RSVP: http://www.mycnajobs.com/career-fairs/2321805 Video Transcript: “Hi guys! Dana here with myCNAjobs. I wanted to share a great opportunity for you to get a guaranteed interview with one of our partners, Right at Home in Grand Rapids, MI. Join them Tuesday, July 14th for a career fair at their office. You can meet their key recruiters and… Read more »
Alzheimers is an awful disease. It touches not only the ill, but also those who care for them. Alzheimers patients forget their loved ones and their behaviors and attitudes change drastically, creating an emotionally and physically challenging caregiver job for their loved ones. In the midst of all the darkness, there are bright spots of… Read more »
Recently, The Huffington Post ran an article called Why This Nurse’s Aide Got Up and Went to Work Every Day. It’s the story of Nancy Martin, a woman who was working as a CNA for 10 years until resigning to be a stay at home mom. She explains to a curious and confused reporter how… Read more »
Difficult Residents. Every single Certified Nursing Assistant working any type of CNA job has to deal with this problem some time. They are stubborn, they hit, they shout – it seems like their ultimate goal is to break you. The reality is that these are people whose lives have become hard. If they were… Read more »
We all know that working the night-shift at your CNA job comes with certain challenges. The struggle to sleep during daylight, feeling tired when you are awake, and insomnia when you’re supposed to be asleep. In fact, studies have shown that people who work abnormal shifts are likely to suffer from Shift Work Sleep Disorder… Read more »
43 million people in the US function as family caregivers. This means, that 43 million people spend time and resources on a caregiver job for a loved one without any financial compensation – and that can be tough. These are mostly folks with no healthcare background and zero caregiver training, and yet they are caring… Read more »
Caregiving can be an exciting and rewarding way to start off your career in the medical field. Finding the right CNA job (not just any CNA job) might be much easier than you think. Like any job, there are factors to consider when looking for the right fit. Searching for the perfect CNA job is much like… Read more »
Caregiver duties are centered around the health of your client or patients, both emotional and physical. Elderly loneliness is something faced by many (or most) elderly folk so it’s important to understand how to help combat it and the role you can play to lessen the feeling of emptiness.
Did you know that this month is all about caregivers? That’s right, it’s National Family Caregivers Month! And, we think that’s reason to celebrate both familial and professional caregivers!
http://youtu.be/3DBgEqawu6s In this segment, we’re chatting about caregiver wages for live-in caregivers. Live-in caregiver pay works a little differently – caregivers are paid a daily rate instead of an hourly rate. And although it’s called “live in”, caregivers don’t actually live with a client, but instead work a few days in a row and receive… Read more »