Also called: Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Nurse’s Aide
Job Outlook in Vermont
What you might do
Licensed Nursing Assistants (LNAs) work under the supervision of nurses to give hands-on care to patients. They may feed patients or help patients with other daily functions such as dressing, and bathing. LNAs record patient vital signs.
Where you might work
Nursing home, assisted living facility, hospital, patient’s home.
My Next Move: Nursing Assistant
ONet Online: Nursing Assistant
Occupational Outlook Handbook: Nursing Assistants and Orderlies
National Association of Health Care Assistants (NAHCA)
National Network of Career Nursing Assistants
Most LNAs complete non-degree training.