Academic Programs

Medication Aide

Certificate
Program Description
Sioux City Campus

This course is designed to train nursing assistants and residential attendants to safely administer non-parenteral medications in long-term care (nursing home) facilities and related areas.

Prerequisite: 1) Employed a minimum of six months in the facility recommending the student, and 2) Current Iowa Nurse Aide Registry status (for use in nursing home setting only).

Required Classes

HSC 173 Nurse Aide Theory...................................................... 3
HSC 174 Nurse Aide Clinical...................................................... 1
HSC 148 Medication Aide.......................................................... 3

Program Total.............................................................. 7

Contacts

Teri Peterson, Program Coordinator, Ext. 1421 Room L309 teri.peterson@witcc.edu
Michael Rohlena MFA, Ext. 3217, Room B110, michael.rohlena@witcc.edu
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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400
800.352.4649
712.274.6400
Email info@witcc.edu
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