Clinical Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Med Surg
Posted on: November 16, 2023
For a limited time MaineHealth is offering sign on bonuses for
Clinical Nursing Assistants (CNA):
- 0-1 years of experience eligible for $2,500 (full
- 1+ years of experience eligible for $4,000 (full time)
- Eligible candidates are hired (offer accepted) into a Full or
Part time CNA position. Bonus amount prorated for Part time hires,
per diem hires are ineligible.
- Current MaineHealth member employees are ineligible; former
MaineHealth Members are ineligible until greater than 6 months
separation from employment.
This 17-bed true Medical Surgical unit (P4C) is adding clinical
talent to their thriving team. This unit provides care for adult
surgical patients including surgical specialties in joints,
vascular, bariatric, minor neurological and gastrointestinal
populations. Also provides care to medical overflow. P4C maintains
care for patients 24 hours per day, 365 days per week. To be part
of the nursing group on this unit a candidate must be focused on
outstanding patient care, team communication, and their drive to
excel not only a member of our organization, but also as an
This unit consists of new graduates who are stepping into their
first positions as nurses, as well as seasoned team members
possessing decades of professionalism in this field. The diversity
and inclusion of experience, skillsets, and backgrounds on this
unit offers unending learning opportunities every day to those who
have chosen to join this team.
- Position Summary
- Under the supervision of a Registered Professional Nurses and
according to defined policies and procedures, performs various
service duties and technical tasks such as taking vital signs and
assisting patients with basic hygiene and activities of daily
living. Specific duties may vary by area of assignment.
Consideration of the special needs and behaviors of specific
patient populations is required.
- Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
- Education: Participates in continuing education relative to
role as defined.
- License/Certifications: Must be certified as a Nursing
Assistant by the State of Maine and be on the State of Maine
Registry, having completed a six-week or equivalent
- Experience: N/A
- Ability to read, write, and speak English in order to follow
oral or written instructions and complete standard forms.
- Ability to perform simple arithmetic calculations.
- Interpersonal skills necessary to exchange information and
maintain courteous relationships with patients, families, visitors,
and Maine Medical Center employees.
- Knowledge of standards, policies, procedures and organizational
structure of the unit, the Department of Nursing, and Maine Medical
- Additional Information
MaineHealth was ranked one of America's Best Large Employers in
2022 by Forbes!
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose
vision is, "Working together so our communities are the healthiest
in America." MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a
comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services,
home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working
together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately
22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care,
diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New
Hampshire. Learn more about our system at mainehealth.org
At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's
needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages
include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave,
retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our
comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and
include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you'll be
working with health care professionals that truly value the people
around them - both within the walls of the organization and the
neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the
well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in
fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate
caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will
be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new
*Seeking a career as a CNA but not currently on the Registry? We
offer a paid Internship program! Earn while you learn - get started
today! CNA Training - Maine Medical Center - Portland, ME
Additional Information Maine Medical Center is a Magnet designated
700-bed tertiary care and teaching institution. MMC is Maine's
largest hospital and a state-wide health care resource. MMC offers
outstanding career opportunities and quality of life in
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