What is it like working as a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)?
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Lock Haven:
"Rewarding and Satisfying."
Pros: I love that I go into work everyday and get to see someone smile because I'm there. I love being able to help those who can't help themselves and get great satisfaction from doing it. Nursing isn't a career, it's a way of life. You either have it in you, or you don't.
Cons: It's stressful, and contains a lot of your time, effort and patience, without any of these, you don't have..... Well, a job.
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in San Antonio:
"It is a fully loaded job."
Pros: I enjoy being able to be someone's arms and legs. I love being a person's life difference.
Cons: As a CNA, I believe that pur work does not get acknowledged as it should. Being a CNA requires a lot of body work.
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Clarksville:
"It is a physically demanding job."
Pros: The chance to work with new faces and new people and learn about my job and how to handle stress.
Cons: It is very demanding and can be a job where little to no appreciation is given. This is a job that you have to do because you love, any other reason will leave you wanting badly.
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Puyallup:
"Very rewarding but straining."
Pros: It is a very rewarding job. To see the happiness of your residents/clients along with their family members. To give the elderly the time and attention they need, so they aren't neglected of their daily lives.
Cons: This career is very straining, physically and mentally. Long hours, no one to cover shifts, and usually low staffed.
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Carmel:
"Pretty simple and straight forward work. Very rewarding."
Pros: I get to have a sense of importance. I feel needed and am appreciated among my clients/patience.
Cons: I don't have as much responsibility that I know I can handle.