Certified Residential Medication Aid Certificate Program
with Jennifer Courtois, RN, DNS
CRMAs are in high demand!
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, their 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. No class 2/23.
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, is payable to the instructor at the time of your scheduled test.
Required: The PDR Pocket Guide to Prescription Pills Book ISBN# 9780553593563 (approx. $10, Amazon or Nonesuch Books), a highlighter and a 1 to 1 1/2-inch 3-ring binder.
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.
Feb 2 - Mar 9th, 2019
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