Certified Nursing Assistant - Hospice Salary in the United States

How much does a Certified Nursing Assistant - Hospice make in the United States? The average Certified Nursing Assistant - Hospice salary in the United States is $32,252 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $29,765 and $36,798. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Performs various direct patient care activities for terminally ill patients in a hospice environment under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Assists patients in dressing, bathing, or eating, and teaches assisted living techniques, such as using a cane or walker. Administers oxygen and maintains oxygen equipment. Collects non-invasive body fluid specimens and gathers vital signs. Documents patient interactions as needed. Requires a high school diploma. Requires certified nursing assistant (CNA). Requires applicable state license. Typically reports to a registered nurse or manager. Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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