Category Archives: CNA Duties

Working in a Hospital Environment

Working in a Hospital Environment

Certified Nurse Assistants who work in a hospital assist in caring for patients with health problems which range from minor to severe. For those who have health problems that they are unable to recover from, the role of a CNA becomes very important in their lives. CNA’s are there to make patients feel as comfortableContinue Reading

Becoming a Successful CNA – What Does it Take?

Becoming a Successful CNA – What Does it Take?

It takes someone special to be a great nursing assistant. Whether you work in a hospital, nursing home or in-home care your primary responsibility is help your patients do the things they can no longer do. It is vital to realize your own feelings about the sick and elderly because any and all negative feelingsContinue Reading

The Typical Day of a CNA

The Typical Day of a CNA

Certified nursing assistants are required to perform many different types of tasks. If you are planning on becoming a certified nursing assistant, or CNA, it will be good for you to have an idea of what your typical day will be like. What is the job description of a CNA on a daily basis? WellContinue Reading

A Complete CNA Job Description

A Complete CNA Job Description

If your looking for a CNA job, no doubt your wondering what the day to day work is like. One important thing to remember with CNA jobs is that your tasks can vary greatly depending on where you work. Hospitals, home care facilities and in home care all utilize CNA’s. In home care your workloadContinue Reading

What is a CNA? Is it the Right Career for Me?

What is a CNA? Is it the Right Career for Me?

A CNA or certified nurses assistant is someone “who cares for physically or mentally ill, injured, disabled, or infirm individuals in hospitals, nursing care facilities, and mental health settings.” -[BLS.gov] In most cases CNA’s care for elderly persons who can no longer care for themselves. “They often help patients to eat, dress, and bathe. TheyContinue Reading

Working In a Nursing Home -The Ins and Outs

Working In a Nursing Home -The Ins and Outs

Working as a Certified Nurse Assistant in a nursing home is a very rewarding experience. You are able to provide continuous care to people who are in need and no longer able to care for themselves on their own. You will help assist them with activities of daily living such as walking, eating, using theContinue Reading