I really was passionate about the fact that I could actually talk to someone before they started working as a nurse aide
The Rulemaking Hearing regarding new proposed rules for Medication Aide Authority for Certified Nurse Aides
will be held in late summer, early fall of 2010 to be adopted and effective by January 1, 2011, the required implementation date set forth in the Nurse Aide
The facility administrator should be aware of both of these regulations and be certain that a mechanism exists within the organization that translates identified areas of nurse aide
performance "weakness" into educational activities and subsequent competency evaluation.
The registry also helps protect residents of Michigan's nursing homes, hospitals and other care facilities since potential employers can find out if a nurse aide
has been flagged for resident abuse, neglect or misappropriation of property.
These parents have attended courses at the Lonestar Academy of Allied Health in Bastrop and have received hands-on Lab experience, professional development, CPR for healthcare professionals and have taken and passed the nurse aide
training and competency evaluation programs (NATCEP) State Certification Exam.
Schoeneman is technical director of the Division of Nursing Homes at CMS and has been leading a team responsible for researching the best method of delivering this instruction to nurse aides
The Board has convened a task force of subject matter experts who, over the course of the next year, will gather information and make recommendations to the Board regarding the curriculum for Medication Aide education for nurse aides
, and other requirements for medication aide authority.
A look at the 16th Annual Nurse Aide
Convention and Nurse Aide
Mary McGeough, HCC's nurse aide
coordinator, said the instructors had to add hours to the initial course, develop practice tests and move more slowly through the material than they did with a regular class.
Chapter XI--Rules and Regulations for Approval of Nurse Aide
Vance (R-Cumberland) to require nurse aides
to undergo a criminal background check before taking an abuse-prevention training program.
The newly designed Web site also provides information about consumer protection, credentials and licensure information, nursing education and practice, licensure statistics reports, the Kentucky Nurse Aide
Registry, and laws and regulations related to the nursing profession.