Medication Aide Training SP2021

Course Description

This course is designed to meet the training requirements for becoming qualified as a Medication Aide. This course will cover the six rights of medication administration for non-licensed personnel. Topics will include medication administration via the oral, topical and instillation routes, medical asepsis, hand hygiene, terminology, and legal implications.
 
Upon completion, students should be able to take the competency exam and demonstrate skills necessary to qualify for listing on the North Carolina Medication Aide Registry.
 
 
Course Hours:  24 hours total
 
Course Dates: TBA (To Be Announced)
 
Due to short length of the course, there can be no absences, no arriving late or leaving early. Students must attend all four days.
 
Course Cost: $70 plus the cost of the textbook - $33 plus tax ("Medication Administation - A Medication Aide Training Course" to be purchased from MTCC Bookstore and is required on the first day of class).
 
Class size: Limited to the first 10 eligible applicants on a first come basis
 
 
 
Please contact Jane Gouge, RN at jbgouge03@go.mcdowelltech.edu to discuss the verification process and required documents.
 
 
 
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