68 Hour Med Tech
Our Google Classroom course provides students with flexibility. This is a three week course. Utilize your tablet, smart phone, desktop, or laptop to complete the course. Google Meet Q&A sessions occur Tuesday and Friday of each each week. These sessions are to ensure knowledge of work completed but also to answer any questions concerning work assigned. Q&A sessions are recorded for students review. Clinical consist of 3, 8 hour day shifts at Saint Francis Home, Magnolias of Chesterfield, or both facilities.
There are 68 hours of training, consisting of 48 hours of classroom training and 20 hours of clinical training in various assisted living facilities, to assist in Medication Management and Administration in assisted living facilities.
The cost includes the e-textbook and all classroom materials.
Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course.
Not Included: - Students will be eligible to apply to Virginia Board of Nursing ($50) and the examination at PSI ($70) to become a Registered Medication Aide (RMA).
DAY 1: ON THE FIRST MONDAY OF CLASS, STUDENTS ARE ASKED TO VISIT THE NEXT LEVEL HEALTH CARE OPTIONS OFFICE BETWEEN 10am-11am or 4:30pm-5:30pm RECEIVE COURSE BOOK, TAKE PICTURE (IDENTIFICATION BADGE), AND RECEIVE SCRUBS TO BE WORN DURING CLINICAL.
Students will receive course documentation and medication aide text book e-book (physical copy available to rent or $15) to assist for studying for the state board exam. Rented text book must be returned at the end of the course. If text book is not returned students will not receive certification and task records to sit for state board exam.
***If needed tutorial will be conducted to ensure understanding of how to navigate google class room to complete assignments.***
A certificate of completion from one of the following
Virginia Department of Social Services approved 40hr Direct Patient Care certificate
Virginia Medicaid approved 40hr Personal Care Assistant certificate
Virginia Board of Nursing approved 120hr Nurse Aide certificate
Current PPD (TB) Test or Chest X-Ray ($25 to $45)
Current Criminal Background Check from the Virginia State Police or we can conduct background check onsite ($20).
**Please understand that an applicant who meets all requirements is not guaranteed admission into the program.**
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