Ready to explore a career as a CNA (Certified Nurse Assistant)?  Certified Nurse Assistants are valuable members of the health care team. They provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff in hospitals and long term care facilities.  CNAs perform duties such as feeding, bathing, dressing, grooming, moving or changing linens for patients. You may have questions such as:

  • How long does it take to become a CNA?
  • What kind of  training do I need ?
  • What salary does a CNA make ?
  • How do I train for a CNA  career?

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Information on this site summarized from:
(1)  Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Nursing Assistants and Orderlies,  http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/nursing-assistants.htm
(2) Wikipedia contributors, "Unlicensed assistive personnel," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Unlicensed_assistive_personnel&oldid=614854528
(3) O*Net Online,Summary Report for:31-1014.00 - Nursing Assistants, http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/31-1014.00
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