Nursing Home Medicine Aide Recertification
This course provides current medicine aides with updated information on drug therapies and safe medication administration and meets the Maryland Board of Nursing continuing education requirements for recertification.
Students are required to attend the full 8-hour course (6 hours of lecture and 2 hours of testing) and score a minimum of 80% on the written final exam.
Submission of the CMA Clinical Update Verification form by the student's employer prior to enrollment verifying the following information is required:
1. Practiced as a CNA for 16 hours in the 2 years immediately preceding admission to the CMA Clinical Update.
2. Practiced as a GNA for 8 hours in a licensed nursing home in the 2 years immediately preceding admission to the Clinical Update class.
3. Practiced as a CMA for 100 hours in the 2 years immediately preceding admission to the CMA Clinical Update.
A copy of the CMA Clinical Update Verification form can be found here .
Certificates will not be awarded without successfully completing the course.
Please bring a stethoscope and a drug book to class.
For more information, contact Susan Lee at 240-500-2614 or firstname.lastname@example.org .