College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Road
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
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Did you know our Lead Coordinator at the La Plata campus was a Kid' and Teen College student, became a counselor, then an assistant coordinator, a teacher of our courses and then a coordinator. That is dedication to our program. Thank you to Sarah Massie for all your hard work.
Continuing Education Units: 6.6
Prerequisite: Students must successfully complete the Work Keys Assessment given in the CSM testing Center with a minimum score of 4 on all three tests.
Preparation, administration, and charting of nonparenteral medications will be taught to geriatric nursing assistants (GNA) who work in long-term care facilities. Applicants must be certified by the Maryland Board of Nursing as: 1) geriatric nursing assistants and 2) certified nursing assistants 3) be currently employed by a long-term facility and 4) have one year’s work experience as a geriatric nursing assistant in a long-term care facility. Textbook required.
Schedule of Classes:
M W F, 08:00AM-02:30PM
Kelly Winters, MSN, RN, CPP