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 St. Paul:
"Mandation."
Mandation..had to stay at work when I was committed to caring for grandchildren at home after my scheduled shift. Job stress high due to workload, many extras, ie, serving meals, washing dishes, carried laundry across building, extra work load when colleague called in or no show. Learned to do many jobs at one time. Taught new hires, had most experience.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Memphis:
"Advancement opportunities to further your career."
Don't get stuck in just one position. Try to further your career, make sure your get the understanding of Patient Care.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Phoenix:
"Books not tell me everything."
Be compassionate, efficient, team player, savvy, enthusiastic and act like proffessional.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Cocoa:
"Respect."
Give your best at all you do , be respectful to managers and co-workers and most of all to the residents. Strive to be the best . Care for the residents like you would your own .

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Winter Haven:
"Ask a whole lot of questions first."
Dont hesitate to ask questions concerning your moving into different areas of your field. Explore as much as possible. Find the area that makes you happy and love going to your workplace knowing your goal daily is to make someone smile.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Manassas Park:
To check. Very well. The place. And. Make sure. They offer. A good paid. Because. The job. It's hard. Specially. Working. With. Special. Need patient.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Houston:
"How rewarding it was."
Work hard be respectful and ALWAYS HAVE A LOT OF LOVE IN YOUR HEART.