Medication Aide

Nursing assistant giving medication to a patientThis program is designed to prepare the participant to meet the requirements of the Medication Aide Act and to assume the role and responsibilities of a Medication Aide. The training is intended for the Medication Aide in an assisted living facility, nursing facility, or intermediate care facility for the mentally retarded. It may also be used to train Medication Aides in other settings. The Medication Aide training program covers the basic preparation for administration of medications by unlicensed persons in a skilled nursing facility setting.

Requirements for Enrollment for this course offered at Chosen Healthcare:

  • Must be 18 years or older at the time of enrollment
  • Graduated High School Transcript/GED Transcript or Graduated College Transcript (ALL TRANSCRIPTS MUST BE HAND DELIVERED TO THE SCHOOL LOCATION. NO EXCEPTIONS!!!!!)
  • Drivers license or Government issued Identification
  • Social Security Card (Non-Laminated)
  • Copy of current C.N.A. I Registry (C.N.A. I Registry can be verified and printed off here)

*Need to have these requirements above on hand before registering for this course. NO EXCEPTIONS!!!

  • Completed Application (after paying at least half or the full tuition payment)
  • Physical Exam: Need to have this on hand before the start of class. NO EXCEPTIONS!!! (Had to been done within one (1) calendar year)
  • Criminal Background Check (can be completed at Chosen Health Care Institute for $20) Had to been done within one (1) calendar year
  • TB test (can be completed at Chosen Health Care Institute for $25) Had to been done within one (1) calendar year

Duration of the class: 1 week

Course Hours: 24 Class Hours: 18 Lab Hours: 6

Cost: $250.00 (**Applicant Must pay either half (1/2) or the Full Tuition Payment**)

Textbook: $35.00

For Payments $0.01 – $99.99, we accept Cash or Money Order. For Payments $100.00 or more, we accept Money Order Only.

*For information about payment plan, click here and search “Payment Plan Policy”.

Class Schedule for 2021:Monday – Friday (9:00 am – 2:30 pm)
Feb. 8th – Feb. 12th
Mar. 15th – Mar. 19th
Apr. 19th – Apr. 23rd
May 24th – May 28th
Jun. 28th – Jul. 2nd
Oct. 11th – Oct. 15th

*Please call and check for availability of classes before starting the registration process!!!!!!

If Registered for this course, the deadline to confirm attending this course is  one (1) week prior to the start of the course. Information on when and how to confirm attendance of this course will be given at the school location and after registration for this course.

DEADLINE TO REGISTER FOR THIS COURSE IS THE THURSDAY BEFORE THE COURSE START DATE!!!!!

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT IN ORDER TO PAY ANY AMOUNT THAT IS DIFFERENT THEN WHAT IS LISTED HERE INCLUDING THE REGISTRATION FEE AS FAR AS TUITION IS CONCERNED, THE AMOUNT WOULD NEED TO BE PAID AT THE OFFICE LOCATION!

Please click the button below to download the Enrollment Application:

Download Application Form
* Class dates, times, Tuition and fees, and other materials are subject to change without prior Notice.