Be Caring. Be Essential. Be a CNA.
If you’re a compassionate individual who enjoys helping people, become a certified nursing assistant at Avera. This role allows you to feel personally fulfilled as you make a difference in your community and the lives of others.
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CNA positions are perfect for those looking for a career change as no prior medical education is necessary. You’ll enjoy a stable career because CNAs will always play an important role in providing quality health care to patients.
If you’re thinking about a health care career down the road, it’s the perfect way to get your foot in the door of the medical industry. Gain hands-on experience in care working alongside nurses and other professionals who are passionate about creating a positive impact. No college degree is required.
What Does a CNA Do?
CNAs are essential in nearly every health care setting, including home health care and long-term care facilities. They typically work directly with patients to ensure their comfort and improve the quality of their stay. Tasks may include:
- Repositioning patients in bed
- Recording patients’ health statuses
- Assisting in health procedures
- Following nutrition plans and feeding patients
- Cleaning rooms and bed sheets