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Certified Medication Aide

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Fulfills requirements for individuals to administer non-parenteral medication in long-term care and RCF facilities (15 beds and larger). A 10- to 20-hour practicum will be completed in the facility of student's employment under the direction of a registered nurse within six months of beginning class. Must meet State of Iowa prerequisites, including,  If employed in a certified nursing facility, must be employed for at least six months by the facility, must be eligible on the Iowa Nurse Aide Registry and facility administrator must recommend the student for the course. If employed in a residential or related type of agency licensed by DIA, the student required to provide a recommendation from the administrator in the facility where employed. All students must identify the RN who will be supervising their practicum. Textbooks are included in the class fee. 

Sponsorship/Recommendation Form 
Frequently Asked Questions

Class Details

10 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Tue.  
  Weekly - Tue.  
  Weekly - Fri.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Main Campus - Buchanan Hall
  Off Campus.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Melissa Smith  2.- Company Provided 

CEUs : 6



Please read:  The Sponsorship/Recommendation Form must be sent back to prior to registration. Due to COVID 19 we are moving this class to a hybrid format. The lecture will be taught online. Please contact Brenda with further questions.



Registration Closes On
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/9/2020 - 7/28/2020 Weekly - Tue 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM Waterloo, Main Campus - Buchanan Hall  Map, Room: 106 Melissa Smith 
8/4/2020 - 8/4/2020 Weekly - Tue 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM Waterloo, Main Campus - Buchanan Hall  Map, Room: 106 Melissa Smith 
9/4/2020 - 9/4/2020 Weekly - Fri 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM NA, Off Campus  Map, Room: Classroom-General - Company Provided