Our Caregivers

MH Nursing, Serving Wake County, NC  MH Nursing Service takes extensive measures to provide the best certified nursing aides and qualified companions in the area. For both certified nursing aides and qualified companion, each prospective employee is given a competency test and must score 80% or higher, and must complete a SBA criminal check. Annual CPR certification and additional training is also required. All employees are insured and bonded by MH Nursing Service, which is annually reviewed and licensed by The Division of North Carolina Health Services Regulations.

Below are specific credentials and requirements for Certified Nursing Aides and Companions:

MH Nursing Service, Serving Wake County, NC

Certified Nursing Aides

• Complete training through authorized accredited facilities for certified nursing aides.
• Registered with the North Carolina Nursing Aide Registry, with a current license by meeting the state requirements as a nursing aide.
• Maintaining current continuing education training through courses on transfers, lifting, and blood borne pathogens among others.
• Minimum of 1-year experience prior to employment with MH Nursing Service.
• 80% or higher score on Agency Competency Test.
• CPR Certified.
• A clean record of reports through the North Carolina Board of Nursing, which can be validated through a state registry.

Companion Care

• 2 years of experience of caring for the elderly.
• 80% or higher score on Agency Competency Test.
•Valid and current references.

In addition to screening and maintaining these credentials, MH Nursing Service employees are frequently evaluated throughout the year. Maintaining an open communication between families and their caregivers is one of the qualities that sets MH Nursing Service apart.

References available upon request. Contact MH Nursing Service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at (919) 231-6332.