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cna practice exam
CNA Practice Exam
The key work of your CNA is patient assessment personal care, health care bills, and empathy.
The CNA job description can be random though. CNAs are the ones charged with the
responsibility of obtaining and recording the status from the patient. They also check
hypertension, weight, height, temperature, pulse, and intake of the patient. Additionally they assist
patients to wash, eat, dress, and go to the toilet. In all of the this duty, the primary work of an CNA
is always to keep the patient emotionally.
Using the recent statistics from "The US Federal Labor," it showed that more than half of the
nation's nursing assistants in the US work in nursing homes and residential care facilities while
28% of them work in hospitals.
Cnas develop different working schedule. There are the ones who work part time while many
work full time. Some will even work on overtime. Which means that there'll always be a certified
nursing assistant in a healthcare facility at whichever time especially with the reality that these
facilities remain open over a 24-hour schedule.
The average salary of a Nursing Assistant annually is $25,620. This figure is attained by having
all of the salaries inside occupation then divide that value from the final number of workers within
that field. Those found on the cheapest 10% of all of the cnas make lower than $18,000 while
those that have more experience in the very best 10% make $35,330 and up. That means that the
bottom 10% of the CNA's offer an average of $8.80 whiles the upper 10 percent a $16.60.
What affects the CNA salary?
A CNA Salary depends on several factors, including experience, location, and industry.
This could be probably the most prominent determining factors affecting the payment of a CNA
salary. The reason being because nursing assistants perform their duties in the different facilities
these are working for, additionally, they gain experience in the healthcare industry which will
probably enable them to as soon as they finish their college..
Industries having a smaller population promise the greatest CNA salary. However, most of these
positions require special skills that could only come through experience. Such positions are
employment on the federal executive branch, research, scientific, development services amongst
A CNA salary by state also varies. CNA's from Alaska benefit from the highest payment ($34,700,
$16.68 hourly), followed by those from Ny ($31, 830, $15.30 each hour) and lastly Nevada
($31,610, $ 10.20 hourly). The cheapest paid CNA's are those from Mississippi ($19.890, $ 9.56
CNA job description
CNA's carry several duties inside their place of work. They may be motivated those who are
stuffed with empathy towards others. They are the bridge relating to the nurse and also the
patient. They listen to the patients concern take down notes how the person is progressing, last
but not least report back to the nurses. These are the caregivers at nursing homes. Therefore,
there is a better relationship using the residents compared to the health workers. CNA Duties are
very arduous. Their job mainly requires the following
• Maintaining the person around the right position around the bed in order to avoid bed sores
• Conserve the patient bathe plus clean them
• Check different body response from the patient like blood pressure, temperature, heartrate and
pulse amongst many more.
• Assist patient to venture to stained
• Serve meals
• Administrating their oral medications