Certified Residential Medication Aid Certificate Program
with Jennifer Courtois, RN, DNS
CRMAs are in high demand in this area!
This course provides standardized training for professionals working in state-certified residential care homes. State of Maine regulations, standard residential facility policies and basic anatomy and physiology are covered. Discuss common medications, the many uses, common 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 and 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 to enter this program. No high school credential or background check required. Payment plans available for qualified applicants. $100 fee, for medication pass, is payable to the instructor at the time of the test (to be scheduled between instructor and student).
Jennifer Courtois, RN, has 40 years of nursing experience in hospital, home health, diabetes & community education and 10+ years teaching CNA, PSS & CRMA in both the classroom & clinical areas.Code: 30PROF.80.218
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 (Alt Ed)