StarTech New Graduate CNA Program

    Tamarac, FL
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    Job Description

    SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)

    SCHEDULE: Full-time

    Certified Nursing Assistant

    Various Departments

    Full TimeVarious Shifts Available0.9 FTE

    University Hospital

    Tamarac, FL

    Facility Descriptions:

    The East Florida Division encompasses 14 different hospitals with various bed sizes from Miami to the Treasure Coast. We area member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America (HCA). Historically HCA has been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies. Join our tradition of excellence!

    University Hospital and Medical Center is a 317-bed acute care hospital offering a wide range of surgical and medical services Since opening in 1974, we have distinguished ourselves as a leader in breakthroughs in orthopedic care as well as joint replacement. We continue to build on this tradition in our Orthopedic and Spine Institute. Our Center for Behavioral Health offers inpatient child, adolescent, adult and geriatric services while our outpatient services include a Partial hospitalization program (PHP), Intensive outpatient program (IOP) and a 24 hour behavioral health support hotline. They are also a certified Baker Act receiving facility. University is licensed by Florida's Agency for Health Care Administration and certified by the Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center. Our family-friendly ER provides expert, compassionate care for patients of all ages and special accommodations for seniors. Other specialty services include a wound care center as well as comprehensive diagnostic services accredited in multiple modalities including pediatric CT imaging by the American College of Radiology.

    We continue a proud tradition of providing high quality personalized care in our local community. Explore possibilities to join our team where colleagues are valued and pledge to treat one another with loyalty, respect, and dignity.

    What isStarTech?

    StarTech refers to the Star Technician Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program.

    The StarTech program is a unique educational opportunity designed to meet the crucial needs for newly licensed Certified Nursing Assistants.

    The paid 6-week program combines classroom interactive lectures, skills training, electronic health record training, and hands-on clinical training done at the hiring facility.

    This full time opportunity is broken down into one week of classroom training followed by five weeks of hands on training where successful graduates will be offered a full time position.

    A few things to know before you apply:

    You must hold a Certified Nursing Assistant certification from the State of Florida in addition to a Basic Life Support certification from the American Heart Association

    No experience is necessary - it is actually preferred!

    A strict schedule of learning is required for the first 6 weeks and you must be able to comply to be accepted- no exceptions

    Some travel may be required


    We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, and employee stock purchase program.


    TheCertified Nursing Assistant assists the professional nursing staff by performing patient care activities, clerical functions and ensuring patient satisfaction under the supervision of the RN in accordance with the philosophy, goals, and objectives of each facility.

    Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
    • Assists patients with the activities of daily living (ADLs) - which include but are not limited to bathing, eating, dressing, transferring, ambulating, toileting, etc.
    • Completes patient vital signs, input/output, blood glucose checks, daily weight and other tasks as assigned and notifies nurse with significant changes.
    • Answers patient call lights promptly and reports patient needs to assigned nursing personnel for follow up.
    • Demonstrates flexibility and adaptability to volume, census, and acuity.
    • Follows through with assignments and informs supervisor if unable to complete tasks.
    • Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for completion of assignments and delivery of safe effective and appropriate care in a timely and accurate manner.
    • Explains all treatment and care to the patient and/or family members.
    • Graduate of a program for Certified Nursing Assistant is preferred
    • Active Certified Nursing Assistant certification from the State of Florida
    • Basic Life Support certification from the American Heart Association
    • No previous C.N.A. experience preferred
    • Ability to work all shifts, weekends, and holidays
    • Knowledge of medical terminology is a plus
    • Ability to lift, push, pull50 pounds
    • Customer service experience preferred
    • Excellent work ethic, professional appearance, and a kind compassionate demeanor is needed

    Our Company's recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by clickinghere.

    For questions about your job application or this site please contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.

    Posting ID: 556730268Posted: 2020-05-22