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Program Name: Certified Medication Aide
Provider Name: Moe Shea Corporation - Bordentown Location - PVS
CIP Name: Medication Aide (512603)

Description of the Program

This program is for an already Certified Nursing Assistant or Certified Homemaker Home Health Aide to become certified through the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services to be qualified to assist residents to take their medication. The CMA administers medications in Assisted-Living Residences, Comprehensive Personal Care Homes and Assisted Living Programs. Becoming a CMA is a logical step in the health care career ladder for the CNA, PCA and HHHA. The program allows the candidate to prepare for certification to assist in administration of medications in the assisted living setting.

Description of Unique Features Of The Program:

This is an excellent opportunity for the experienced health care provider to add skills and increase employment opportunities. All of our graduates are placed in the Assisted Living facilities. This is also an excellent skills learning opportunity for students who want to become nurses or Pharmacy Technicians.

Special Features:

 WIA Eligible: yes
 Child Care Offered On Site: no
 Assistance In Obtaining Child Care: no
 Wheelchair Accessible: no
 Career Counseling Available: yes
 Customized Training Services Provider: yes
 Distance Learning Services Provider: no
 Spanish Spoken By Staff: no
 Other Languages Spoken By Staff: no
 Evening Courses: yes
 Financial Aid Assistance Available: no
 Linked to 1-stop system: yes
 Personal on-site job placement assistance: yes
 Access to America's Job Bank: yes

Program Cost & Basic Information:

Total Cost Of Program: $708.00
 
Pre-requisites For Admission: CNA or CHHHA holder
Total Clock Hours: 40 hours
Total Credit Hours: 0 hours
Calendar length of program: 4-11 weeks
 
Licensing Agency: Dept. of Labor & Workforce Dev. Private Vocational
Type Of Training Provider: Private Business and Technical Schools

Individual To Contact For More Program Information:

Contact: R. Tunde Azeez
Phone: (609) 324-9911   Ext: