Certified Residential Medication Aid
with Jennifer Courtois, RN, DNS
CRMAs are in high demand in this area!
Receive standardized training for professionals working in state-certified residential care homes. State of Maine regulations, standard residential facility policies, basic anatomy and physiology are covered. Discuss the many aspects of common medications, side effects and client response to side effects. Learn safe administration procedures, practice taking vital signs, transcribing physician orders and documenting procedures on the Medication Administration Record in accordance with Maine’s regulations governing residential facilities. Students are required to complete a Clinical Medication Administration of three medication passes for three different residents with 100% accuracy. Full certification/medication pass awarded on successful completion with 40 hours attendance, no exceptions. Course fee is nonrefundable.
Required: The Pill Book ISBN# 9780553593563 (approx. $7, available at Walmart) and 2-3" 3-ring binder.
Note: Participants must be 18 or older. No high school credential or background check required. Payment plans available for qualified applicants. $100 fee, for medication pass, payable to instructor at the time of the test (to be scheduled between instructor and student).
Jennifer Courtois, RN, has 40 years of nursing experience, from hospital, home health, diabetes & community education and 10+ years teaching CNA, PSS & CRMA in both the classroom & clinical areas.
Apr 21 - May 19th, 2018
Sat for 5 weeks from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
207 282 3846
80 Common St
Saco, ME 04072 Get directions
Room: Rm 2