New CNA II in NC, new job! Need advice...

  1. 0 [font="comic sans ms"][color="deepskyblue"]hey y'all!! i am in nc and am a new cna ii. i just got my very first hospital job on a med/surg floor, working three days a week 7a-7p. i am now searching for a good pair of shoes as well as a good bag or tote to take my things i will need as well as an extra pair of clothes. any suggestions? i have a pair of dansko shoes but even in clinicals my feet and back began to hurt and ache after wearing them. also, if you carry a bag to work, what's in your bag?
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    From 'NC'; 44 Years Old; Joined Feb '10; Posts: 27; Likes: 2.

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  4. Visit  CarolinaGirl1112 profile page
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    Hey there, I'm a new CNA I and I just had my clinicals in Raleigh, NC last month. I had bought a pair of New Balance white shoes from Kohl's and at the end of the first day I was the only one whose feet didn't hurt! It definitely pays to get good shoes.
  5. Visit  JennyNurse2B profile page
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    I think that the Skethers Shape Ups are the best shoes. I have bad foot and ankle problems, and with those shoes, I can be on my feet for hours with no pain at all.
  6. Visit  CarolinaGirl1112 profile page
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    Quote from JWalk85
    I think that the Skethers Shape Ups are the best shoes. I have bad foot and ankle problems, and with those shoes, I can be on my feet for hours with no pain at all.
    I had heard great things about those too, then I heard lots of stories about people developing knee problems from them. I guess the only way to know is to try them out!


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