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Certified Nursing Assistant Medications

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide. 513902

Description

The purpose of this course is to teach experienced certified nursing assistants to administer selected non-injectable medications to patients who are 14 years of age and older. This complex nursing task is to be performed under the direct on-site supervision of a licensed nurse only in long-term care nursing facilities and state mental health institutions.
This standardized medication course will provide the basis of understanding needed for the certified nursing assistant (CNA) to administer medications accurately and safely.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

12

Hours

120

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Merrymeeting Adult Education

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

Merrymeeting Adult Ed

Local WIB

4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4

Name of Credential

Certified Nursing Assistant - Medications

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

scholarships

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

In-State/District Tuition

$999.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$999.00

Demand Occupation(s)

25-1072.00Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
$14.59 per hour
Required Certification: CNA-M

Provider Status

Approved

Address

35 Republic Avenue, Topsham, Maine 04086

Phone Number

(207) 729-7323

Web Address

http://www.merrymeeting.org

Last Updated

Apr 28, 2021

Created

Jul 12, 2019