Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program

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Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program-1800772

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Position Summary At the Long Island State Veterans Home, our 6 week Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program consists of the following:
  • 4 weeks of didactic instruction
  • 1 week of supervised resident care
  • 8 days of learning lab instruction
During the first 4 weeks, the Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program will cover 7 instructional units. The 7 instructional units are:

  • Introductory Curriculum
  • Basic Nursing Skills
  • Personal Care Skills
  • Mental Health and Social Service Needs
  • Care of Cognitively Impaired Residents
  • Basic Restorative Services
  • Residents Rights
The above are instructed with the core values for all healthcare employees. The core values that the care and services provided in the facility must demonstrate are:

  • The dignity and worth of each resident as an individual
  • Respect for the range of diversity of individuals
  • Demonstration of a therapeutic relationship
The State-approved NATP requires that each nurse aide trainee receive a minimum of 100 clock hours of training comprised of at least 70 hours of actual classroom and lab training time plus 30 hours of supervised clinical training time with residents in a nursing home.

Training Program Details:

**In order to be considered for the CNA Training Program, you must attend our Open House on March 20, 2018 from

11:00 am to 2:00 pm or from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Please bring your current resume and a letter describing your interest in the program.**

Start Date: May 24, 2018

Duration: 6 weeks (Monday – Friday)

Hours: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Total Fee: $674


Required Qualifications:

Upon successfully completing the C.N.A class, candidates are eligible to take the NYS C.N.A examination. Must have the physical ability to stand, bend and lift. Must provide high quality and compassionate care to our residents, with the highest degree of integrity and respect. Preferred Qualifications: Prefer 1 year of experience working in Long Term Care. Training Conditions: Training conditions may involve exposure to infectious disease, blood, body fluids and/or tissue as well as other unpleasant elements such as accidents, injuries and illness. May be exposed to and be required to handle varying unpredictable, emergency and crisis situations. Occasionally subjected to irregular hours and pressure due to multiple calls and inquiries. Special Notes: The Long Island State Veterans Home is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation. Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements: Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from the Long Island State Veterans Home Employee Health Department, clear a background investigation, submit three (3) written references. Please be advised that failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer. The Long Island State Veterans Home, located on the campus of Stony Brook University, is a 350-bed skilled nursing facility with a 40-slot Adult Day Health Care Program dedicated to the care of honorably discharged Veterans of the United States Armed Forces, their spouses and Gold Star parents. Join an organization whose people make a difference every day and where commitment, compassion, initiative and leadership are recognized and rewarded. We care for America's heroes every day. Stony Brook University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We are committed to the creation of a diverse and inclusive campus climate. We encourage protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply. IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700. IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING(631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT http://www.stonybrook.edu/police.
Official Job Title: Nursing Assistant (Certified)
Job Field: Certified Nursing Assistant
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Nursing-Long Island State Veterans Home
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 8:30 AM - 5:00 PMNursing-Long Island State Veterans Home
Posting Start Date: Mar 11, 2018
Posting End Date: Mar 15, 2018, 11:59:00 PM
Salary: N/A
Salary Grade: SG8





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Posted: 3/11/2018
Application Due: 3/21/2018
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