Certified Nursing Assistance
Nursing assistants (NAs), often known as nurses’ aides, are available whenever personal care is required. Nursing assistants work in a variety of long-term care settings, including nursing homes, home care, assisted living, Hospice, hospitals, community-based long-term care, penal institutions, and other long-term care facilities.
Nursing aides support patients of all ages with day-to-day duties. They work under the supervision of a registered nurse, and because they have daily contact with each patient, they play an important part in their lives as well as in keeping the nurse informed about the patients’ conditions.
Certified Nursing assistants provide assistance with such tasks as: