How to Become a CNA
Certified Nursing Assistants are in high-demand. They are a part of the healthcare team that we simply can’t do without. There is so much to do for every patient or client every day that we couldn’t get along without them. In fact, they actually spend more face-time with the patient than any other member of the team. It takes a person with a sense of compassion, but a strong will to do this job because … Read the rest
When one starts considering going into the nursing field, more specifically becoming a CNA, a ton of questions will arise. This is a rewarding field once you get into it. Also, as with anything else that you may be trying or thinking about it is normal to have questions about things. How else would you learn ? So we have compiled 10 of the most frequently asked questions that are asked by beginners so you can have the basic questions answers … Read the rest
Each state has different laws when it comes to what it will take to become a certified nurse’s aide. However, all states will require for one to attend an established nursing aid training course as well as take the state examination that is required before they can become licensed. Once you have become a CNA you can then expect to make around $26,000 you very first year.
Basic CNA Certification Requirements:
- GED or High School Diploma: Before you can even
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Many people are interested in becoming a CNA because they know that they will be financially stable in this career and it will also not take them as long as it will to become an RN. Sometimes once people a certified nurse’s assistant they will then pursue a future goal of becoming a registered nurse. This is a good idea because you can have a decent paying job while at the same time working on furthering your career so you … Read the rest