Documentation for Certified Nursing Assistants

About the Course
A CNA has important responsibilities to the facility where he or she works and the residents/patients that he or she assists. This course explains the role of the CNA in resident/patient documentation of daily care.

Learning Objectives
Identify and explain the functions of documentation.
  • List requirements for documentation by the CNA.
  • Describe the categories of care and types of observations that must be documented.
  • Identify information that should be reported to the supervisor.
  • Explain the CNA’s role in maintaining confidentiality of medical documentation.