Medication Administration

Medication Administration is a 140-hour course that provides instruction in the procedures for preparation and administration of designated medications and associated responsibilities for non-licensed assistive nursing personnel employed in health care agencies licensed by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services.

Registration in and successful completion of this course do not guarantee that you will be issued or eligible for a state Medication Aide permit. In addition, you must:

  • Meet certain state requirements
  • File certain information with and be approved by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
  • Successfully complete an examination administered by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services.
Meeting the requirements of the Department of Aging and Disability Services is your responsibility.
  • This program is eligible for financial aid
  • Reading and basic math tests are required for entry. Please call for test date three months before class starts

For more information on state requirements, see the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services.

Courses

  • NURA-1013 Medication Administration
  • NURA-1041 Medication Administration Update

 

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  1. Go to WebAdvisor in your Web browser
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  3. Select a Continuing Education Term option

Learn how to register.

 

Contact

Trinity River Campus Continuing Education Services
817-515-1071

 

 

Updated July 31, 2014

 

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