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Boothbay Region Adult & Community Education



Healthcare Training

Certified Residential Medication Aid

$299

with Susan Zimmerman RN BA

Calendar Feb 26, 2020 at 3:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This course provides students with the necessary knowledge and practice to become state certified as a CRMA. It is designed to teach students to administer selected non-injectable medications safely and to document accurately in Assisted Living Residences, group homes, as well as in the home setting (Agency Home Care) within the guidelines of the DIRS for the State of Maine.

 

Beacon Hospice Volunteer

Free

with Kathy Dunphy

Calendar Mar 10, 2020 at 5 pm

Did you know that 50% of nursing home residents do not receive visitors? This also includes our veterans. Beacon Hospice is proud to offer a veteran to veteran program for anyone who has served and is willing to have a veteran volunteer for companionship. Be the person that makes a difference to a neighbor and their family as they face end of life issues: become a Beacon Hospice volunteer, or veteran to veteran volunteer. This Free 21 hour, 7 week training will prepare you to support patients and their families. Led by the volunteer coordinator, our team of registered nurses, licensed clinical social workers, chaplain and bereavement specialist will provide the informational tools you will need to provide compassionate support for our patients and their families. You will learn the history and philosophy of hospice, medical issues at the end of life, including pain and symptom management, communication, family dynamics, grief, loss and spiritual care. Once you complete the course, you decide how you can serve the hospice community in a way that works for you. Hospice volunteer work is not about the patients demise, it is about their LIVING!

Medical Administrative Assistant

$1,399
Calendar Mar 24, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 9 weeks

This 50-hour course prepares students to function effectively in many of the administrative and clerical positions in the health care industry. Medical Administrative Assistants, Medical Secretary, and Medical Records Clerks are all positions in great demand. This program covers important background information on the medical assisting profession and interpersonal skills, medical ethics and law, medical terminology, basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records management and management of practice finances. This program meets the necessary requirements to take the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) - Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) exam.

 

Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers (Re-certification)

$65

with Andrew Eckman

Calendar Apr 27, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Basic Life Support training reinforces healthcare professionals’ understanding of the importance of early CPR and defibrillation, basic steps of preforming CPR, relieving choking and using an AED; and the role of each link in the Chain of Survival. This course is equivalent to the American Heart and Red Cross BLS courses and is accepted by Maine EMS for licensing purposes. Meets or exceeds all applicable medical and regulatory requirements.

 

Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers (Full Program)

$80
Calendar May 4, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Basic Life Support training reinforces healthcare professionals’ understanding of the importance of early CPR and defibrillation, basic steps of preforming CPR, relieving choking and using an AED; and the role of each link in the Chain of Survival. This course is equivalent to the American Heart and Red Cross BLS courses and is accepted by Maine EMS for licensing purposes. Meets or exceeds all applicable medical and regulatory requirements.

 

Certified Residential Medication Aid (Re-certification)

$70

with Susan Zimmerman RN BA

The CRMA re-certification is a one-on-one competency based program. Certified Residential Medication Aides are required by the State of Maine to renew their certification every two years. Competency testing only, no classwork or preparation. Review material available upon request. This is only for recertification.

Please call to make an appointment,  Susan Zimmerman

(207)504-6507  

CRMA Re-Cerification
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CRMA Re-Cerification

$70

The CRMA re-certification is a one-on-one competency based program. Certified Residential Medication Aides are required by the State of Maine to renew their certification every two years. Competency testing only, no classwork or preparation. Review material available upon request. This is only for recertification. *by appointment only*

 





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