Currently employed Geriatric Nursing Assistants may safely prepare, administer and chart routine medicines.
AHE-588 Medicine Aide Training
View current course offerings. Not all courses are offered in every schedule.
Eligible to become a Certified Medicine Aide by the Maryland Board of Nursing
College placement tests for reading and math minimum 1 year full time employment as a GNA; letter of recommendation from the Director of Nursing at their place of employment; current, active CNA/GNA certification.
This course requires study time outside class and includes tests which the student must pass prior to starting the clinical experience. Must have negative TB test/Chest Xray within the last year, Hepatitis immunity or waiver.
AHE-042 and AHE-580 Certified Nursing Assistant training
$13-$15 per hour
*Unless noted, cost does not include any required textbooks, applicable licensing fees, background check fees, testing fees, etc.**Wages are based on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and are estimates only.