The certified medication Technician progrma is 6 months. Medication techs dispense oral capsules, pills, elixirs and perhaps subcutaneous insulin to patients; assist them in taking the medication; and assess for any side effects or drug reactions.
Introduction to the role of the Medication Aide
Communication and Interpersonal Skills
Medical terminology, Symbols, Accepted Abbreviations, Dosage Preparations and
Standard precautions and Infection Control
Six rights of Medication Administration
Residents’ Rights related to Medication Administration