Certified Nursing Assistant Advanced
Lee Health
 Fort Myers, FL

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, 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.

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/

Preferredand/orHigh School Diploma or EquivalentPreferred

Additional Requirements

Completion of a State Approved, CNA Education Program required (with at least 120 hours of academic studies and clinical training; 165 hours preferred in Acute Care).

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/

Preferredand/or

Additional Requirements

Previous CNA work experience preferred; or new graduate CNA with clinical training.

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/

Preferredand/orCNA CertificationRequired

Additional Requirements

Or a CNA certification active in another state which is transferrable to obtain Florida certification under reciprocity.

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/

Preferredand/orBLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)Required

Additional Requirements

Proof of American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is required; current for a minimum of 90 days after hire date.