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Medication Aide

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Successful completion of PVCC’s Medication Aide Training Program meets the requirements of the Virginia Board of Nursing for a student to be eligible to sit for the state exam to become a Registered Medication Aide (RMA). This program will cover topics such as legal and ethical issues; preparing for safe administration of medication; introduction to pharmacology; administration of prepared instillations and treatments (oral medications, eye, ear, nose etc.); documentation, storage, and disposal of medications; special issues in medication administration; and insulin administration. Students will be required to have 100% attendance in both class and clinical, provide a copy of their active, unrestricted Virginia CNA certificate, and submit a background check, drug screen, and PPD (negative TB testing) prior to start of class.
 
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Class Details

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

Location : Jefferson School Center Location : 
  Jefferson School Center.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.JoAnna Collins  2.Jennifer Gaines 

CEUs : 7.4

 

Notice

Please read:  Class meets during the day on Tuesdays and Fridays for 7 weeks. Orientation for this class is being held on Tuesday, February 13th from 10:00am - 11:00am in room 127 at the PVCC Jefferson School. If you are interested in taking this class, you must sign up for this orientation. Please contact PVCC Workforce Services at (434) 961-5354, to sign up.

Tuition: 

$1,101.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
3/6/2018 - 3/30/2018 Weekly - Tue, Fri 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Charlottesville, Jefferson School Center  Map, Room: 125 Jennifer Gaines  ; JoAnna Collins 
4/3/2018 - 4/10/2018 Weekly - Tue 6:45 AM - 1:00 PM Charlottesville, Jefferson School Center  Map, Room: 125 Jennifer Gaines 
4/6/2018 - 4/13/2018 Weekly - Fri 6:45 AM - 2:30 PM Charlottesville, Jefferson School Center  Map, Room: 125 Jennifer Gaines 
4/17/2018 - 4/17/2018 Weekly - Tue 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Charlottesville, Jefferson School Center  Map, Room: 125 Jennifer Gaines 
4/20/2018 - 4/20/2018 Weekly - Fri 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM Charlottesville, Jefferson School Center  Map, Room: 125 Jennifer Gaines