The nine graduates of the nurse aide training program
began intensive coursework in March and received waivers of tuition and fees through the Career Transition Center for Dislocated Workers, which was announced in January.
* New policy to institute minimum achievement levels for all new nurse aide training program. All programs are required to meet a 60% pass rate for first time candidates taking the examination.
* These rules were revised to align with the Federal OBRA requirements for nurse aide training programs.
"In our nurse aide training program
, we focus on the needs and disorders of the elderly and the total care of that population," O'Connor explains.
For example, if the facility has deficiencies in infection control, review the infection control unit in the facility's in-service nurse aide training program
Her duties included administering CNCC's Nurse Aide Training Program
. In 1999, CNCC lost its certification to operate a Nurse Aide Training Program
Other programs that address major needs in the medical field are the Nurse Aide Training Program
and the Medical Assisting Program (which trains front and back doctor's office staff).
This certification, while valuable for assessing basic skill levels, does not replace the mandatory 75-hour Kentucky nurse aide training program
or any other state certification programs.