Archive for June, 2009

Free CNA Training

Saturday, June 27th, 2009

Free CNA training for those looking to become Certified Nursing Assistants can often be found through employers, such as hospitals, through local vocational training organizations, and through CNA training online. It should be noted that becoming a Certified Nurse requires taking and passing a state exam, which may not be covered by online CNA training. [...]

Duties Of A Certified Nursing Assistant

Friday, June 12th, 2009

What exactly are the duties of a Certified Nursing Assistant, or CNA?Just as with the job itself, the duties of a CNA varies with the position. The range of responsibilities will depend on where you work, and in which state you reside. Generally, you are expected to be the “eyes and the ears” for the [...]

Sample Testing Questions For CNA Exam

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009

Sample test questions for CNA exam can help you get a sense of what’s involved and whether your ready for the NNAAP (National Nurse Aide Assessment Program) certification exam. The exam is administered by the American Red Cross. Whether your first considering becoming a certified nursing assistant, or have taken CNA training classes and are [...]

What Is A CNA And How Do I Become One?

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

What is a CNA? The acronym stands for “Certified Nursing Assistant”, or “Certified Nurse Assistant”. Nursing assistants work in hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, adult day health centers, even personal homes. Wherever there is a need for personal medical care and assistance, CNA’s are often the one’s who perform the most basic needs for [...]

Red Cross CNA Class

Monday, June 1st, 2009

Red Cross CNA class training provides CNA certification via the American Red Cross. It is available in many states, and follows a nationally-recognized Certified Nursing Assistant curriculum. Course hours will vary according to the state and as such clinical requirements may be longer or shorter in a particular state. The Red Cross CNA class uses [...]