Learn about Starting a Career in Health Care on Jan. 24

Informational Event for Certified Nursing and Medical Assistants

(Fort Myers, Fla. – Jan. 17, 2018) --- Lee Health is joining Cypress Cove, CareerSource Southwest Florida, FutureMakers Coalition, Fort Myers Technical College and Cape Coral Technical College to hold an informational event for people interested in learning more about a career as a certified nursing assistant (CNA) or medical assistant (MA). The event is set for Jan. 24 at 5:30 p.m., at CareerSource Southwest Florida, 4150 Ford Street Extension, Fort Myers.

“Careers in health care continue to be in high demand,” says Michelle Zech, Lee Health Human Resources business partner. “Becoming a CNA or MA is a great first step into a health care career, and we want to help jumpstart your career.”

Those interested in attending the informational event should come prepared for a short interview with a recruiter. Information about tuition assistance through CareerSource Southwest Florida and FutureMakers Coalition will also be available for those who qualify. Opportunities may be available at Lee Health or Cypress Cove following training and graduation.

About Lee Health

Since the opening of the first hospital in 1916, Lee Health has been a health care leader in Southwest Florida, constantly evolving to meet the needs of the community. A non-profit, integrated health care services organization, Lee Health is committed to the well-being of every individual served, focused on healthy living and maintaining good health. Staffed by caring people, inspiring health, services are conveniently located throughout the community in four acute care hospitals, two specialty hospitals, outpatient centers, walk-in medical centers, primary care and specialty physician practices and other services across the continuum of care. Learn more at www.LeeHealth.org

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