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ONSITE 68hr Medication Aide

CLINICALS (24hr) for the 68hr Medication Aide
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CLINICALS (24hr) for the 68hr Medication Aide

Free

with Happie Harris, LPN

Calendar Next session starts Aug 9, 2021 at 9 am

24-hours of Clinicals for the 68hr Medication Aide class...

ONLY for students that have completed and passed the online portion of our 68-hour Medication Aide class.
Call our office with any questions at 804-539-3809


Times: 9am-5pm

PLEASE register and be on time ...
DO NOT REGISTER IF YOU CANNOT BE THERE...
Seats are limited per the Virginia Board of Nursing.

DAY 1 -
One Heart Residential Assisted Living
129 BRIDGE ST.
HIGHLAND SPRINGS, VA 23075

DAY 2 & 3
Madison Home Assisted Living
3212 Chamberlayne Ave
Richmond, Va 23227

 

PLEASE register and be on time ...
DO NOT REGISTER IF YOU CANNOT BE THERE...
Seats are limited per the Virginia Board of Nursing.


STUDENTS not showing up on time will have to CALL OUR OFFICE AND REQUEST to reschedule for the next available clinical slot ... 
804-539-3809 ... Seats are limited

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** Hands-on Skills to be completed "on the job" at an assisted living facility with trained nurse added to Fresh Start Healthcare approved program.

You must ensure the facility is approved or call our office to request an approved facility location before registering for this class.

RICHMOND & SURROUNDING AREA STUDENTS:

*Anyone NOT working in an assisted living facility with an approved instructor on staff MUST contact:
Happie Harris, LPN at 804-485-3589
to attend monthly scheduled Clinical hours.
*Usually the second (2nd) week of each month.

First Come, First Serve ... so call to register ASAP!

Twenty-Four (24) Hours of SKILLS & CLINICAL INSTRUCTION  MUST BE COMPLETED WITHIN 60-days of ONLINE CLASS COMPLETION ... PLEASE BE PROMPT WITH SCHEDULING.

 

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

There are 68 hours of training, consisting of 44 hours of ONLINE training and 24 hours of clinical training in an On-the-Job assisted living facility, to assist in Medication Management and Administration in assisted living facilities.

Certificate and Performance Record will be provided via email within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon completing the course.

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

 

Prerequisites: 
YOU MUST HAVE 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
  • Please click on the following link for 18VAC90-60-60.
  • Requirements for the Program Curriculum:
  • https://law.lis.virginia.gov/admincode/title18/agency90/chapter60/section60/

 

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)
  • NOTE:
    Assisted Living Facility Employer is required to perform PPD (TB) Test and Criminal Background Check for all new hires.




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