68 HOUR REGISTERED MEDICATION AIDE TRAINING
The Medication Aide Program is designed to prepare Nurse Aides and students for administration of medicines under supervision and guidance of a Licensed Nurse in the Assisted Living Facility. . The students are prepared to meet the requirements necessary to pass the State Exam and become a REGISTERED Medication Aide in the State of Virginia.
- Procedures for preparation and administration of medicationShow how different medications affect the systems in the body, storage and safeguarding of medications
- Use of reference material
- Documentation of medications on the medication administration record
- Responsibilities and liabilities associated with the administration and safeguarding of medication
- Diabetes management