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How To Be a Nurse Assistant Student Textbook, 6th Edition

How To Be a Nurse Assistant Student Textbook, 6th Edition

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AHCA/NCAL Publications is now offering the 6th edition How to Be a Nurse Assistant Student Textbook as an e-book. The convenient e-book is readable on computers, mobile phones, and tablets. Unfortunately, we will no longer carry the printed version of the textbook. When you purchase this textbook you will receive an email with log-in information and directions on how to access the electronic version of the student textbook. We thank you for your patience and understanding as we transition from the 6th edition to the new and more interactive 7thedition.

The 6th edition of How To Be a Nurse Assistant continues a tradition of excellence with the most thorough, patient-centered training available. These latest revisions include:

  • Updated CDC Guidelines for infection control
  • New HIPAA standards
  • Elder Justice reporting requirements
  • Standard of care updates

    Used by training programs al over the country, How To Be a Nurse Assistant has over 500 full-color photos and illustrations that clearly demonstrate and teach the work of a CNA, fully preparing students to for CNA certification. It is comprehensive yet easy to read.

    Written and developed by registered nurses with over 25 years of experience, How To Be a Nurse Assistant helps the instructor bring out the best in every student.

    Topics covered:
  • Long term, subacute, prenatal, and postnatal care
  • Applications of OBRA
  • Step-by-step procedures and critical finishing steps
  • Prevention and control of infection
  • Specific methods and procedures for giving the best quality care including positioning and moving a patient, assisting with nutrition, maintaining and improving skin integrity, dealing with emergencies, pain management, and end of life care
  • How to enhance the quality of life of your patients
  • How to communicate and interact effectively with patients and co-workers
  • Preparing for the certification exam, including quizzes and a practice certification exam
  • How to enjoy a successful career as a certified nurse assistant

    To view or download the Author Bio, click here
    To view or download Chapter 21, click here
    To view or download the Table of Contents, click here

    Learn more about our new Blended Online CNA Training Program!

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