Marion, IL CNA Programs

Facilities that teach nursing assistant instruction programs in Marion, Illinois and that are available for enrollment are listed below. Call one of the training facilities listed to speak with a school administrator to get details about the cost of tuition, program curriculum, classroom schedules, and certification exam requirements.

Marion High School
1501 South Carbon Street,
Marion, IL 62959
(618) 993-8196

Parkway Manor
3116 Williamson County Pkwy.,
Marion, IL 62959
(618) 993-8600

To become a nurse aide in the state of Illinois, you must first be able to finish a training program. The program that you complete should be approved by the state in order to become eligible to apply for the exams afterwards. There are a number of institutions located across the state that offer such programs. Examples of these institutions include colleges, high schools, healthcare centers, and community training centers. You must be at least 16 years old to enroll in the programs and be at least physically capable of handling different patients.

nursing-training-in-medical-settingClasses should provide practical experience in health care related skills in a medical facility setting. As a nursing assistant student, you will be taught different concepts of the Fundamentals of Nursling such as infection control, communication skills, rehabilitation, medical terms, and mental health. You will also be trained on the different nursing skills such as assisting in partial/full bed baths, feeding the patients, assisting in dressing, ambulating, performing ROM exercises, and other daily activities.

All you will learn will then be tested during the CNA competency exams. The exams will have a written and a skills demonstration exam. In order to get your name entered in the state’s Nurse Aide Registry, you must be able to pass all the tests. You, as well as every other applicant, will be given three chances to pass. If you fail for the third time, you will be required to undergo retraining. Applicants must have a clean background with no disqualifying convictions and pass a criminal history records check as per the Health Care Worker Background Check in order to qualify.

This city is the county seat of Williamson County. It is located on the southern part of the state, near Interstate 57. With a total population of 17,193 residents during the 2010 census, this makes the city the 25th most populous city that is not a part of the Chicago Metropolitan Area. This city is also known as Hub of the Universe. This city has a total area of approximately 13.5 sq miles, where 0.7 square miles of it is water. Its last known population density was 1,250.2/sq mile.

Health care providers that are situated in the city include Graham Family Medicine, Manolios Michael, Harrisburg Medical Center, Miller Spinal Health & Wellness Sc, Marion Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic, Illinois Centre Healthcare – Medical & Counseling, Alternative Healthcare & Wellness Center, Addus Healthcare, Trilogy Health Care, and many more. If you know other classes that are being offered as of the moment, please contact us and we will add it to the page. photo attribution: codnewsroom