Certified Nursing Assitant Hospice Inpatient Unit - AdventHealth Hospice Care
Location Address: 480 W. Central Parkway, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
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AdventHealth Hospice Care is the only not-for-profit, faith-based, Hospice provider in the Greater Orlando Area
We are part of the largest healthcare system in the area, AdventHealth
For almost 30 years, we have provided compassionate care to patients and families during their time of need
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Full Time Night Shift
7p-7A, Every Other Weekend
You Will Be Responsible For:
Reviews the Plan of Care for the assigned patient census. Communicates with the staff nurses regarding activities performed and patient condition. Discusses particular issues arising which may require intervention by others.
Adheres to written and oral instructions for patient care as prepared by the charge nurse.
Provides personal care services including bathing, shampoo, nail and food care, oral hygiene, and other services to ensure the patient’s comfort and cleanliness.
Aids the patient’s mobility and performs range of motion activities on patient extremities as outlined in the Plan of Care. Move patient from bed to wheelchair, push the chair to give the patient a ride, or reposition patient in bed.
Serves meals or snacks as directed and assists with feeding as required by patient needs.
Performs housekeeping services and cleans and maintains the patient area as necessary. Change linens and do patient laundry as needed.
What You Will Need:
·The successful completion of the Certified Nursing Assistant curriculum is required; High school diploma or equivalent preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted at the discretion of the Administrator.
·A clear/active Florida Certified Nurse Assistant License is required. Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse Assistant (CHPNA) certification is preferred.
·A minimum of 6 months experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant in hospice care, home health, acute care, or skilled nursing facility is required.
·Knowledge of nursing assistant skills in the performance of duties in compliance with the legal and ethical parameters established and based on the level of education and certification attained by the employee.
The Inpatient Unit CNA carries out duties under the supervision of an Inpatient Unit Registered Nurse (RN) in order to increase the level of patient comfort in compliance with the care plan, to maintain good patient hygiene and a safe environment for the patient by performing assigned duties.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.