StarTech New Graduate CNA Program

    Miami, 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

    Mercy Hospital

    Miami, 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!

    Since 1950 Mercy Hospital has been serving the healthcare needs of South Florida. Licensed for 488-beds, Accredited by the Joint Commission, Mercy Hospital is affiliated with more than 1,000 physicians representing a wide range of medical specialties to serve the residents of Miami-Dade county and surrounding communities. Services include emergency care, heart and vascular care, maternity and neonatal care (Level II NICU), as well as outpatient and CARF accredited inpatient rehabilitation. Accessible by land, air and sea, Mercy is designated by the Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center and the hospital's Comprehensive Community Cancer Program is accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.

    Mercy Hospital is sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine, Florida, and affiliated with HCA Healthcare's East Florida Division. As Miami-Dade County's only Catholic hospital, Mercy has maintained its reputation for excellence while following the Catholic tradition of caring for God's people and providing spiritual support. Since its inception, Mercy Hospital has been dedicated to providing excellent medical care, while remaining true to its mission of caring for the physical and spiritual needs of all the people it serves.

    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, student loan repayment, 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: 556730291Posted: 2020-05-22