Assisted Living Caregiver & Med Management
- Course Duration: 11 days
- Category: Medical
- Students: 0
- Certificate: Yes
- Location: AZTTI PHOENIX
- Language: English
- Lesson: 0
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- Prerequisites: No
- Skill Level: Beginner
- Course Capacity: 15
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Assisted Living Caregiver and Med Mgt Course Description
Assisted Living Caregiver students will complete a minimum of 62 hours of course attendance as mandated by the state board.No clinical required.
Caregiver students will attend and complete 62 hours of classroom instruction and hands-on skills. During the Caregiver course, students must pass all chapter exams with an 80% or higher. Small classes with individualized attention help students study and prepare for the exams.
Finally, Caregiver students must pass the Assisted Living Caregiver course final exam with an 80% or higher, then register for the Arizona State Caregiver/Med Management Certification test.
Caregiver and Med Mgt Curriculum:
As a student, you will learn the required skills and equipment associated with Assisted Living Care, including:
- Legal and ethical issues
- Communication and interpersonal skills
- Service plans
- Infection control
- Nutrition and food preparation
- Fire, safety, and emergency procedures
- Home environment and maintenance
- Basic caregiver skills
- Mental health and social services
- Care of the cognitively impaired resident
- Basic restorative services
- Medication management.
Caregiver instruction will be delivered by hands-on practice, class discussion, videos, and eLearning materials. Come prepared to learn and participate!
Option 1: Pay course tuition of $599.00 in full at registration (Preferred)
Option 2: A payment plan is available.
Possible Additional Costs:
Maricopa County Food Handler’s Card – approximately $15.00 (may vary).
Drug Test $50.00
TB Skin Test $25
DPS Fingerprint Card $67.00.
This is required to take the Arizona Written Final Exam.
Arizona State Written Final Exam through D&S Diversified Technology $65.00
PLEASE NOTE: To “work” (not required to take the course) in Assisted Living, employment applicants must have current certification in *CPR/FA; have a current Negative TB Test; and, have or are in the process of receiving a fingerprint clearance card from DPS.
*CPR & First Aid training is available at AZTTI$75.
Our Main Teachers
Ms. Vlacich received her Bachelor of Science degree in Health Administration and certificates in Gerontology & Health Care Management from St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue. New York. She has had …
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