CNA: Nursing Assistant Certification Workbook

Score high on the CNA exam with CNA: Nursing Assistant Certification Workbook. It is organized around learning objectives in CNA: Nursing Assistant Certification 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: The History of Healthcare in the United States 1
  • Chapter 2: Responding to Emerging Trends in Healthcare 7
  • Chapter 3: Healthcare Settings and Governance 14
  • Chapter 4: The Nursing Assistant Role and Scope of Practice 21
  • Chapter 5: Communication 29
  • Chapter 6: Professionalism in Healthcare 39
  • Chapter 7: Legal and Ethical Issues 46
  • Chapter 8: Body Structures and Functioning Processes 55
  • Chapter 9: Common Diseases and Disorders 62
  • Chapter 10: Infection Control Practices 69
  • Chapter 11: Body Mechanics and Workplace Safety 78
  • Chapter 12: Reducing Client Injury and Falls 87
  • Chapter 13: Restraints and Restraint Alternatives 95
  • Chapter 14: Basic First Aid Measures 102
  • Chapter 15: Stress Reduction and Management Techniques 112
  • Chapter 16: Holistic Care of Clients 120
  • Chapter 17: Client Room Environment 128
  • Chapter 18: Preventing Skin Breakdown 136
  • Chapter 19: Bedmaking 143
  • Chapter 20: Positioning Clients 150
  • Chapter 21: Moving, Transferring, and Transporting Clients 155
  • Chapter 22: Ambulation and Exercises for Clients 164
  • Chapter 23: Rehabilitation and Restorative Care 171
  • Chapter 24: Adaptive Equipment and Supportive Devices 178
  • Chapter 25: Vital Signs 184
  • Chapter 26: Bathing 190
  • Chapter 27: Grooming 198
  • Chapter 28: Nutrition 206
  • Chapter 29: Elimination 216
  • Chapter 30: Specimen Collection 227
  • Chapter 31: Oxygen Therapy and Respiratory Interventions 233
  • Chapter 32: Care for the Medical and Surgical Client 242
  • Chapter 33: Care for the Client With Communication Disorders 251
  • Chapter 34: Care for the Client With Cancer257
  • Chapter 35: Care for the Client With a Positive HIV Status 266
  • Chapter 36: Care for the Client With Dementia 274
  • Chapter 37: End-of-Life Care 284
  • Chapter 38: Common Medications 292