Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Fremont:
"What kind of a boss I was working for."
Do alot of research before you take a job. Some companies have a better reputation than others.Where I work it can be very stressful.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Florence:
"Getting paid 8 0 hrs."
Getting paid 80hrs.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Bradford:
Give respect and get it. Always put you feet in your patients shoes. Always have a smile on your face. Overall never take anything in like for granted.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Owosso:
"Stress."
Stress levels are high and you really need to love what you do.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Baxley:
"We do the most work for low pay."
If you wish to continue in the Nursing field do not linger at the CNA level; be encourage; go ahead to the LPN and RN levels. If you're like me and spent so many years without a clue of what you wanted to do; then finally fining your passion in psychology. Get on the road to a college degree and get it done.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Omaha:
"Do research on patient to nurse assistant."
Don't except ratio above 6 in a hospital.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Merrillville:
"Hard position."
Hard position for a hospital. 12 hours on your feet with low pay. Very stressful at times to get all your work done. Ther are times when I have 15 patients to care for.