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Medication Aide

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ClassGraphic The medication aide course consists of the 6-hour Prepare to Care Core education which takes place on 2/4 and 2/6/2020 10 AM-1 PM (Please indicate both classes when registration), 48 hours of classroom work, 10-20 hours of clinical at the work place supervised by Iowa RN, and the state final written exam with 80% or better score.  The purpose of this course is to prepare individuals to safely administer nonparenteral medications in agencies/facilities licensed by DIA. The emphasis is on safe administration and students are provided with classroom, laboratory and clinical experiences to assist in achieving the course competencies. 

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Class Details

14 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Tue, Thu.  
  Weekly - Tue, Thu.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Iowa Valley Continuing Education
  Marshalltown Community College (MCC).

Instructor : Leanne Kruse, APRN 



Please read:  Course Pre-requisites include: the student must be drug free, working in an agency/facility licensed by DIA. If employed in a certified nursing facility you must be employed for at least 6 months and be sponsored by the facility. If employed in a residential or related type of agency licensed by DIA you must provide a letter of recommendation from the administrator in the facility in which you are employed. All pre-requisites must accompany the registration. This class includes the state exam. State exam will be 04/23/20 10AM - 1PM. : Prepare to Care Core class 2/4 & 2/6/20.



Registration Closes On
Monday, February 10, 2020 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 03/10/2020, 03/12/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/11/2020 - 3/19/2020 Weekly - Tue, Thu 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Marshalltown, Iowa Valley Continuing Education  Map, Room: 616 Nurse Aide Lab Leanne Kruse, APRN 
3/24/2020 - 4/2/2020 Weekly - Tue, Thu 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Marshalltown, Marshalltown Community College (MCC)  Map, Room: 537 Nursing Leanne Kruse, APRN 

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