Medication Aide

Training

2014-2015 academic year

You can take training to serve as a medication aide in an assisted living or nursing facility. Note that not all courses for each program can be offered every semester.

You will need to successfully complete a minimum of 3 Credit Hours.


Required Core Courses

Core 3 Credit Hours

Course NumberCourse NameCredit Hours
HLTH 1120 Medication Aide
This course is designed to prepare the student to assume the role and responsibilities of a Medication Aide working in a nursing facility. This course includes information regarding medication administration, pharmacology rules and regulations, classification of drugs, orders, storage, abbreviations, and an overview of commonly used drugs and documentation.
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Take this classNote to Current Students

We strongly recommend that you review your course schedule with your advisor and consult the college catalog for specific program requirements.