Hospice HomeCare Nursing Assistant/CENA

Nursing Assistant/CENA

Marlette Regional Hospital

POSITION SUMMARY:      Under the direction of a Registered Nurse, provides personal care services within the guidelines of the IDG Team Care Plan to patients enrolled in United Hospice Service.

POSITION HOURS: Casual position with variable hours.


 EDUCATION:    High school graduate or equivalent. 75 hours of classroom and supervised practical training combined.  A minimum of 16 hours of classroom training must precede a minimum of 16 hours of supervised practical training as part of the 75 hours.

 LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:  Certified Nurses Aide through Michigan Department of Consumer & Industry Services

EXPERIENCE:   One year CENA experience, preferably in hospice setting


  • Ability to respond to the needs of patients and families in various settings as directed by the Nurse Case Manager
  • Demonstrate skill in patient care, ability to cope with family emotional stress, and tolerance of individual lifestyles