So, you want to work in a Hospital?

Workplace Spotlight: Hospital Not everyone has the skill set necessary to thrive in the complex, chaotic and diverse hospital environment...it takes a unique combination of flexibility and desire to work closely with a team to thrive in a hospital setting. Overview As a hospital CNA, you will be caring for the sickest people in the…

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Question of the Day 1

Daily questions with answers texted directly to your cell phone! Sign up here: When taking a blood pressure with an AUTOMATED cuff, the reading was 168/112. What should you do? a. document the blood pressure b. re-check the reading with a manual cuff c. tell the nurse to give the BP meds d. call 911…

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Episode 2: Where is the ID Band?

Test Tip Tuesday Episode 2: ID Bands You are taking the test. You have studied, paid attention in class and practiced. You are as ready as you can be. You enter the testing room and receive your care plan and begin your first skill...only to discover the patient has no ID Band like you used…

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Episode 2: Hire Character

Motivation Monday Episode 2: CharacterDo you remember what motivated you to become a CNA? That drive to help others? That passion to make a difference? But day to day routines often make us forget why we are here in the first place. It's the character, the heart, the compassion that brought you into healthcare...but do you…

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Episode 1: An Interview with a NICU RN

Career Spotlight Saturday Episode 1: Dawn NICU RNDo you dream of being a NICU RN? Have you ever wondered what it is like to work in a neonatal ICU as an RN? Are you wondering how to become a NICU nurse? Join us for an interview with Dawn and discover what she does as a…

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Episode 1: Cherokee Infinity

Fashion Friday Episode 1: Cherokee InfinityIf you work in healthcare, you probably need scrubs. Chances are, the scrubs you are wearing right now have seen better days. Let's face it...you wash them often (all those germs...). Which means they aren't going to last as long as your favorite jeans that you only wear once a…

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Episode 1: The Case of the Pregnant Patient

Newsflash Thursday Episode 1: The Case of the Pregnant Patient Imagine...you go to work tomorrow, it's a regular day on the job. You are caring for a completely dependent, cognitively impaired patient who has been in the facility for over 10 years. She cannot walk, talk or care for herself. She is totally dependent on…

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Episode 1: Ashley, ICU

Workplace Wednesday Episode 1: Ashley ICU/IMCU Do you ever wonder what it is like to work in an ICU as a CNA? Are you thinking of applying for a job but don't know what to expect or whether it's a good fit for you? Join us as we interview Ashley and find out what CNAs…

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E1: Why is there a washcloth in the sink?

Test Tip Tuesday Episode1: WashclothTests...no one likes them. You get anxiety, you lose sleep, you just don't know what to expect. 4YourCNA is here to help you by removing some of the mystery behind the test. Today's episode focuses on a specific testing checkpoint and discusses why it is such a big deal. Watch the video…

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E1: Scholarships

Motiation Monday Episode1: ScholarshipsWant to further your education but short on cash? Look no further...we have compiled a list of healthcare scholarship opportunities and scholarship generators that can help anyone out with education costs. Watch the episode then scroll down and visit some of the sites linked below! Leave us a comment if you found…

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