caring for elderly womanCertified nursing assistants, or CNAs, work under the supervision of licensed nursing professionals to provide care for those who are ill, injured, handicapped, or otherwise unable to care for themselves. They work in a variety of settings such as hospitals, nursing homes, and assisted living facilities, and often they will even work in patients’ homes to give those patients the care that they need. Here is a brief look at some of the most common responsibilities that CNAs handle. (more…)