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant in a hospital, inpatient unit, acute care, or nursing facility is required. 
 Additional Requirements:
  • A clear/active Florida Certified Nurse Assistant License is required. 
  • Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse Assistant (CHPNA) certification is preferred.
Keywords:
Certified Nursing Assistant, CNA, Home Health Aide, Hospice, Florida Hospital, Inpatient Unit, Home care, Adventist Health System, AdventHealth

Position Location:  
Job:  Patient Care Support
Organization:  Hospice of the Comforter
Primary Location:  US-FL-Altamonte Springs
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Night
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  High School Diploma / GED
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Nov 6, 2018, 6:53:47 PM

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