We stumbled across this CNA Essential Skills series posted to YouTube from Midlands Technical College and thought we'd share with all of you. So if you're an instructor with students who need a little refresher of these skills or you're a CNA student who'd like to review some of the lessons taught in class, you've got to check out these videos.
Incorporating Electronic Health Records into the Nursing or CNA classroom isn't just about learning how to chart. It's about teaching students how to think... critically.
We all know that charting is moving to EHRs and EMRs, largely because of the Affordable Care Act and the HITECH Act. As practitioners are preparing to qualify for Stage 2 Meaningful Use Criteria, it's important for instructors to be aware of what students will be facing in the field from this point forward.