Nursing Assistant State Exam Prep Program
The Nursing Assistant State Exam Prep program follows the State curriculum requirements for nursing assistant certification. The program prepares students for the certification exam. Once certified, they are ready for an entry-level position in the health care setting. Students gain knowledge and learns skills to care for patients of various age groups during acute and chronic stages of diseases, rehabilitation, as well as how to maintain health during the normal aging process. Included in the program are patients’ rights, patient/personal safety, HIPAA, abuse/domestic violence, Dementia/Alzheimer’s, HIV/AIDS and OSHA/Infection Control. In addition, 21 basic bedside nursing skills are taught by a live instructor. Skills are practiced in the program laboratory equipped with all the same tools used in the State Exam.