Jul 25, 2024  
Butler Community College 2024-25 Catalog 
    
Butler Community College 2024-25 Catalog

Medication Aide


Program Information

The student must be active in the Kansas Certified Nurse Aide Registry. After successful completion of the course, the student is eligible to take the Kansas Medication Aide State exam which is required to work as Certified Medication Aide. Student must have a current TB skin test, documentation of fully vaccinated COVID-19 status or approved exemption, and current within one year and a statement of good health (physical exam).

COURSE APPROVED FOR KANSAS DEPT FOR AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES (KDADS) CERTIFICATION

Prerequisite

  • Must be a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) in Kansas (active), or completed AH 122  Nurse Aide for Kansas Nursing Homes with a C or better.
  • Student must be 18 years or older by the last day of class to enroll in this course. 
  • Receive a score at a predetermined level on a placement instrument. See an advisor for details.

Additional Costs

Additional lab fees will be assessed to each program course and subject to change

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Kansas State Wide Transfer course (T►)
Milestone Courses - 
Courses are considered essential for progress within a selected Pathway and are indicated by a diamond symbol (♦).
This course is offered online (O)

Contact Information

Janet Schueller
Associate Dean of Nursing and Allied Health
Office: BOE, Bldg 1500, 15242
316.322.3366
nursing@butlercc.edu

Required Courses


Related Courses


Note


*The AH 123-Medication Aide Update course is required every two years for certificate renewal for Continuing Education for the CMA.

Requirement for KDADS Certification