Video Feedback from an Instructor in Numine, PA

From Tamara Cessna, Numine, PA: “Thank you so much for providing this learning tool! I’ve reviewed several of the videos and they demonstrate the steps clearly and accurately. I’ve been a nurse aide trainer for more than eight years and, as most instructors are, I’m very particular about teaching the students the skills. These skills …

Hartman’s New Skills Videos are Here!

We have created 23 new videos that are now available for your use. Deciding to produce these videos and to focus on the skills most often tested on the certification exam was the result of hundreds of conversations with instructors and program directors last fall. Each video contains an introduction to the skill or topic, …

ESL Students Having Success with Our Textbook

A customer in CO called to report that our textbook (Hartman’s Nursing Assistant Care: Long-Term Care, 3e) is working well for her. She has a student from Kenya and one from Ethiopia in her nurse aide class and was concerned that learning from our English-language textbook might prove to be too difficult. Her worries were …

Pass Rates in Vermont

A customer in Vermont who is using two of Hartman’s textbooks (Hartman’s Nursing Assistant Care: The Basics for a PCA program and Hartman’s Nursing Assistant Care: Long-Term Care for a LNA program) called to let me know that she has a 100% pass rate. The instructor mentioned that integrating her real-life experiences with our concise …

Some of the People in Our Textbook Photos

We receive some nice comments about the pictures in our textbooks from time to time. When we hear these, we like to let people know that many of our photos include Hartman employees, their family members, and even the owner! In our most recently updated textbook, Nursing Assisting: A Foundation in Caregiving, you can find …

AZ Customer Loves Hartman’s Crosswalks (Matching Your State’s Required Curriculum to the Pages in Our Textbooks)

A customer in Arizona called to let me know that not only does she love our textbooks for her CNA and Assisted Living Caregiver programs, but she is very grateful that we offer what we call “crosswalks.” These handy documents list each state’s required curriculum for training, and the corresponding page numbers from our textbooks …

Secrets to Successful Pass Rates

For the past several weeks, I have been calling CNA and HHA programs across the country that have high pass rates to ask them to share their secrets to success. The following are the most popular answers: Emphasis on the importance of caregivers. Many instructors discussed the importance of instilling pride in their students of …