CNA Students Explore Geriatric Communication Techniques
February 19, 2019
The Nursing Assistant students utilized communication techniques specific to the elderly while attending a Field Trip to Ashby Living Center Friday, February 19th. The students had been exploring barriers to communication such as hearing and vision impairments as well as cognitive changes, all which can interfere with the communication process.
Jan. 14, 2019
The FFHS Nursing Assistant students successfully completed the requirements of the CNA program and took the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (NNAAP) exams, both written and skills January 10th and 11th at M State Fergus Falls. Congratulations to all the students who were successful in the course and the NNAAP testing! Good work!
FFHS CNA Students as pictured: Megan Lindgren, Tia Hubert, Sophie Rausch, Audrey Mudford, Maddie Longtin, Sierra Hatlewick, Ali Hughes, Maddiey Weinrich, Teryn Bosek, and Ashlyn Heikes.
Nursing Assistant students prepare for healthcare employment
Dec. 12, 2018
The Nursing Assistant students were given a presentation by Lauren Risbrudt, local representative for Minnesota State Services for the Blind. The students were given the opportunity to wear specialized goggles that simulated various degrees of blindness. This presentation is in preparation for readiness for healthcare employment.