Self-Assist Medication

Medication Pills Prescription

Cost:

6 Hours       $65.00

Self-Assistant medication aides (Med Techs) are responsible for assisting residents in an assisted living facility or Home Health setting with prescription and over-the-counter medications and are responsible for performing the following tasks:

  • Assisting with self-administered medications.

  • Verifying the identity of patients receiving medication.

  • Recording names of medications and dosages.

  • The recording time of administration of medication.

  • Observing residents to detect response to medication.

*Classes are not under the purview of the Commission for Independent Education.