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The Nursing Assistant Workforce Certificate (W.C.) program is designed to prepare nurses assistants who will provide various patient care services in many different health care settings, including hospitals, nursing homes, home health and psychiatric clinics, to name a few. Working closely with physicians and nurses, a nursing assistant provides patients with vital support while affording physicians and nurses the resources to do their jobs well. As part of a true team of health care providers, nursing assistants are an integral part of the complete patient experience.
The program features curriculum that is needed for certified nurse assistant classes and 40 hours of clinical experience in hospitals, nursing homes and sub-acute/long-term care facilities, which provides comprehensive certified nurse assistant training. Upon completion, it is recommended that students complete the Florida Board of Nursing Certification exam to earn Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) credentials allowing students to provide certified nursing assistance in a variety of settings. -FSCJ Website
CNA Exam Secrets Study Guide by ***Includes Practice Test Questions*** CNA Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Nurse Assistant Exam without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive CNA Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. CNA Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to CNA Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Content review including: Hygiene, Nail Care, Pressure Sores, Food Pyramid, Hydration, Isolation Gown, Universal Precautions, Sterilization, Viral Infection, Microorganism, Bed-Bound Patient, Contact Guard Assistance, Ambulation, Fire Extinguishers, Electrical Safety, Restraints, Vest Restraint, Shaving A Patient, Denture Care, Catheter, Feeding A Patient, Anti-Embolism Stockings, Adduction, Logrolling Procedure, Clean-Catch Urine Specimen, Foley Catheter, Sputum Specimen, Sterile Gloves, Axillary Temperature, Oral Temperature, Peripheral Pulse, Tub Bath, Apical Pulse, Orthostatic Blood Pressure, Principals of Charting, Home Health Care, Restorative Care, Symptoms of Dehydration, Urinary Tract Infection, Egg Crate Mattress, Edema, Sequential Compression Device, and much more...
Call Number: RT84 .C53 2016 North
Publication Date: 2015-02-25
CNA Exam Preparation 2017 by Are you a Nurse assistant student looking to be fully prepared for your state test? CNA Exam Preparation 2017 is a compilation of 1000 review questions for the Nurse Assistant Tests for 2017. The review questions are divided into 52 sections for easier comprehension.
Call Number: RT84 .C53 2017 Downtown
Publication Date: 2017-01-04
CNA Study Guide by Think all CNA study guides are the same? Think again With easy to understand lessons and practice test questions designed to maximize your score, you'll be ready. You don't want to waste time - and money - retaking an exam. You want to accelerate your education, not miss opportunities for starting your future career Every year, thousands of people think that they are ready for the CNA test but realize too late when they get their score back that they were not ready at all. They weren't incapable, and they certainly did their best, but they simply weren't studying the right way. There are a variety of methods to prepare for the CNA test...and they get a variety of results. Trivium Test Prep's CNA study guide provides the information, secrets, and confidence needed to get you the score you need - the first time around. Losing points on the CNA exam can cost you precious time, money, and effort that you shouldn't have to spend. What is in the book? In our CNA study guide, you get the most comprehensive review of all tested concepts. The subjects are easy to understand, and have fully-explained example questions to ensure that you master the material. Best of all, we show you how this information will be applied on the real exam; 100 questions are included so that you can know, without a doubt, that you are prepared. Our study guide is streamlined and concept-driven so you get better results through more effective study time. Why spend days or even weeks reading through meaningless junk, trying to sort out the helpful information from the fluff? We give you everything you need to know in a concise, comprehensive, and effective package.
Call Number: RT84 .C672 2015 North
Publication Date: 2015-04-28
Nursing Assistant / Nurse Aide Exam by This newly expanded and completely revised guide provides all the comprehensive information needed to master the official certification exams. Inside are: Five complete practice exams based on the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (NNAAP) standards;A complete breakdown of the exam and practical information on state requirements and how to become a CNA; A sample practical skills assessment to master the tasks and prepare candidates for the clinical portion of the exam and job interviews.
Call Number: RT84 .N864 2012 Kent / Downtown Campus
Publication Date: 2012-05-16
Mosby's Textbook for Long-Term Care Nursing Assistants by Mosby's Textbook for Long-Term Care Nursing Assistants clearly and comprehensively addresses current responsibilities of the nursing assistant working in a long-term care setting. Written at a 7th grade reading level, in an appealing visual format, this text addresses the needs of learners of all levels. More than 100 procedures provide clear instructions for completing skills in manageable segments for easier learning. The newly updated companion CD contains over 25 animated procedures with exercises and an audio glossary to assist the multi-modal learner. 7th grade reading level promotes comprehension in all levels of learners including ESL students. OBRA and CMS content highlights OBRA and CMS requirements for providing care. Quality-of-Life boxes in each chapter and content throughout reinforce the importance of promoting residents' rights and enhancing the quality of life while providing care. Over 100 procedures with detailed step-by-step instructions for completing nursing assistant skills in manageable segments for easier learning. NNAAP certification exam icons alert you to skills tested on the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program and state certification exams. Promotion Safety and Comfort boxes offer guidelines for practicing safe and effective care to enhance patient safety and comfort. Residents with Dementia boxes provide specific considerations for safe and effective care of residents with dementia that help you meet the special needs of residents with dementia. Focus on Rehabilitation boxes clarify considerations and insights about rehabilitation and restorative care. Delegation Guidelines boxes highlight nursing assistant responsibilities for delegated tasks to better prepare you to deliver safe and effective care. Caring About Culture boxes illustrate examples of cultural and ethnic beliefs and customs to help you become a more sensitive care provider. Focus on Communication boxes emphasize importance of good communication and provide practical tips to help you communicate more effectively and confidently. Teamwork and Time Management boxes supply specific guidelines to help nursing assistants provide excellent, efficient care and cooperation among members of health care team. NEW! Video clip icons in the procedures alert you to video clips on the accompanying Evolve site to enhance your learning from the brand-new edition of Mosby's Nursing Assistant Video Skills. Procedure icons next to content headings alert you to related procedures. Review questions at the end of each chapter help you evaluate learning. NEW! Time to Reflect boxes present realistic practice setting situations nursing assistants face that help you build critical thinking skills while applying chapter concepts. NEW! Updated nutrition, emergency and safety content offers new guidelines in diets, choking and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. NEW! Updated Spanish Vocabulary and Phrases audio glossary supplies Spanish pronunciation of common English phrases used in the healthcare setting. NEW! Updated companion CD with over 25 animated procedures demonstrates the most common procedures in animated form with accompanying exercises and complete audio that reinforces learning with multi-modal learners. NEW! Pocket-sized clinical reference card equips you with easy access to common abbreviations, normal values, 24-hour clock, and common positions.
Call Number: RT84 .S67 2015 North Campus
Publication Date: 2014-11-20
CNA Certified Nursing Assistant by CNA Certified Nursing Assistant Exam Cram Linda Whitenton Marty Walker Succeed with topical reviews, practice exams, and preparation tools · Covers exactly what you need to know to score higher on your CNA exam · More than 150 sample test questions help you gain confidence and decide when you're ready to take the actual exam · Simplifies key nursing assistant concepts and techniques for easy learning · Includes popular Cram Sheet tearcard to help you remember key concepts and do extra last-minute studying · Exam Alerts identify important information found on the exam Written by Leading Experts! Score Higher on the CNA Exam! The CD features an adaptive test engine, giving you an effective tool to assess your readiness for the CNA exam. Key features include · Detailed explanations of correct and incorrect answers · Multiple test modes · Random questions and order of answers · Coverage of all CNA topic categories
Call Number: RT84 .W45 2010 Cecil Center
Publication Date: 2009-10-19
Pearson's Nursing Assistant Today by PEARSON'S NURSING ASSISTANT TODAY brings together all the skills, knowledge, and practical insights today's nursing assistants need to succeed in any care environment. Written for students with widely diverse learning needs and reading proficiencies, it is designed for easy understanding and quick reference. It presents 152 step-by-step procedures, ranging from the absolute basics to advanced procedures for use at the instructor's discretion. All procedures reflect 2010 AHA guidelines for CPR and ECC, modern care technologies, and Medicare OBRA requirements. Each procedure is explained with rationales, preparation, steps, follow-up, a charting example, and in many cases, full-color illustrations. This text's pedagogical features include chapter learning objectives, "On the Job" scenarios, "Nursing Assistant in Action" critical thinking features, exercises, sample exams, and more.
Call Number: RT84 .W65 2012 North
Publication Date: 2011-11-07