The current economic slowdown has resulted in chronic unemployment crisis in the country, and people are nervous by continuous layoffs, mass layoffs and unemployment. National unemployment report released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics show the unemployment rate was 7.7% in February 2013 and 8.1% for 2012. Terrible economic situation and chronic unemployment crisis is also evident from the order of $ 85bn cut government by Barak Obama in March 2013. He also reported that the government could end up cutting 750,000 jobs loss.In employment situation like that, people are finding it hard to support their family living expenses and meet the costs of day-to-day. However, there are still some rays of hope and light for the people hit by the economic crisis and labor shortages due to the health sector is still booming and offers an incredible opportunity to work for all levels of professional qualifications of medical and nursing care. In addition, this area has been facing an acute shortage of nurses and require a greater number of nurses to fill vacant positions.
However, also the fact that federal law mandated OBRA-87 nursing home and Medicaid and Medicare-funded facilities to implement only the nursing professionals who have successfully completed the federally approved Nurse Aide Training and Evaluation Program craft (NATCEP) and hold a CNA Certification. Therefore, NATCEP has become an essential requirement for CNA jobs and one must resolve to work legally in this country us.The OBRA requirements and CNA Training Program can be completed by attending 75 hours or more CNA classes, Lab and Clinical Training in 4-12 weeks. The program is conducted at vocational schools, colleges, technical institutes and private schools, and the successful completion of this program, the students are allowed to challenge the state competency evaluation test (CEP). This test has two independent parts, Written / Knowledge and Skills Test / Clinical May 70-75 multiple choice questions test.
The Knowledge Test. The candidates were offered 4 choices for each question and answer had to select one correct answer for all questions to pass the test.The Written Skills Test requires showing 5 skills in a dummy model or under the supervision of a registered nurse educator trial, with a minimum of 2 years of treatment practical work experience. Showing true skill score and pass test.Once, candidates pass the same test that they are "certified" and get CNA Certification, and registered with the state Nurse Aide Registry. They also provided a valid work permit to perform a number of health care settings. Moreover, certification and "certified" title a working tool that is easy to them, and they can apply for jobs direct patient care varies for CNA salary honored to cover the cost their families.