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Fresh Start Healthcare, LLC



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40-Hour PCA (Personal Care Aide) - Days

$350

with Sara Otey, LPN

Calendar May 20, 2019 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

Location: 
To be determined...

Dates: May 20th - May 24th; Mon-Tue-Wed-Thu-Fri x1 week

Times: 8:30am - 4:30pm

The 40hr Personal Care Aide program meets Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) curriculum for Home Health and Hospice and is also accepted by Virginia Department of Social Services for 'direct patient care staff' in licensed assisted living facilities.

The course content instructs participant in assisting residents with activities of daily living, patient transfers, nutrition, oral & personal hygiene with hands-on training.

The cost includes all supplies and the textbook for this class.

Certificate will be provided within 14 business days upon successful completion of course. DO NOT COUNT WEEKENDS OR HOLIDAYS.

Prerequisites: None

Class Duration: Usually 5-Days (possibly 10hr, 4-Day classes offered occasionally, check the class schedule listed)

Employment Opportunities: Assisted Living, Adult Day Care, Private Duty, Personal Companion, Home Health, Hospice

Payment plan available: $175 deposit plus 2 payments of $87.50, paid every two weeks
4hr Medication Aide Refresher - Morning
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4hr Medication Aide Refresher - Morning

$75

with Sara Otey, LPN

Calendar Apr 26, 2019 at 9 am

Location:
Chestnut Grove Assisted Living
9010 Woodman Rd
Henrico, VA 23228
(Near Parham Rd)

Required annual continuing education for  Registered  Medication  Aides  (68hr  –  Assisted  Living)  and  required every 3 years for non-registered  Medication  Technicians  (32hr  Medication Technicians in  Adult  Day  Cares,  Adolescent  Group  Homes,  Correctional  Facilities). 

Topics covered include but are not limited to updates on regulations,  medication administration, insulin administration, patient safety, facility-specific topics. 

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course. 

Pre-requisites: Registered Medication Aide (RMA), Medication Aide

Class Duration: 4 hours

Certification Years: 1

4hr Medication Aide Refresher - Morning

$75

with Subject to change LPN/RN only

Calendar May 31, 2019 at 9 am

Location:
To be determined..

Required annual continuing education for  Registered  Medication  Aides  (68hr – Assisted  Living)  and  required every 3 years for non-registered  Medication  Technicians  (32hr  Medication Technicians in  Adult  Day  Cares,  Adolescent  Group  Homes,  Correctional  Facilities). 

Topics covered include but are not limited to updates on regulations,  medication administration, insulin administration, patient safety, facility-specific topics. 

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course. 

Pre-requisites: Registered Medication Aide (RMA), Medication Aide

Class Duration: 4 hours

Certification Years: 1

4hr Medication Aide Refresher - Morning

$75

with Subject to change LPN/RN only

Calendar Jun 28, 2019 at 9 am

Location:
To be determined..

Required annual continuing education for  Registered  Medication  Aides  (68hr – Assisted  Living)  and  required every 3 years for non-registered  Medication  Technicians  (32hr  Medication Technicians in  Adult  Day  Cares,  Adolescent  Group  Homes,  Correctional  Facilities). 

Topics covered include but are not limited to updates on regulations,  medication administration, insulin administration, patient safety, facility-specific topics. 

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course. 

Pre-requisites: Registered Medication Aide (RMA), Medication Aide

Class Duration: 4 hours

Certification Years: 1

4hr Medication Aide Refresher - Morning

$75

with Subject to change LPN/RN only

Calendar Aug 2, 2019 at 9 am

Location:
To be determined..

Required annual continuing education for  Registered  Medication  Aides  (68hr – Assisted  Living)  and  required every 3 years for non-registered  Medication  Technicians  (32hr  Medication Technicians in  Adult  Day  Cares,  Adolescent  Group  Homes,  Correctional  Facilities). 

Topics covered include but are not limited to updates on regulations,  medication administration, insulin administration, patient safety, facility-specific topics. 

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course. 

Pre-requisites: Registered Medication Aide (RMA), Medication Aide

Class Duration: 4 hours

Certification Years: 1

4hr Medication Aide Refresher - Morning

$75

with Subject to change LPN/RN only

Calendar Aug 30, 2019 at 9 am

Location:
To be determined..

Required annual continuing education for  Registered  Medication  Aides  (68hr – Assisted  Living)  and  required every 3 years for non-registered  Medication  Technicians  (32hr  Medication Technicians in  Adult  Day  Cares,  Adolescent  Group  Homes,  Correctional  Facilities). 

Topics covered include but are not limited to updates on regulations,  medication administration, insulin administration, patient safety, facility-specific topics. 

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course. 

Pre-requisites: Registered Medication Aide (RMA), Medication Aide

Class Duration: 4 hours

Certification Years: 1

68hr Medication Aide - Days

$500

with Subject to change LPN/RN only

Calendar May 28, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 2 weeks

Spring Special: $500 (Regularly $600)

Location:
To be determined..

Dates: May 28th - June 7th
Tue-Wed-Thu-Fri (1st week)
Mon-Tue-Wed-Thu-Fri (2nd week)

Times: 9:00am - 5:00pm

The 68hr Medication Administration Course is a Virginia Board of Nursing approved program. The course instructs participant how to administer & assist resident in self-administering medications, including blood sugar checks & insulin injections, in the assisted living environment.

There are 68 hours of training, consisting of 48 hours of classroom training and 20 hours of clinical training in various assisted living facilities, to assist in Medication Management and Administration in assisted living facilities.

The cost includes the textbook and all classroom materials. 

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course.

Not Included: Students will be eligible to apply to Virginia Board of Nursing ($50) and the examination at PSI ($70) to become a Registered Medication Aide (RMA).

Students will also receive a complimentary "4hr Medication Aide Refresher Class" within 60 days of completion of the course as a review prior to taking their Virginia Board of Nursing Medication Aide competency test.

Prerequisites: A certificate of completion from one of the following:

  • Virginia Department of Social Services approved 40hr Direct Patient Care program
  • Virginia Medicaid approved 40hr Personal Care Assistant certificate
  • Virginia Board of Nursing approved Nurse Aide certificate

Additional Requirements:

  • Current PPD (TB) Test or Chest X-Ray ($25 to $45)
  • Current Criminal Background Check from the Virginia State Police ($15 or more)
  • Wrist watch with a sweep second hand (inexpensive - $10 to $20)
  • Scrubs - preferably black
  • Black shoes & black socks
    **Must be vinyl or leather (leak-proof) & be closed top, toe & back
    **No canvas or slip-ons, mules, clogs, lace-ups, etc...
  • Virginia Board of Nursing Application ($50) and PSI Examination ($70)
Payment plan available: $200 deposit plus 6 payments of $50.00, paid weekly

68hr Medication Aide - Days

$500

with Subject to change LPN/RN only

Calendar Jun 24, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 2 weeks

Summer Special: $500 (Regularly $600)

Location:
To be determined..

Dates: June 24th - July 5th; Mon-Tue-Wed-Thu-Fri x2 weeks
**No class July 4th**

Times: 9:00am - 5:00pm

The 68hr Medication Administration Course is a Virginia Board of Nursing approved program. The course instructs participant how to administer & assist resident in self-administering medications, including blood sugar checks & insulin injections, in the assisted living environment.

There are 68 hours of training, consisting of 48 hours of classroom training and 20 hours of clinical training in various assisted living facilities, to assist in Medication Management and Administration in assisted living facilities.

The cost includes the textbook and all classroom materials. 

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course.

Not Included: Students will be eligible to apply to Virginia Board of Nursing ($50) and the examination at PSI ($70) to become a Registered Medication Aide (RMA).

Students will also receive a complimentary "4hr Medication Aide Refresher Class" within 60 days of completion of the course as a review prior to taking their Virginia Board of Nursing Medication Aide competency test.

Prerequisites: A certificate of completion from one of the following:

  • Virginia Department of Social Services approved 40hr Direct Patient Care program
  • Virginia Medicaid approved 40hr Personal Care Assistant certificate
  • Virginia Board of Nursing approved Nurse Aide certificate

Additional Requirements:

  • Current PPD (TB) Test or Chest X-Ray ($25 to $45)
  • Current Criminal Background Check from the Virginia State Police ($15 or more)
  • Wrist watch with a sweep second hand (inexpensive - $10 to $20)
  • Scrubs - preferably black
  • Black shoes & black socks
    **Must be vinyl or leather (leak-proof) & be closed top, toe & back
    **No canvas or slip-ons, mules, clogs, lace-ups, etc...
  • Virginia Board of Nursing Application ($50) and PSI Examination ($70)
Payment plan available: $200 deposit plus 5 payments of $60.00, paid every two weeks




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