Medication Aide for Long-Term Care Facility
Credential: Medication Aide, NC Medication Aide Registry

24 hour course provides training for a current Nurse Aide to become a qualified Medication Aide. Core course concept is safe medication administration via the oral, topical and instillation routes to residents of long-term nursing facilities. For listing on the North Carolina Medication Aide Registry student must successfully complete the state competency exam.
Prerequisite: Current NA I license with no substantiated findings, High School diploma or High School Equivalency
Costs: Total registration-$70, Textbook-$14.14, state exam-$55
· Attendance for all 24 hours
· 90 or greater on the final written exam
· Current NC Aide certificate, SS Card and current signed government form of ID with photo
Funding assistance may be available through NC Works. Interested persons must apply to the NC Works office in their home county.

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For more information or to register, please contact:
Continuing Education Registration & Records Clerk
Phone: 252-940-6375
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