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Gertrude

Name:

Gertrude Skinner

Website/Blog:

http://eldercarenotebook.blogspot.com/

Bio:

Florida CNA, HHA My daughters are both RN's. One son is an LPN. I have hospital, private care, and agency HHA experience.

Interests:

My clients

Recent Forum Topics & Comments (4)
Forum Discussion Posted
Job > Certified Nursing Assistant

Private Care referrals

I am a private duty CNA. Occasionally I get asked 'how would I find a private home-duty caregiver?' I recommend they get a licensed CNA (for a number of reasons) and that they ...

5 years ago
Job > Nursing Assistant

CNA Economics

They say you won't be insured, won't pay taxes like other self-employed, licensed professionals.

So, what's the problem in both situations?

Underpaid but qualified ...

5 years ago
Job > Nursing Assistant

CNA Economics

[post continued]
OK, so how about home care? Different, but still bad economics for the HHA/CNA in many cases. Agencies typically pay $9 to 410 per hour, but with no ...

5 years ago
Job > Nursing Assistant

CNA Economics

[Intro: I'm a CNA & HHA with long-time hospital and private experience. My two daughters are RN's.]

The CDC came out with the results of a new survey of CNA's recently ...

5 years ago