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Idaho, ID | CNA Certification Training Programs

Depending on your goals and qualifications to meet the CNA requirements in Idaho, ID you may want to answer a few basic questions before you proceed on the right education path. 

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The health sector of Idaho’s economy is growing, and the demand for CNAs is growing along with it. Like many other states, there is a shortage of nursing staff in Idaho. In fact, Certified Nursing Assistants are projected to be one of the fastest growing jobs in the Idaho health care industry over the next five years. This means opportunities for CNA's in Idaho are plentiful. Often, CNA's in the state, which are also known as Certified Nurse Aides, will be employed in long-term care facilities such as nursing homes, hospitals and clinics. Full time Certified Nursing Assistants in Idaho can expect to make between $21,000 and $26,000 (according to BLS.gov) plus benefits, a salary which is close to the national average and variable based upon experience. With growing health care needs, Idaho is a good place to start a career in the health sector as a Certified Nursing Assistant.

Idaho CNA Training

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare oversees Certified Nursing Assistant training in Idaho. Training for CNA's in the state is generally affordable (around $400) and includes 80 hours of classroom training and 40 hours of hands-on clinical training. In addition, it is possible to receive scholarships and funding through both colleges and clinics offering training.

Certified Nursing Assistant License in Idaho

CNA licenses in the State of Idaho are issued after taking an exam from D & S Diversified Technologies, LLP . The test costs $30 and is comprised of a written or oral exam. Training facilities are responsible for the clinical skills examination portion of the test. Licenses must be renewed every two years.

CNA Courses in Idaho

Certified Nursing Assistant courses are available through colleges, universities, and private institutions in Idaho. A local nursing home or community college will have information on where there are courses in your area.



Idaho Campus Schools:
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Carrington College
Campus Locations:   Boise
Programs: Medical Assisting , Pharmacy Technology , Practical Nursing , more...


Milan Institute
Campus Locations:   Nampa
Programs: Medical Assisting , Pharmacy Technician , Administrative Medical Assistant , more...


Broadview University
Campus Locations:   Layton | Meridian
Programs: Associate in Applied Science in Medical Administrative Assistant , Diploma in Medical Assistant , Associate in Applied Science in Veterinary Technology , more...


Brown Mackie College system of schools
Campus Locations:   Boise
Programs: Diploma in Medical Assistant , Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology


University of Phoenix
Campus Locations:   Meridian
Programs: Health Management Certificate


Nightingale College
Campus Locations:   Ogden
Programs: Registered Nursing


Roseman University
Campus Locations:   South Jordan
Programs: Accelerated BSN


Stevens-Henager
Campus Locations:   Ogden | Layton | Idaho Falls | More...
Programs: Medical Specialties (AOS) , Respiratory Therapy (AAS) , Respiratory Therapy (BS) , more...



Online Schools:
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Keiser University
Online Programs:   Medical Assisting, AS (Online) , Health Science, BS (Online) , Health Services Administration, BA (Online Only) , more...


Allied Schools
Online Programs:   Pharmacy Technician Program , Medical Coding , Medical Billing


Allied Health Institute
Online Programs:   Medical Assistant , Medical Office Assistant , Medical Coding Specialist


Ashworth College
Online Programs:   Medical Office Assisting , Pharmacy Technician , Administrative Assistant , more...


Penn Foster Schools
Online Programs:   Pharmacy Technician , Medical Coding and Billing , Administrative Assistant , more...


Walden University
Online Programs:   B.S. in Health Studies - Health Management , B.S. in Health Studies - Health Communication , B.S. in Health Studies - Self-Designed , more...


Liberty University
Online Programs:   Undergraduate Certificate in Health Sciences , AA: Medical Office Assistance , MA Human Services: Health & Wellness , more...


Keiser University Graduate School
Online Programs:   Doctor of Health Science (Online) , Health Services Management, Graduate Business Certificate


South University, Online Programs
Online Programs:   Specialization in Nurse Educator (MSN) , Allied Health Science (AS) , Doctor of Nurse Practice , more...


Kaplan University
Online Programs:   BS in Heath and Wellness , Associate of Science in Health Science (Military Only) , Veterinary Food Inspection Specialist , more...

 

Idaho Hospitals with CNA Nursing Programs

              366th Medical Group - Mountain Home Air Force Base

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            Bannock Regional Medical Center - Pocatello, Bannock County
            Beacon Hospital - Pocatello, Bannock County
            Beacon Rehabilitation - Pocatello, Bannock County
            Bear Lake Memorial Hospital - Montpelier, Bear Lake County
            Benewah Community Hospital - Saint Maries, Benewah County
            Bingham Memorial Hospital - Blackfoot, Bingham County
            Boise VA Medical Center - Boise, Ada County
            Bonner General Hospital - Sandpoint, Bonner County
            Boundary Community Hospital - Bonners Ferry, Boundary County

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            Caribou Memorial Hospital - Soda Springs, Caribou County
            Cascade Medical Center - Cascade, Valley County
            Cassia Regional Medical Center - Burley, Cassia County
            Clearwater Valley Hospital and Clinics - Orofino, Clearwater County

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            Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center - Idaho Falls, Bonneville County
            Elmore Medical Center - Mountain Home, Elmore County

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            Franklin County Medical Center - Preston, Franklin County

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            Gooding County Memorial Hospital - Gooding, Gooding County
            Gritman Medical Center - Moscow, Latah County

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            Harms Memorial Hospital - American Falls, Power County

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            Idaho Elks Rehabilitation Hospital - Boise, Ada County
            Idaho Falls Recovery Center - Idaho Falls, Bonneville County
            Idaho Falls Surgical Center - Idaho Falls, Bonneville County
            Intermountain Hospital - Boise, Ada County

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            Kootenai Medical Center - Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County

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            Lost Rivers Medical Center - Arco, Butte County

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            Madison Memorial Hospital - Rexburg, Madison County
            Magic Valley Regional Medical Center - Twin Falls, Twin Falls County
            Mercy Medical Center - Nampa, Canyon County
            Minidoka Memorial Hospital - Rupert, Minidoka County

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            Oneida County Hospital - Malad, Oneida County

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            Portneuf Medical Center - Pocatello, Bannock County

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            Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Benedict's Family Medical Center - Jerome, Jerome County
            Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center - Lewiston, Nez Perce County
            Saint Luke's Boise Regional Medical Center - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Children's Hospital - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Family Health - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Health System
            Saint Luke's Boise Regional Medical Center - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Children's Hospital - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Family Health - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Idaho Elks Rehabilitation Center - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Magic Valley Regional Medical Center - Twin Falls, Twin Falls County
            Saint Luke's Meridian Medical Center - Meridian, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute - Nampa, Canyon County
            Saint Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute - Twin Falls, Twin Falls County
            Saint Luke's Regional Medical Center - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Wood River Medical Center - Ketchum, Blaine County
            Saint Luke's Idaho Elks Rehabilitation Center - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Magic Valley Regional Medical Center - Twin Falls, Twin Falls County
            Saint Luke's Meridian Medical Center - Meridian, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute - Boise, Ada County
            Saint Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute - Nampa, Canyon County
            Saint Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute - Twin Falls, Twin Falls County
            Saint Luke's Wood River Medical Center - Ketchum, Blaine County
            Saint Mary's Hospital & Clinics - Cottonwood County
            Shoshone Medical Center - Kellogg, Shoshone County
            State Hospital North - Orofino, Clearwater County
            State Hospital South - Blackfoot, Bingham County
            Steele Memorial Medical Center - Salmon, Lemhi County
            SunHealth Behavioral Health System - Boise, Ada County
            Syringa General Hospital - Grangeville County

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            Teton Valley Hospital & Surgicenter - Driggs, Teton County
            Treasure Valley Hospital - Boise, Ada County

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            Walter Knox Memorial Hospital - Emmett, Gem County
            Weiser Memorial Hospital - Weiser, Washington County
            West Valley Medical Center - Caldwell, Canyon County

 

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