Nurse Aide Program

Nurse Aid Training Program is to instill in the students a compassion for caring for the elderly and physically infirm to make a positive difference in the daily living of our patients, one person at a time.  This course will teach the basic techniques of caring for patients, impart the knowledge of proper assisting, and instill into the students the nursing fundamentals that will enable them to grow and increase in their knowledge and skills in order to become functioning caregivers in today’s healthcare industry.

Nurse Aide 6 week Program Schedule

 

MONDAY

WEDNESDAY

FRIDAY

WEEK 1

8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon

INTRODUCTION

TOPICS:  Communication, Infection Control, Safe & Emergency Procedures

12-1:00 P.M. LUNCH

1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. – Lecture

8:00 A.M.-12 noon

TOPICS:  Residents’ independence, Residents’ rights

12-1:00 P.M. LUNCH

1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M.- Lecture

8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon

Skills Lab

12:00-12:30 P.M. LUNCH

1:00 P.M.-4: P.M. Clinical Site

WEEK 2

8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon


TOPICS:  Role of NA, Residents’ Rights


TEST #1: (Communications, Infection Control, Safety & Emergency Procedures, Resident’s independence)


12-1:00 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. – Lecture

8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon


TOPICS:  Basic Nursing Skills



VOCABULARY QUIZ

#1





12-1:00 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. – Lecture


8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon

Skills Lab




12:00-12:30 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4: P.M. Clinical Site

WEEK 3

8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon


TOPICS:  Basic Nursing Skills






12-1:00 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. – Lecture

8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon


TOPICS: Mental Health, Cognition, & Social Services


TEST #2: (Basic Nursing Skills)



12-1:00 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. – Lecture


8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon

Skills Lab




12:00-12:30 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4: P.M. Clinical Site

WEEK 4

8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon


TOPICS:  Personal Care and ADLs


VOCABULARY QUIZ

#2


12-1:00 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. – Lecture

8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon


TOPICS:  Basic Restorative Services


TEST #3: (Mental Health, Cognition, & Social Services)


12-1:00 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. – Lecture


8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon

Skills Lab




12:00-12:30 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4: P.M. Clinical Site

WEEK 5

8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon


TOPICS:  Lecture Review, Skills Review



TEST #4: (Personal Care, ADL’s, & Restorative Services)


12-1:00 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. – Lecture

8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon


Skills Remediation




FINAL SKILLS TESTING



12-1:00 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. – Lecture


8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon

SKILLS TESTING CONTINUED




12:00-12:30 P.M. LUNCH


1:00 P.M.-4: P.M. Clinical Site

WEEK 6

Clinicals 6:45 A.M.-

4:00 P.M.

Clinicals 6:45 A.M.-

4:00 P.M.

Clinicals 6:45 A.M.-

4:00 P.M.