A nursing assistant working with Nursa provides basic care and helps patients with activities of daily living under the supervision of a licensed nurse. Nursing assistants work in a variety of nursing and residential care facilities, long-term care centers, assisted living facilities (ALFs), hospitals, home healthcare services, and more.
Allowing for some variation in duties from one work setting to another, the following are typical responsibilities of CNAs:
Here are basic qualifications and important skills for nursing assistants working with Nursa:
CNAs who find jobs with Nursa enjoy all of the following advantages:
About Required CNA License:
Requirements to work as a nursing assistant can vary significantly from state to state. To become a certified nursing assistant (CNA), an individual generally has to obtain a high school diploma or equivalent and/or complete a state-approved CNA program. Other typical requirements include completing an application, paying required fees, and passing a nursing assistant competency examination. Each state also has particular requirements for maintaining a certification active and/or renewing certification.
Maine is known as the Pine Tree State and is known for its rugged, picturesque coast. Nursing professionals choose to pick up shifts in the state due to the shortage of healthcare providers, as well as its warm, welcoming culture. Maine is an excellent destination to enjoy nature while working—from the mountains to the coast, Maine offers something for everyone.
Although requirements vary from state to state, CNA candidates generally have to complete a state-approved training program and pass a nursing assistant competency examination.
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