The Nurse Aide plays an important role of the healthcare team. The Nurse Aide provides direct patient care, emotional and physical support for the residents and resident’s family members. Nurse Aides assist residents with their activities of daily living (ADL’s) which includes:
• Vital Signs
The course will cover basic nursing skills, personal care skills, social service needs, mental health, basic restorative services, residents’ rights, infection prevention/control, safety/emergency procedures, communication and interpersonal skills.
To qualify to this program you must:
• At least 16 years of age
• Negative TB Test or screening
• Clear Physical
• Pass a Criminal Background Check
• Photo ID and Social Security Care
• Proficiency in English reading, writing, and comprehension at an 8 th grade level
Every student who wants to attend the school must first complete an application with a nonrefundable application fee.
The student must also furnish a copy of their photo ID, and social security card. The student then will be notified by email or phone call confirm admittance into the school.