Long-Term Care Facilities – Virginia

CNA Test

 

Application for CNA by Examination in Virginia: (NNAAP)

Virginia Department of Health Professions - Board of Nursing

 

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Information and application for Virginia Nurse Aide Competency Test

Virginia Nurse Aides (VA Board of Nursing)

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Candidate handbook                                      PDF        780 KB

NATIONAL NURSE AIDE ASSESSMENT PROGRAM NNAAP

You have successfully completed a Virginia-approved nurse aide education program

EXAM FEES $94.00

EXAM CONTENT

I. Physical Care Skills the exam in the exam

A. Activities of Daily Living  14% 

1. Hygiene

2. Dressing and Grooming

3. Nutrition and Hydration

4. Elimination

5. Rest/Sleep/Comfort

B. Basic Nursing Skills  39%

1. Infection Control

2. Safety/Emergency

3. Therapeutic/Technical Procedures

4. Data Collection and Reporting

C. Restorative Skills  8%  

1. Prevention

2. Self Care/Independence

II. Psychosocial Care Skills

A. Emotional and  Mental Health Needs    11%  

B. Spiritual and Cultural Needs   2% 

III. Role of the Nurse Aide

A. Communication    8%   

B. Client Rights    7% 

C. Legal and Ethical Behavior    3%

D. Member of the  Health Care Team   8% 

Skills Listing.................................................... 28-42

SKILL 1 — HAND HYGIENE (HAND WASHING)

SKILL 2 — APPLIES ONE KNEE-HIGH ELASTIC STOCKING

SKILL 3 — ASSISTS TO AMBULATE USING TRANSFER BELT

SKILL 4 — ASSISTS WITH USE OF BEDPAN

SKILL 5 — CLEANS UPPER OR LOWER DENTURE

SKILL 6 — COUNTS AND RECORDS RADIAL PULSE

SKILL 7 — COUNTS AND RECORDS RESPIRATIONS

SKILL 8 — DONNING AND REMOVING PPE (GOWN AND GLOVES)

SKILL 9 — DRESSES CLIENT WITH AFFECTED (WEAK) RIGHT ARM

SKILL 10 — FEEDS CLIENT WHO CANNOT FEED SELF

SKILL 11 — GIVES MODIFIED BED BATH (FACE AND ONE ARM, HAND AND UNDERARM)

SKILL 12* — MEASURES AND RECORDS ELECTRONIC BLOOD PRESSURE

SKILL 13 — MEASURES AND RECORDS URINARY OUTPUT

SKILL 14 — MEASURES AND RECORDS WEIGHT OF AMBULATORY CLIENT

SKILL 15 — PERFORMS MODIFIED PASSIVE RANGE OF MOTION (PROM) FOR ONE KNEE AND ONE ANKLE

SKILL 16 — PERFORMS MODIFIED PASSIVE RANGE OF MOTION (PROM) FOR ONE SHOULDER

SKILL 17 — POSITIONS ON SIDE

SKILL 18 — PROVIDES CATHETER CARE FOR FEMALE

SKILL 19 — PROVIDES FOOT CARE ON ONE FOOT

SKILL 20 — PROVIDES MOUTH CARE

SKILL 21 — PROVIDES PERINEAL CARE (PERI-CARE) FOR FEMALE

SKILL 22 — TRANSFERS FROM BED TO WHEELCHAIR USING TRANSFER BELT

SKILL 23* — MEASURES AND RECORDS MANUAL BLOOD PRESSURE

Regional Test Sites and Schedule                   PDF        133 KB

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