Author: Linda Whitenton
Publisher: Pearson Education
Release Date: 2009-10-19
CNA Certified Nursing Assistant Exam Cram Linda Whitenton Marty Walker Succeed with topical reviews, practice exams, and preparation tools · Covers exactly what you need to know to score higher on your CNA exam · More than 150 sample test questions help you gain confidence and decide when you’re ready to take the actual exam · Simplifies key nursing assistant concepts and techniques for easy learning · Includes popular Cram Sheet tearcard to help you remember key concepts and do extra last-minute studying · Exam Alerts identify important information found on the exam Written by Leading Experts! Score Higher on the CNA Exam! The CD features an adaptive test engine, giving you an effective tool to assess your readiness for the CNA exam. Key features include · Detailed explanations of correct and incorrect answers · Multiple test modes · Random questions and order of answers · Coverage of all CNA topic categories
Author: Linda Whitenton
Publisher: Pearson Education
Release Date: 2013-01-22
This is the eBook version of the print title. The eBook edition does not provide access to the test engine that accompanies the print book. “I highly recommend this book because it will be very useful for any candidate writing the MACE. It is comprehensive, practical, and follows the MACE test plan.”—Verine J. Parks-Doyle, RN, BSN, MSN, EdD. Covers exactly what you need to know to score higher on your MACE exam More than 100 sample test questions help you gain confidence and decide when you’re ready to take the actual exam Includes the popular Cram Sheet tearcard to help you remember key concepts and do extra last-minute studying Exam Alerts identify important information found on the exam Simplifies key medication aide concepts and techniques for easy learning Covers the critical information you’ll need to know to score higher on your MACE exam! Discover how the MACE exam works, and the best ways to prepare for it Learn the role and responsibilities of the medication assistant as a member of the healthcare team Master all key medication administration concepts: pharmacology, drug orders, forms, measurements, storage, handling, and more Safeguard yourself and your patients from accidents, mistakes, and other risks Learn today’s most effective procedures and techniques for administering medications Understand how medication affects body systems, and how that affects care Review medication’s effects on the cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, musculoskeletal, central nervous, and endocrine systems Understand medications for treating the eye and ear; cancer; and mental disorders MACE is a registered trademark of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc. (NCSBN), which does not sponsor or endorse this product.
Author: Wilda Rinehart
Publisher: Pearson IT Certification
Release Date: 2014-08-27
“I studied nothing but your material for two weeks until I felt prepared to take the NCLEX®. Studying your material gave me the confidence I needed to pass!” –Rayena Thorne, nursing student at Wallace State Covers exactly what you need to know to score higher on your NCLEX-PN® exam. Includes more than 1,000 sample test questions to help you determine whether you’re ready to take the actual exam. Our popular Cram Sheet tear card helps you remember key concepts and facts. Use our innovative Quick-Check Answer Key System™ to quickly find answers as you work your way through the questions. Score Higher on the NCLEX-PN® Exam! The CD features 6 practice exams, giving you an effective tool to assess your readiness for the NCLEX-PN® exam. Key features include: All 1,000 questions in this book are included on the CD, giving you yet another effective tool to assess your readiness for the NCLEX-PN® exam Multiple test modes, questions that simulate an actual exam, and detailed answer explanations Written by Leading Experts! Pearson IT Certification Practice Test minimum system requirements: Windows XP (SP3), Windows Vista (SP2), Windows 7, or Windows 8 Professional; Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Client; Pentium class 1GHz processor (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 650 MB hard disk space plus 50 MB for each downloaded practice exam; Connection to the Internet during installation for access code validation NCLEX-PN® is a registered trademark of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc. (NCSBN), which does not sponsor or endorse this product.
Author: Mometrix Media
Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc
Release Date: 2014-03-31
CNA Exam Practice Questions are the simplest way to prepare for the CNA test. Practice is an essential part of preparing for a test and improving a test taker's chance of success. The best way to practice taking a test is by going through lots of practice test questions. Taking lots of practice tests helps ensure that you are not surprised or disappointed on your test day. Our CNA Exam Practice Questions give you the opportunity to test your knowledge on a set of questions. You can know everything that is going to be covered on the test and it will not do you any good on test day if you have not had a chance to practice. Repetition is a key to success and using practice test questions allows you to reinforce your strengths and improve your weaknesses. Detailed answer explanations are also included for each question. It may sound obvious, but you have to know which questions you missed (and more importantly why you missed them) to be able to avoid making the same mistakes again when you take the real test. That's why our CNA Exam Practice Questions include answer keys with detailed answer explanations. These in-depth answer explanations will allow you to better understand any questions that were difficult for you or that you needed more help to understand.
Author: Deborah Clark
Release Date: 2015-08-24
On Sale Now! Get the Official CNA Study Guide before the sale ends! The Official CNA Study Guide was created so as to provide potential Certified Nursing Assistants that ability to effectively and efficiently prepare for the CNA exam. Unlike most CNA Study Guides, this Official CNA Study Guide boasts the most information, practice tests and more, for the lowest price on the market. How The CNA Study Guide Can Help You Getting a CNA certification can be a difficult process. First, you need to pass your written exam, and then you need to get through the practical portion as well. Although your certification course should help to give you the CNA building blocks, you'll still need something to help put it all together. This is where the Official CNA Study Guide can help! Through this professionally structured CNA Study Guide, you'll get key points from CNA professionals, study tips to help improve your score, and a layout to help you get more out of your studies in less time. In sum, this Certified Nursing Assistant Study Guide will help you and your studies become more efficient and effective. What the Official CNA Study Guide Will Provide The Official CNA Study Guide was structured so give you the necessary tools to build upon your course work and help to focus your studies in the area you need more help with. To accomplish such a task, we've provided the following features inside the CNA study guide: 1 Pretest 2 Practice Tests with Answers Both Written and Critical Skills Coverage Flash Cards with procedures Complete coverage of the CNA NNAAP Standardized Testing CNA Study Guide Benefits Break Down The CNA Pretest has been designed to help you figure out where you are strongest and what subjects you need extra help with. This will ensure you spend the right amount of time on the right areas. The flashcards in this CNA Study Guide have been developed to help you prepare for all of the different practical factors you will most likely have to perform during your Skill Test set. The cards in this CNA Study Guide will help to ensure you can quickly flip through them and get the right information and quickly move on to the next set with the swipe of a finger (if you're using our ebook version) or turn of a page. Finally, at the end, we will have 2 full practice tests so that you can gauge whether or not you are fully ready for your final certification. This will focus on key questions that many previous CNAs have struggled with and will focus on those areas so as to give you the best indication of whether or not you are truly ready. Reasons Why You Need This CNA Study Guide Getting prepared for the CNA exam is no easy task. According to a result poll, over 27% of those that take the test, fail! That means those students wasted their money and their time. This can be absolutely frustrating and cause many problems in the future. Another reason having a CNA Study Guide on hand is super important is that once you become a certified nursing assistant, you will only have certification for that particular state. So, if you move to another state at some point in your life, you will have to re-certify in that state. That may sound easy, considering you might have done it for years before moving...however, imagine taking the drivers test again after all those years of learning how to really drive a car. You probably don't follow all of the rules, right? Well the same can happen to a CNA. They can develop the "get it done the right way" type attitude which won't test well on the certification exam. 10 out of 10 must have for all CNA's~CNA Exam Cram
Author: Wilda Rinehart
Publisher: Pearson IT Certification
Release Date: 2016-11-30
This is the eBook version of the print title. The eBook edition does not provide access to the test engine and practice test that accompanies the print book. "The book offers a quick ‘cram’ approach to the NCLEX that is very user-friendly and not time-intensive. The overall approach is very learner-centered and the content is well-paced.”–Catherine Dearman, R.N., Ph.D. Covers exactly what you need to know to score higher on your NCLEX-RN® exam Sample test questions help you gain confidence and decide when you’re ready to take the actual exam Includes the popular Cram Sheet tearcard to help you remember key concepts and do extra last-minute studying Exam Alerts identify important information found on the exam Simplifies key medication aide concepts and techniques for easy learning Covers the critical information you’ll need to know to score higher on your NCLEX-RN exam! Discover how the NCLEX-RN exam works, and how best to prepare for it Understand essential disease processes, treatments, and diagnostic studies Care for clients with respiratory, genitourinary, hematopoietic, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, endocrine, cardiovascular, neurological, and many other disorders Serve maternal, infant, and pediatric clients Provide compassionate and effective emergency and psychiatric care Consider cultural, religious, and legal concerns associated with client care Review all stages of the nursing process: assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation Address client needs for a safe, effective-care environment; health promotion and maintenance; and psychosocial and physiological integrity
Author: Cna Exam Prep Team
Publisher: Trivium LLC
Release Date: 2017-09-22
Genre: Study Aids
Trivium Test Prep¿s CNA Exam Preparation 2018-2019: CNA Study Guide Review Book and Practice Test Questions offers:A detailed overview of what you need to know for CNA, so that you know exactly what to expect on the CNA examA CNA review of all the subjects over which you will be testedCNA practice questions for you to practice and improveTest tips and strategies to help you score higher on the CNA Trivium Test Prep¿s CNA Exam Preparation 2018-2019: CNA Study Guide Review Book and Practice Test Questions covers: Physical Care SkillsHygieneDressing and GroomingNutrition and HydrationEliminationRest/Sleep/Comfort Basic Nursing SkillsInfection ControlSafety/EmergenciesTherapeutic/Technical ProceduresData Collection and Reporting Restorative SkillsPreventionThe Role of Restorative CareTypes of ExerciseDevices Used for Rehabilitation and Restorative Care Psychosocial Care SkillsEmotional and Mental Health NeedsSpiritual and Cultural Needs The Role of the Nurse AidCommunicationClient RightsLegal and Ethical BehaviorMembers of the Healthcare Team About Trivium Test PrepTrivium Test Prep is an independent test prep study guide company that produces and prints all of our books right here in the USA. Our dedicated professionals know how people think and learn, and have created our CNA Review Book based on what research has shown to be the fastest, easiest, and most effective way to prepare for the exam. Unlike other study guides that are stamped out in a generic fashion, our CNA Review Book is specifically tailored for your exact needs.
Author: Sheila A. Sorrentino
Release Date: 2016-03-02
Genre: Care of the sick
Master the essential skills of today''s nursing assistant! Mosby''s Textbook for Nursing Assistants, 9th Edition prepares you to work in long-term care, acute care, and subacute care settings. Known for its comprehensive coverage and an easy-to-read, visual approach, this book includes step-by-step instructions for over 100 nursing assistant procedures. New to this edition is a practice scenario in each chapter to help you develop problem solving and critical thinking skills, as well as Focus on Math boxes that highlight common calculations done on the job. Written by well-known educator Sheila Sorrentino and expert co-author Leighann Remmert, this market-leading text emphasizes the importance of teamwork and communication - two elements critical to being an effective nursing assistant. Complete coverage includes the knowledge and skills needed by the nursing assistant. Guidelines to over 100 procedures are divided into pre-procedure, procedure, and post-procedure sections for easier learning. A clear, readable writing style is supplemented with more than 1,000 full-color photographs and illustrations. Key terms and abbreviations are included at the beginning of each chapter, with a comprehensive glossary at the back of the book. Review questions in each chapter are useful in guiding your study, reviewing what you have learned, and preparing for a test or the competency evaluation. Video icons indicate skills for which video is provided on the free Evolve companion website or in Mosby''s Nursing Assistant Video Skills 4.0 (sold separately). Summary boxes highlight key aspects of patient care including safety and comfort, long-term care, home care, personal pride, the needs of children and older persons, cultural considerations, communication guidelines, delegated tasks, teamwork, and time management. Focus on PRIDE boxes highlight personal and professional responsibility, rights and respect, delegation and teamwork, and ethics and laws to help you promote pride in the person, the family, and yourself. The Workbook and Competency Evaluation Review corresponds to chapters in the text and encourages learning with a wide variety of exercises. It also includes over 100 checklists, one for every procedure in the textbook. The Competency Evaluation Review includes a content review, skills evaluation review, and two practice exams to prepare students for their certification exam. Sold separately. Promoting Safety and Comfort boxes detail measures and cautions for providing safe, effective patient care. Focus on Long-Term Care and Focus on Home Care boxes highlight information vital to providing competent care in these settings. Focus on Children and Focus on Older Person boxes provide age-specific information about the special needs, considerations, and circumstances of children and older persons. Caring About Culture boxes help you learn about the beliefs and customs of other cultures so you can provide appropriate care. Focus on Communication boxes provide guidelines for what to say and ask when communicating with residents, visitors, and the nursing team. Teamwork and Time Management boxes cite ways you can efficiently work with and help nursing team members. Delegation Guidelines identify your specific responsibilities in accepting commonly delegated tasks. NEW Getting a Job chapter describes the professional skills needed for seeking and landing a new job upon certification. NEW Delegation chapter explains how nursing assistants work within the health care team and receive instructions from the nurse, and includes tips on questions to ask when receiving delegated tasks. NEW! Focus on Math highlights the basic math skills you need as a nursing assistant. NEW! Focus on Practice: Problem Solving includes scenarios that develop your critical thinking skills in common situations encountered during practice. NEW! NATCEP skills are identified as skills most often required for demonstration on state certification exams. NEW! Focus on Surveys feature highlights the nursing assistant''s role during state inspections. NEW! Focus on PRIDE application questions promote pride in the nursing assistant, the person, and the person''s family. UPDATED video clips from the latest Nursing Assistant Video Skills series demonstrate selected skills. UPDATED Body Spectrum interactive anatomy review is available on the Evolve companion website.
Author: Certified Nurse Assistant Review Team
Publisher: Test Prep Books
Release Date: 2017-01-16
CNA Study Guide: Exam Preparation Review Book for the Certified Nursing Assistant Exam Developed for test takers trying to achieve a passing score on the CNA exam, this comprehensive study guide includes: -Quick Overview -Test-Taking Strategies -CNA Introduction -Role of the Nurse Aide -Promotion of Safety -Promotion of Function and Health of Residents -Basic Nursing Care Provided by the Nurse Aide -Providing Specialized Care for Residents with Changes in Health -Practice Questions -Detailed Answer Explanations Each section of the test has a comprehensive review that goes into detail to cover all of the content likely to appear on the CNA exam. The practice test questions are each followed by detailed answer explanations. If you miss a question, it's important that you are able to understand the nature of your mistake and how to avoid making it again in the future. The answer explanations will help you to learn from your mistakes and overcome them. Understanding the latest test-taking strategies is essential to preparing you for what you will expect on the exam. A test taker has to not only understand the material that is being covered on the test, but also must be familiar with the strategies that are necessary to properly utilize the time provided and get through the test without making any avoidable errors. Anyone planning to take the CNA exam should take advantage of the review material, practice test questions, and test-taking strategies contained in this study guide.
Author: Francie Wolgin
Release Date: 2009-11
This package includes two titles. Being a Nursing Assistant, by Francie Wolgin, endorsed by the American Hospital Association, sets the standard for nursing assistants working across the entire care continuum–in acute,subacute, long term care, and home health. The Certified Nursing Assistant Exam Cram is the perfect study guide to help readers pass the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)'s new National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (NNAAP) exam, andachieve certification as a nurseaide. This book carefully and thoroughly covers all the knowledge, skills, and attitudes required by the NNAAP exam.
Author: Joseph Brennan
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
Release Date: 2013-01-04
WE WANT TO HELP YOU SUCCEED on the NLN PAX-RN McGraw-Hill's 5 NLN PAX-RN Practice Tests helps you prepare for this important exam and achieve the high score you need to get into the nursing school you desire. Written by a test prep expert, this book provides you with the intensive practice that will improve your score. You'll be able to sharpen your skills, boost your confidence, reduce your stress--and do your very best on test day. Inside you'll find: Five full-length sample tests that match the actual NLN PAX-RN exam in content, format, and level of difficulty Thorough practice with questions covering verbal ability, mathematics, and science Clear explanations in the answer key for all sample test questions Expert strategies on achieving a top score
Design and configure SQL Server instances and databases in support of high-throughput applications that are mission-critical and provide consistent response times in the face of variations in user numbers and query volumes. Learn to configure SQL Server and design your databases to support a given instance and workload. You’ll learn advanced configuration options, in-memory technologies, storage and disk configuration, and more, all toward enabling your desired application performance and throughput. Configuration doesn’t stop with implementation. Workloads change over time, and other impediments can arise to thwart desired performance. High Performance SQL Server covers monitoring and troubleshooting to aid in detecting and fixing production performance problems and minimizing application outages. You'll learn a variety of tools, ranging from the traditional wait analysis methodology to the new query store, and you'll learn how improving performance is really an iterative process. High Performance SQL Server is based on SQL Server 2016, although most of its content can be applied to prior versions of the product. This book is an excellent complement to performance tuning books focusing on SQL queries, and provides the other half of what you need to know by focusing on configuring the instances on which mission-critical queries are executed. Covers SQL Server instance-configuration for optimal performance Helps in implementing SQL Server in-memory technologies Provides guidance toward monitoring and ongoing diagnostics What You Will Learn Understand SQL Server's database engine and how it processes queries Configure instances in support of high-throughput applications Provide consistent response times to varying user numbers and query volumes Design databases for high-throughput applications with focus on performance Record performance baselines and monitor SQL Server instances against them Troubleshot and fix performance problems Who This Book Is For SQL Server database administrators, developers, and data architects. The book is also of use to system administrators who are managing and are responsible for the physical servers on which SQL Server instances are run.