The Apprentice Licensed Nurse Assistant will complete the 144-hour RTI/Education curriculum and complete 2000 hours of On-The-Job Training. The Apprentice LNA will complete the NH Licensed Nursing Assistant examination for licensure upon completion of the curriculum. At that time, the LNA will participate for a period of one year, or 2000 clinical hours (whichever is greater), and transition to the job title of Licensed Nursing Assistant. The Apprentice LNA will receive a base rate hourly wage at hire and through the education component of the program; upon licensure and completion of the clinical apprentice hours, the employee will transition to the pay scale for an LNA and will receive a pay increase.
Essential Qualifications: Must be at least 18 years of age, with a high school diploma or GED. Must obtain an LNA license within one month of course completion and BLS certification within one month of hire. Must be proficient in English speaking and writing skills and have good communication skills to be able to communicate to patients and their family members.
The major strength of Weeks Medical Center is found in the ability of our physicians and staff to offer extensive services utilizing state-of-the-art technology while maintaining the personalized care of a community hospital. Weeks is a 25-bed critical access hospital offering medical, surgical, and intensive care services. In addition, a wide variety of outpatient services are available, including cardiac and physical rehabilitation; a fully-staffed oncology department; 24-hour emergency care; a fully equipped laboratory; and an extensive radiology department. Weeks is blessed with strong leadership and a dedicated community that allows us to meet the ever-changing requirements of today’s healthcare environment.
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Job Status: Full Time
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