Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)
Common responsibilities of a CNA include taking and recording vital signs and assisting patients with their physical needs. CNAs may perform procedures under the supervision of a registered nurse.
Certified Medication Aide (CMA)
Certified Medication Aides learn principles for safe administration of medication and importance of being an effective member of a team within a long term care facility. A CMA is taught the importance of focused approach to preparing and administering medications and continually seeking opportunities to learn more about medications.