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Certified Nursing Assistant Code of Ethics Outline

Outline: An article presenting an outline of the Certified Nursing Assistant Code of Ethics.

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An article presenting an outline of the Certified Nursing Assistant Code of Ethics. Help preserve life, ease patient's suffering and work toward restoring health to all. Help preserve life, ease patient's suffering and work toward restoring health to all.

A certified nursing assistant, or CNA, helps patients or clients with healthcare needs under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Also known as a Nursing Assistant (NA) a Patient Care Assistant (PCA) or a State Tested Nurse Aid (STNA), the individual who carries this title needs strong work ethic and ability, but issues of liability and legality prevent CNAs from performing certain procedures.

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Badge
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Badge

Responsibility in Resident Care

Fulfill Responsibility to Employer

Professionalism for CNA

Carrying out resident care in a manner that:

Ethical Behavior for CNA

Ethical Behavior for Resident Care

Ethical behavior for work

Unacceptable behavior which may result in dismissal:

Confidentiality

Examples

Examples of Breeching Confidentiality

Discussing personal information with:


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Cite: Journal: Disabled World. Language: English. Author: Disabled World. Electronic Publication Date: 2009/07/21. Last Revised Date: 2014/10/21. Reference Title: "Certified Nursing Assistant Code of Ethics Outline", Source: Certified Nursing Assistant Code of Ethics Outline. Abstract: An article presenting an outline of the Certified Nursing Assistant Code of Ethics. Retrieved 2019-11-21, from https://www.disabled-world.com/disability/caregivers/cna-code-ethics.php - Reference Category Number: DW#83-1972.
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