Archive for November, 2009

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Programs – Be in the Front Line

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009

By Melanie Ullman Being in the front line of nursing, is not really like being in the line of fire when used as cannon fodder in a foot war, but it does have its ups and downs. When you are a Certified Nursing Assistant, you are in the front line of nursing. However the up [...]

CNA Certification Test

Saturday, November 7th, 2009

By Melanie Ullman In order to work as a Certified Nursing Assistant, you must complete a nurses aide training course, then pass the CNA certification test given by the State Board of Nursing. The certification test consists of two parts, a written exam and a hands-on or ‘practical’ CNA skills test. Licensing is done by [...]

How Much Does A Certified Nursing Assistant Earn?

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

By Mark Alison There are so many great reasons to become a Certified Nursing Assistant: plenty of CNA jobs available; choices in work environments; the opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives every day; and the ability to earn a good living. The average annual salary for a CNA is almost $30,000. CNA training [...]