The nursing assistant training in Daphne, Alabama is all listed in detail on this page. Included on the page are all the nursing home training programs, college courses, and vocational programs that are also being offered in the city as of the making of this post. Call the phone number for the school to speak to someone about any questions you have.
Catherine Place Assisted Living Facility
27440 County Road 13,
Daphne, AL 36526
To get certified as a nursing assistant in Alabama you must meet the state requirements of attending an approved training school and passing the license exams. Training can often be found a local nursing homes, vocational schools and colleges. A state-approved nurse aide program will teach you the fundamentals of nursing, the skills you will need to know on the job, and help prepare you for the certification exams.
Those who are enrolled in training will receive class instruction and practice performing different procedures and tasks in an environment like a care facility. During the hands-on portion of the class you will practice in a real life setting, to ensure you are ready to handle the duties of the job. Some of the skill practice you can expect are: ambulate using a transfer belt, bedpan assisting, hand washing, catheter care, move resident to supported side-lying position, changing bed linens with patient in bed, dressing a resident who has a weakened arm, recording measurements (pulse, respiration, temperature, blood pressure), feeding, mouth care, indirect care, foot care, bathing, range of motion exercises, transferring to a wheelchair with use of the pivot technique, and perineal care.
Once you have completed your school requirements you can apply for a date to take the nurse aide exams. The exams are in two parts which is generally a written portion and a manual skills aptitude test. After completion your name will be added to the Alabama nurse aide registry for twenty-four months. To remain on the registry you must work one eight hour shift each twenty-four months. If you have questions about the requirements needed you can contact them at (334)206-5169.
This city is a part of Baldwin County. It is situated a few miles east of Mobile and southwest of Montgomery. It is also a part of the Daphne-Fairhope-Foley micropolitan area. According to the last census taken there, their total population was around 19,542 people. It has a total area of approximately 14.1 sq miles, and has a population density of 1,176/sq mile.
Health care providers that you can find in the area include Diagnostic & Medical Clinic, Health Care Solutions, Daphne Family Practice, Industrial Medical Clinic of Mobile PC, Thomas Medical Center-Daphne, Rush Leslie V III DO, and many more. photo attribution: ulrichkarljoho