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 Denver:
"Focus."
1. Communication. 2. Consistency is key. 3. Have a routine.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Houston:
"The training, could have done LVN."
You mske sure you get the right amount of training rewuired.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Tuscaloosa:
"Smile and understand."
Smile, be compassionate, understanding and caring.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Baton Rouge:
"How unprepared they were."
Take the training seriously.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Fredericksburg:
Don't give up. Keep strving.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in San Antonio:
"Look elsewhere."
Go beyondjust being a CNA. Don't there. It's a very self rewarding job but it's also a thankless job.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Wilmington:
Listen to your residents. Be on their agenda not yours.