Articles In 'CNA'

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA, Medical Assistant

As the healthcare industry continues to expand, there is a high demand for allied health professionals. Certified Nurse Assistant and Medical Assistant are two careers that play an important role in patient healthcare.... read more.

  • April 25, 2019

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

As the U.S. population continues to age, allied health careers like Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) are in high demand. A CNA provides quality personal care and emotional support for patients while working alongside medical professionals.... read more.

  • April 01, 2019

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

Have you been thinking of taking Certified Nurse Assistant courses, or wondering what you can do with a CNA certification? The answer is, more than you think. If you’re curious about CNA job opportunities, read on to explore the skills of a CNA, CNA employment opportunities, and jobs for a CNA.... read more.

  • November 12, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

We’ve already mentioned that where you are working plays a big role in the types of tasks you will perform as a CNA, but it can also impact your CNA work schedule. With a multitude of scheduling options available across different workplaces, it can be difficult to pinpoint a typical CNA work schedule. Still, there are a few guidelines that will help you understand what your work schedule will be like as a CNA.... read more.

  • June 28, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

Whether you are thinking about becoming a CNA or have already accepted your first job, you’re probably wondering what makes a good CNA. In a field with so many demands, it can be difficult to determine where you should focus your attention. Read on to learn what makes a good CNA - and how to be the best CNA possible for your patients.... read more.

  • April 10, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

There are a lot of places you can work as a CNA. Most CNAs start out working in nursing homes because there are so many readily available jobs. Many go on to work at hospitals or start out there. What’s the difference between working as a CNA in a hospital vs. nursing home? Read on to learn more.... read more.

  • March 07, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) and Home Health Aides (HHAs) are confused quite a bit because they have similar roles in patients’ lives, but they’re roles more different than most people think. Read on to learn the difference between CNAs and HHAs.... read more.

  • January 02, 2018

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) have a lot of tasks to keep up with. The duties of a CNA are varied, and because each patient’s needs and abilities are unique, it can be a challenge to stay on track throughout your shift. Whether you are spending a day in a busy NY hospital or working the night shift at a nursing home, these 3 effective time management tips for CNAs should help.... read more.

  • November 08, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

So you’ve found a job (or 10) to apply for as a Certified Nurse Assistant and it’s time to write your resume. There’s no need to panic! We’ve got 3 resume tips for Certified Nurse Assistants to help you land your dream job.... read more.

  • September 29, 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

A Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) is responsible for a lot of different things. From assisting healthcare professionals to helping settle new patients, CNAs deal with people all day. Read on to learn the top 3 duties of a CNA.Providing Basic Care for PatientsMany patients require help with basic needs such as washing, going to the bathroom, or getting dressed and undressed. CNAs are responsible for providing this basic care. A CNA must be able to deal with patients in situations where they may feel embarras... read more.

  • August 30, 2017