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What is a Certified Nursing Aide (CNA)?

CNA’s are essential to providing collaborative care in long-term care and hospital facilities. Being a CNA means you provide everyday care to patients by helping them with daily activities.

Alaska is facing a shortage of CNAs to work in nursing homes and hospitals.

Now is a great time to begin a rewarding career in healthcare. Become a part of the patient care team as a CNA.


Alaska offers the nation's highest average CNA salary

Job Openings

CNAs are needed at

Nursing Homes


In-Home Health Care

Career Pathway

Registered Nurse

Licensed Practical Nurse 

Nursing home manager
Nurse educator

Geriatric care nurse

What Our CNA Champions Are Saying:

“CNAs are important in our community because we help people that need someone there for them. We make a difference in not only the patient’s lives but in their family member’s also. They’re always appreciative that we are here to help."
- Vanessa
Nome, Alaska
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