CNA to LPN Programs Durham, NC

If you are a Certified Nursing Assistant seeking career growth and greater responsibility as part of the nursing team, transitioning to a licensed practical nurse is a fast and simple pathway to success. Licensed practical nurses supervise CNAs and have a broader scope of practice due to the additional education gained in a practical nursing program.… Read the rest

CNA to LPN Programs Greensboro, NC

If you’re currently working as a nurse aide but always dreamed of being a nurse, you can use your training and experience as a CNA to your advantage and enroll in a practical nursing program. While some practical nursing programs may award credit to nurse aides listed in active status on the North Carolina Nurse Aide Registry, others will award extra points to give a competitive advantage in the selective admissions process.… Read the rest

CNA Classes Cary Town, NC

A certified nursing assistant cares for patients who are temporarily or permanently unable to care for themselves. The duties of a CNA depend on the healthcare setting and the needs of the patient and must be directed by a licensed practical nurse or registered nurse.… Read the rest

CNA Classes Greensboro, NC

Certified Nurse Assistants work in a variety of health care settings such as nursing homes, physicians’ offices, assisted living facilities, adult day care centers, hospice centers, and home health care agencies. CNA classes are an essential part of the preparation to become a nurse aide in North Carolina.… Read the rest

CNA Classes Tarboro, NC

Certified Nursing Assistants care for different types of patients, primarily serving those in need of long-term care. The strenuous nature of the work can make it difficult to maintain compassion and empathy, but a successful nurse aide will know how to let their genuine care shine through.… Read the rest

CNA Classes Monroe, NC

High turnovers rates, rise in chronic illnesses, shortage of nurses, and the healthcare needs of the baby boomer population are driving the demand for Certified Nursing Assistants in long-term care. Hundreds of CNAs enter the industry each year, but more than half of them advance to other careers in health citing the physical pressures of caring for patients at this level of nursing.… Read the rest

CNA Classes Dallas, NC

Lured by the availability of jobs in a fast-growing field, many adults are preparing for a career in nursing. More than 60 percent of nurses start their careers as a Certified Nurse Aide as a first step to becoming a Licensed Practical or Registered Nurse.… Read the rest

CNA Classes Wilson, NC

Your job as a Certified Nursing Assistant requires compassion and patience to manage the daily needs of residents in long-term care facilities. CNAs typically assist residents with personal grooming and hygiene, such as bathing, dressing, toileting, and nail care. They prepare meals and feed patients who cannot feed themselves.… Read the rest

CNA Classes Fayetteville, NC

A nursing assistant or nurse aide assists patients with day-to-day activities such as feeding, bathing, dressing, and mobility under the supervision of a licensed nurse. A CNA may also assist doctors and nurses with the administration of diagnostic procedures and technical treatments.… Read the rest

CNA Classes Winston-Salem, NC

In a May 2014 Occupational report, the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicted a 21 percent grow in occupations for Certified Nurse Assistants during the years 2012-2022. The projected employment for CNAs exceeds the projection for nurses and other health careers. The demands for CNAs is primarily due to the long-term care needs of an increasing senior population and pressures placed on hospitals to discharge patients with long-term care needs.… Read the rest

CNA Classes in Raleigh NC

The country, including North Carolina, is facing a shortage of healthcare professionals. There’s an immediate need for nurse aides, and demands will increase according to the Department of Labor. In Raleigh, entry-level CNAs earn $22,201 per year. Experienced CNAs with in-demand skills can earn up to $32,839 per year in addition to health benefits and stipends for continuing education. … Read the rest

CNA Classes in Charlotte NC

Nurse Aide I candidates in North Carolina do not need to attend training to get certified. However, an approved training course prepares candidates for the two-part CNA state exam. While the state will not disqualify a candidate for failing the exam three times (like other states), the administrators will require the candidate to take an approved program before attempting the exam a fourth time.… Read the rest