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Certified Nursing Assistant Interview Questions

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Heather has over 20 years experience recruiting and hiring candidates,
specifically in the health care industry.

Question 1 of 30

Are you able to work night shift?

Certified Nursing Assistant Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    Are you able to work night shift?

  2. 2.

    One of your co-workers displayed poor bed-side manners. What would you do?

  3. 3.

    Is having a sense of humor important as a Certified Nursing Assistant?

  4. 4.

    How would your patients describe you?

  5. 5.

    Would you encourage others to become a Certified Nursing Assistant?

  6. 6.

    What do you know about our facility?

  7. 7.

    If you were unable to get to work on time what would you do?

  8. 8.

    How do you feel about supervising others?

  9. 9.

    How do you manage work stress?

  10. 10.

    Describe your least favorite type of patient.

  11. 11.

    A patient insists on hitting his call light all night. What do you do?

  12. 12.

    When did you know you wanted to be a Certified Nursing Assistant?

  13. 13.

    You need to move a patient but they are a little too heavy for you. What do you do?

  14. 14.

    Can you tell me about a time that tested your patience?

  15. 15.

    What are your salary expectations?

  16. 16.

    Why do you want to help people?

  17. 17.

    How do you deal with a confrontation with a co-worker?

  18. 18.

    How would your boss describe you?

  19. 19.

    What is your experience with blood glucose monitoring?

  20. 20.

    Would you be comfortable working a night or weekend shift?

  21. 21.

    Tell us about a time that you demonstrated patience with one of your patients.

  22. 22.

    How do you show care and compassion to your patients?

  23. 23.

    How is teamwork important as a Certified Nursing Assistant?

  24. 24.

    Why do you feel it is important to have a positive attitude as a Certified Nursing Assistant?

  25. 25.

    What is one interpersonal skill that you excel at?

  26. 26.

    What are a few technical skills that you excel at?

  27. 27.

    What is your experience with maintaining reports, records and logs as a Certified Nursing Assistant

  28. 28.

    Walking with patients at times can be boring, how do you make it more exciting?

  29. 29.

    If you had a patient that insisted their personal hygiene was fine and it wasn't what would you do?

  30. 30.

    Describe your favorite patient.