CNA: Nursing Assistant Certification, Accelerated Workbook

Score high on the CNA exam with CNA: Nursing Assistant Certification, Accelerated Edition Workbook. It is organized around learning objectives in CNA: Nursing Assistant Certification, Accelerated Edition to help students create an effective study guide. Equipped with critical thinking scenarios and other activities to test knowledge and comprehension, this workbook is a must have for nursing assistant students.

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: Healthcare Yesterday and Today 1
  • Chapter 2: The Nursing Assistant Role: Where You Fit In! 9
  • Chapter 3: Communication 18
  • Chapter 4: Professionalism and Ethics27
  • Chapter 5: Body Structures and Functioning Processes 37
  • Chapter 6: Common Diseases and Disorders 43
  • Chapter 7: Infection Control Practices 48
  • Chapter 8: Body Mechanics and Workplace Safety 56
  • Chapter 9: Reducing Client Injury and Falls 63
  • Chapter 10: Restraints and Restraint Alternatives 70
  • Chapter 11: Basic First Aid Measures 77
  • Chapter 12: Holistic Care of Clients 87
  • Chapter 13: Client Room Environment 95
  • Chapter 14: Preventing Skin Breakdown 102
  • Chapter 15: Bedmaking 109
  • Chapter 16: Positioning, Moving, and Transporting Clients 116
  • Chapter 17: Ambulation, Restorative Care, and Adaptive Equipment for Clients 125
  • Chapter 18: Vital Signs 134
  • Chapter 19: Bathing 140
  • Chapter 20: Grooming 148
  • Chapter 21: Nutrition 155
  • Chapter 22: Elimination and Specimen Collection 164
  • Chapter 23: Care for the Client with Dementia 173
  • Chapter 24: End-of-Life Care 182