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This guide will walk you through the process of how a CNA gets recertified. It should prove helpful for current and aspiring CNAs. What Is CNA Recertification? CNA recertification, also known as CNA certification renewal, is the process of renewing your CNA license. CNA recertification must be completed in order to keep your license active. […]

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cna week calendar

CNA week is a special time set aside annually to celebrate and recognize the important work that CNAs do all year long. During this week, other healthcare providers, family and friends, and even patients can show their appreciation for their favorite CNAs. This week also gives the opportunity to observe the wonderful work that CNAs […]

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Coworkers often develop opinions about their employees before even speaking to them. First impressions are so important and can set a tone for a positive work relationship with other employees. Research has even shown that appearance can have an effect on how trustworthy others think you are. Dressing clean and professional every day can land […]

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cna license lookup

Once you pass your CNA exam and officially become a Certified Nursing Assistant, it will be important to routinely check your licensure status to make sure it stays current. You will also be responsible for providing potential employers with proof of your license, such as your certificate or your certificate number. Reasons to Confirm Your […]

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A certified nursing assistant, or CNA, is someone who works directly with patients to deliver hands-on care while under the supervision of a nurse. While there is a high demand for CNAs in long-term care facilities and adult daycares, there is also a high need for pediatric CNAs, those that work directly with children who […]

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What is a traveling CNA? A certified nursing assistant, or CNA, is someone who provides direct care to patients under the careful supervision of a nurse. A traveling CNA is an individual who goes to the home of a patient to offer this care. Typically, a traveling CNA will work for an agency that specializes […]

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Most healthcare professionals would agree that one of the most alluring benefits of their careers is the flexibility of finding a job no matter where they live. Unfortunately, the process of transferring a certification from state to state is not always a cookie-cutter process. While some states will allow you to transfer your certification with […]

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What is a CNA? A CNA, or certified nursing assistant, is a vital role on any nursing team. A CNA provides direct care to patients while under the careful supervision of a nurse. They play an integral part of a healthcare team by assisting with physical and sometimes complicated responsibilities for patient care. Some of […]

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cna costs for classes

A CNA is a Certified Nursing Assistant. You’re likely aware of that if you’ve made it to this page, but we have more details on the position if you’d like to learn what a CNA does. To become a CNA you need to complete a state certified program which will allow you to earn your […]

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CNA license number

As you embark on your new career as a Certified Nursing Assistant, employers will likely request your CNA license number or certificate number to verify you are certified to work in that state. You can obtain this number from a few different sources, depending on your state of residence. CNA Certificate Many states will mail […]

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