Category Archives: Becoming a CNA

The Joy of Being a Caregiver

While caregiving can bring challenges, it can also bring joy, both for professional caregivers and family caregivers. With the phrase “caregiver burnout” becoming more common as people are living longer and as family members are experiencing the “burden of care”, the perception is sometimes that caregiving is a thankless job. However, the rewards of caregiving […]

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Skills for Success – Essential Qualities for a CNA 

Skills for Success – Essential Qualities for a CNA  Being a Certified Nursing Assistant may seem simple, but it takes a person with special qualities to be successful in this field. Working with people in need of care, especially when dementia is part of the equation, presents many challenges. The best CNAs, who have a […]

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Understanding CNA Certification 

Starting a career in healthcare can seem overwhelming. With so many options for specialties, training programs, work environment and more, it’s important to understand the basics so you can invest your time and money wisely. Becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant provides a first step into the healthcare industry, with certification being possible within weeks.   What […]

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