Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - 40 hours/week (Day shift)

  • Adventist Health System
  • Altamonte Springs, FL, USA
  • Jan 28, 2018

Job Description

Hospice of the Comforter is 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.

Hospice of the Comforter is seeking an experienced and professional Certified Nursing Assistant to assist terminally ill patients and their families in the achievement of physical and emotional comfort. To provide personal patient care services in compliance with the care plans devised by the Registered Nurse (RN). This position requires travel (75%) to patient homes in Seminole County. This position requires a positive, supportive attitude and demeanor, good communication skills and desire to perform as an effective Team Member. If compassion motivates you to help others then this may the job for you.


Full Time, 40 Hours/week.

Day Shift of 8:00am - 5:00pm, Every-other weekend required.

  • Visits assigned group of patients as set forth in the Plan of Care.
  • Provides personal care services to patient such as bathing, shampoo, nail and foot care, oral hygiene.
  • Aids the patient's mobility and performs range of motion activities on patient extremities as outlined in the Plan of Care.
  • Cleans and maintains the patient area including changing linens and doing patient laundry as needed.
  • Prepares and serves meals or snacks as directed.
  • Assists patient as needed to eat or drink.
  • Leaves needed supplies for patient including creams, lotions, and briefs.
  • Documents each patient visit in patient database system.
  • Must be customer-service oriented to ensure a positive experience for our patients and families.



Successful completion of the CNA curriculum (including 75 hours (minimum of 16 hours of classroom and 16 hours of supervised practical training by an RN)) is required.

High school diploma or equivalent is required.


Minimum of 1 year experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant in hospice care, home health, acute care, or nursing facility required.

Additional Requirements:

A clear/active Florida CNA License is required.

Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse Assistant (CHPNA) is preferred.