Cna Interview Questions

Cna Interview Questions

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) spend the majority of their days interacting with patients, and therefore employers focus CNA interviews predominantly on interpersonal skills and conflict resolution. Expect to answer a fair amount of situational questions, such as how you would handle agitated patients or potential issues with coworkers. CNA candidates are also be expected to have completed some kind of postsecondary nursing instruction, so make sure to brush up on basic healthcare knowledge and common nursing practices.

Cna Interview Questions

Cna Interview Questions

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) spend the majority of their days interacting with patients, and therefore employers focus CNA interviews predominantly on interpersonal skills and conflict resolution. Expect to answer a fair amount of situational questions, such as how you would handle agitated patients or potential issues with coworkers. CNA candidates are also be expected to have completed some kind of postsecondary nursing instruction, so make sure to brush up on basic healthcare knowledge and common nursing practices.

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Beechwood Continuing Care
CNA was asked...February 7, 2013

What would you do if you witnessed a fellow employee speaking in a unkind tone of voice to an agitated resident?

2 Answers

CNAs should keep professional composure at all times, especially when patients are agitated. I would report this employee because they could cause an undesired outcome by agitating the patient even more. Less

They wanted the answer "Report immediately" whereas I thought it would be appropriate to suggest the employee take a break. Less

Grady Health System
CNA was asked...August 13, 2015

Tell me a time when you had to take charge when everyone else was busy?

1 Answers

Use an example that highlights your ability to take initiative and follow appropriate protocol. Make sure to talk about the outcome and how your ability to take charge appropriately made a difference. Less

Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare
CNA was asked...April 20, 2016

How would you handle a patient who was upset with how you're working?

1 Answers

No matter the issue, it's important to remain composed and professional. Showing empathy is also important, so have a conversation with the patient and try to understand the underlying reason for his or her anger. If the issue is health-related, make sure to still stay firm in whatever needs to be accomplished for their health. Less

Trilogy Health Services

Have you ever worked for trilogy health before ?

4 Answers

How would you handle stress while taking care of a resident?

No

No

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Four Seasons Independent Living Center
CNA was asked...May 7, 2015

how would I treat a resident

3 Answers

with respect

Residents always come first. Treat them like your own family.

Treat the residents with tender, loving, and care.

Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society
CNA was asked...March 1, 2019

How would your current supervisor describe you?

3 Answers

I am 37 years old

I am working asa Supervizer 4 years

I am from Canada city in Edmonton Ab

BJC HealthCare

Would you accept night shift?

3 Answers

Yes

I would work nights

Nights might be a bit rough in the beginning but I'm sure I could aclimate and love it. Less

University of Tennessee Medical Center
CNA was asked...July 20, 2016

What would you do If a friend of your family ended up in the hospital and other members were asking you about what is wrong with them?

3 Answers

I am not their nurse and I can not provide personal information regardless of if they are friends or family. Less

It is against HIPPA rules but I'll

It against work policy and government HIPPA but I will try to direct u to someone who might b able to help u Less

Amada Senior Care

Have you ever worked with the elderly before?

3 Answers

Yes for four years.

Yes

Yes

Maples Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
CNA was asked...October 18, 2017

What's your availability?

3 Answers

Tomorrow morning at 9am

I am looking for a 3:pm11 shift full time let me know please. Thanks

Pretty flexible, but I am in school right now

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