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For CNAs Everywhere: Walking a Path of Purpose

All of us at In the Know are honored to have Corey Anne Rotella, CNA, lend her very special voice to our blog as a regular contributor. Corey has worked on the frontlines of long term care since 2008. As she states, “Sometimes, you pick a career and sometimes a career picks you. In my… Continue reading For CNAs Everywhere: Walking a Path of Purpose

Awarding Top-Notch CNAs, For Your CNAs

How Will You Thank Your CNAs?

CNA Week begins on Thursday, June 12th.  Are you ready to give some extra acknowledgement and appreciation to your hardworking nurse aides? If you need some ideas, please see this blog post on our sister site, Embracing Civility. You can also send your CNAs to this link so that they can win a free copy… Continue reading How Will You Thank Your CNAs?

Awarding Top-Notch CNAs, For Your CNAs

Get Ready to Honor Your Nurse Aides!

National CNA Week will be here before we know it!  This year, it spans from June 12th to June 19th.  In the past, we’ve heard from nurse aides around the country that their organizations don’t acknowledge CNA Week. If this is true for your workplace, how about starting this year?  Just pick a few free… Continue reading Get Ready to Honor Your Nurse Aides!

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An Easy Way to Thank Your Nurse Aides!

Did you know that, for many nursing assistants, their number one complaint about work is that they don't feel appreciated? There's an easy fix for that. On our sister blog, Embracing Civility, we're offering a simple template for some cute "thank you" cards that you can download. Try printing them on thick paper or card… Continue reading An Easy Way to Thank Your Nurse Aides!

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Honoring VA Nursing Staff!

As we celebrate Memorial Day, 2011, all of us at In the Know send our deep gratitude to every past and current member of our Armed Forces.  In addition, we would like to honor the 77,000 nursing personnel who work with Veterans in the VA health care system—including the more than 11,000 certified nursing assistants!… Continue reading Honoring VA Nursing Staff!