NA Nursing Assistant Program

NA Nursing Assistant

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Nursing Assistants, also known as nurses aides, orderlies, client care technicians, and home health aides, work under the supervision of a nurse and provide assistance to clients with daily living tasks.

Upon successful completion of the Nursing Assistant Program, graduates may apply to take the National Council Licensure examination for Nursing Assistants.

Working closely with patients, Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) are responsible for basic care services such as bathing, grooming and feeding patients, assisting nurses with medical equipment, and checking client vital signs. CNAs give clients important social and emotional support and also provide vital information on client conditions to nurses.

Job Opportunities:

Home Health Agencies

Nursing Homes

Starting salaries for most certified nursing assistants begins at minimum wage and increases depending on job location and individual competence.

DeWitt Campus, (870) 946-3506  Helena Campus,  (870) 338-6474   Stuttgart Campus (870) 673-4201
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PCCUA Helena, Campus Drive, Helena AR 72342| PCCUA DeWitt, 1210 Rice Belt Ave, DeWitt AR 72042| PCCUA Stuttgart, 2807 Hwy 165 South, Stuttgart, AR  72160-2408