About the Role
How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At UAB Medical Center, our mission is simple, yet powerful:UAB Medicine’s mission is to deliver world-class patient care to the residents of Alabama and beyond, advance medical science through pioneering research, and train the sharpest medical minds. We are deeply committed to a patient- and family-centric approach to providing care, so we strive to make every patient encounter a positive one. This dedication to excellence is what makes UAB Medicine a preferred provider of care and helps us attract the best and brightest staff, while setting the highest standards for medical innovation and education. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.
High school diploma or equivalent
No previous experience required
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification through American Heart Association (AHA) is required
Ability to follow detailed directions
Strong interpersonal skills
Clear verbal and written communication, specifically ability to document
Ability to work individually and as part of a team.
The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Trainee will be responsible for successfully completing a CNA training program with a UAB academic partner or through a UAB training program
The CNA Trainee will receive training through classroom (virtual and/or in person) and clinical sessions that will develop skills in communication, interpersonal skills, infection control, safety, promoting independence, resident and/or patient rights, taking and recording vital signs, caring for resident’s and/or patient’s environment, recognizing and reporting abnormal changes in the body functions, personal care skills, mental health and social needs, and restorative nursing skills