Allied Health - CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant)
Allied Health Program provides students with the training to become a Certified Nursing Assistant. Two semester course, 2 hour block, 11th & 12th graders A CNA is also known as a nursing aide, or nurse’s aide. This class is designed for students interested in a beginning level career in health care. The class will include lecture, lab and clinical experiences. The student will learn multiple skills necessary to assist the patient with bathing, eating, and dressing, taking vital signs and assisting with mobility issues. The CNA works under the direction of a Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse or other licensed healthcare professional. Successful completion of the lecture and clinical portion of this course prepares the student to take the State of Michigan test and become certified as a Nursing Assistant.
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