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Medication Aide

Health, Wellness and Safety

This course is designed to prepare the student to meet the requirements of the Medication Aide Act and the responsibilities of the medication aide in an assisted living facility and/or 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. Upon completion of this course, the student is eligible to take the state administered written exam. After successfully passing this examination and completing the application procedure, the student's name will be placed on the medication aide registry at the Nebraska Health and Human Services Regulation and Licensure, Credentialing Division. The book is located in the Norfolk campus bookstore, 402-844-7140. **More specific class information may be listed in "Take This Class".** Financial assistance is available through the Community College GAP Assistance Program for students meeting income guidelines. For more information, call 402-844-7245.

Upcoming Classes

Course Date Time Day(s) Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 1120
15870
8/22/2022 10/10/2022 4:30 PM 9:30 PM M------ Norfolk
Arlo Wirth 103
L. Moeller $384.00
HLTH 1120
15252
8/23/2022 12/13/2022 2:00 PM 3:30 PM -T-R--- Norfolk
Arlo Wirth 103
G. Hupp $384.00
HLTH 1120
15255
9/21/2022 10/19/2022 4:30 PM 8:30 PM --W---- West Point
Extended Campus 209
G. Hupp $384.00
HLTH 1120
15852
10/18/2022 10/31/2022 3:30 PM 7:30 PM MTWRF-- O'Neill
Extended Campus 105
K. Hoffman $384.00
HLTH 1120
15869
10/31/2022 12/12/2022 4:30 PM 9:30 PM M------ Norfolk
Arlo Wirth 103
L. Moeller $384.00

Classes are being added all the time. Check back soon for more classes!