Nurse Aide: Definition & Duties


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What are the primary duties of a nurse aide?

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1. Which is true about a nurse aide?

2. Additional duties that nurse aides can do include _____?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This five-question quiz and worksheet can help you assess how much you know about the job duties and requirements of a nurse aide. The worksheet can be printed with or without an answer key.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be quizzed on the following:

  • Main duties of a nurse aide
  • Key aspect of a nurse aide's job
  • Other tasks that nurse aides can perform
  • What most jobs require of nurse aides
  • Benefits of being a nurse aide

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about nurse aides
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the primary duties of a nurse aide and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what most jobs require of nurse aides

Additional Learning

To take an even closer look at this topic, review the related lesson titled Nurse Aide: Definition & Duties. Here are a few examples of what's included in this lesson:

  • Examples of a nurse aide's day in a nursing home
  • Providing assistance with activities of daily living (ADL)
  • How to become a nurse aide