Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

HLT 128 ‡ Medication Assistant - Certified (3)

Prerequisite(s): HLT 109 or equivalent, and six months working experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant.

The first of two courses approved by the Arizona State Board of Nursing to prepare Certified Nursing Assistants for medication assistant licensure. Emphasis is on the role of the medication assistant, drug laws, medication calculations, and the safe administration of various medications.

2 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory.