A CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) is an individual who has been certified by the State of Indiana to be qualified to give care to residents and patients in many different healthcare positions and capacities.
As a CNA you have the opportunity to meet your personal job fulfillment needs on many levels, professionally, intellectually and emotionally.
Becoming a CNA will allow you an opportunity to make a real difference in the life of a person suffering from an illness, disease or disability. This impact alone is the motivation for many people to become a CNA, and is why many people make being a CNA their long term career. Also, as a CNA you develop many interpersonal skills which help you increase your efficiency in communicating, displaying empathy, and problem solving. These skills have positive impacts on daily life within and without the workplace.
The growing demand for CNA’s within the healthcare field is projected to explode as the population continues to age. Because of this, you have a unique opportunity to get involved in a profession with incredible upside! Source: CNATrainingHelp.com
Common areas where employment is available include:
- Long Term Care Facilities
- Home Health Agencies
- Assisted Living Communities
- Private Duty