Emily began Think CNA Online in 2016 as a resource to bring nursing career, classes and training information to aspiring nurses across the country. Focusing on Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA), Emily helps to inform students of the job description, roles and responsibilities of the career.

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Certified Nursing Assistant

What Is A Certified Nursing Assistant?

A Certified Nursing Assistant is a person that cares for the elderly, or the otherwise, people that are unable to care for themselves. The CNAs will help them with getting dressed, bathing, eating and other issues that might be affected. When they are certified, this means that they have passed an exam to show that…

Nursing Salaries

Best Nursing Salaries by State

Registered Nurses (RN’s) have fast-paced and challenging careers with new experiences everyday. Some RN’s are paid very attractive salaries, due to the fact that there is a strong demand for both experienced RN’s, and those coming directly out of their educational program. Hospitals, physicians’ offices, nursing homes and outpatient surgery facilities can offer competitive salaries…

CNA Salary

What is the Average CNA Salary

Many people want to go into the field of nursing and are curious as to how much money can be made throughout their career. But the great thing is, there is not only a lot of money to be made, but there is also a wealth of jobs to be had. Becoming a Certified Nursing…

NCLEX Exam

NCLEX Exam Overview

A career in the field of nursing can be exciting and fulfilling. Nurses help patients get better. With their assistance, people who are sick will find a caring and sympathetic voice at their side. A nurse may be there to show a patient how to care for a newborn. They might be there at their…

Certified Medical Transcriptionist

How to Become a Certified Medical Transcriptionist

A career as a certified medical transcriptionist is a way to have a career in the medical profession without dealing with patients. Instead, your job as a certified medical transcriptionist is to ensure proper documentation of patient care without which errors in treatment would be possible. The process of becoming a certified medical transcriptionist can…

anesthetist job

What is a typical Anesthetist job description?

Any person who has had the misfortune of having minor or major surgery in a hospital or other medical facility type has been introduced to an anesthesiologist – male or female. Their demeanor is always calm and professional and you can be assured that for you, the patient, it will be “lights out” in about…

CRNA Education

A Look into CRNA Education

The CRNA is a vital part of the hospital team. This individual provides the necessary anesthetics to patients who are having surgery or those who need to remain sedated due to an illness or injury. CRNA education can begin as early as high school if you already know you want to go into the medical…

CRNA Life

A Typical Day of CRNA Life

A typical day of CRNA life involves a large amount of teaching patients and making sure they are given the proper medications. Due to the nature of the job, a CRNA spends a lot of time paying attention to detail. CRNA Life The majority of a CRNAs job involves giving patients medications that will put…

job outlook for nurses

Job Outlook for Nurses

According to industry experts, nursing is one of the hottest occupations and the one poised with the most potential job growth over the next 7 years. It is projected that the job outlook for nurses will increase in demand to over one million nurses by 2022, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The…