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Adult Health Care-Certified Medication Aide

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Medication Aide. 512603

Description

The Certified Medication aide course (CMA) is a 75 contact hour course that prepares students for the state certification exam. The CMA course is regulated by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. CMA’s administer medications to residents in assisted living centers, hospitals, and long term care facilities. Students who have the desire to become CMA’s must be a certified CNA and have successfully passed the CASAS reading assessment.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

15

Hours

5

Entrance Requirements

Combination of Education and Course(s)

School

Barton County Community College (I)

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

Great Bend/Pawnee/Rush/Russell/Ellsworth/Rice/Staf

Local WIB

1 - Workforce Investment Area I

Type of Attainment:

State Certification

Name of Credential

CMA

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

None – Barton Boost-Incentive

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Kansas Dept of Health & Environment, KBOR

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$75.00

Testing/Exam Fees

$20.00

In-State/District Tuition

$500.00

Other Fees

$20.00 License

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$655.00

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$20.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$635.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$790.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-1131.00Nursing Assistants
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

245 NE 30 Road, Great Bend, Kansas 67530

Phone Number

(620) 792-9332

Fax Number

(620) 786-1180

Last Updated

Sep 01, 2021

Created

Mar 21, 2005