Archive for the 'Salaries and Job Opportunities' Category

5 Creative Ideas For Landing Your First Job After CNA Training… A Must Read!

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Landing That First Job After CNA Training So, you have just completed your CNA training and are on the hunt for a new job. However, after filling out a few applications, you are feeling a little discouraged about the state of the economy and the job openings available. Don’t give up hope yet, though. With [...]

3 Unique Ways to Find Employment After Your CNA Training Class

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

Thinking about a CNA training class? You’ll also need to consider possible employment opportunities. The job market for almost anyone in the health care field is becoming saturated. Although job security and room for advancement is high, getting your foot in the door and securing a job as a certified nursing assistant can sometimes seem [...]

An Overview of the CNA Training Course

Friday, December 31st, 2010

Becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant So you’ve made the decision to take the CNA training class to become a Certified Nursing Assistant?  Congratulation! Not only is a career as a CNA rewarding and respected part of the health care industry, but according to the Department of Labor Statistics, certified nursing assistant job opportunities are plentiful [...]

Breaking it Down: Medical Assistant Pay Vs. Certified Nursing Assistant Pay

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

Certified Nursing Assistants provide intimate and bedside care to patients. Often they are responsible for meeting basic needs of their patients, which include feeding, bathing, dressing, and recording vital signs. Certified Nursing Assistants report directly to the Registered Nurse on staff. Medical assistants help physicians during examinations, prepare necessary medical equipment, and collect specimens that [...]