HCC to offer medication aide class

By Haywood Community College | Oct 10, 2016

CLYDE — Haywood Community College’s Workforce Continuing Education Department will offer a medication aide class from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 18-20.

“A certified medication aide is a certified nursing assistant (CNA) that has completed additional classroom training to be certified to dispense medication to patients," said Sandy Fischer, HCC Allied Health coordinator. "The medication aide is a stepping stone on the professional healthcare ladder.”

Prerequisites for this class are a high school diploma or GED and current listing on the N.C. Nurse Aide I Registry. The fee for the course is $80.

For more information, call 565-4145 or email sfischer@haywood.edu.