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Kentucky Medication Aide

This course prepares the Medicaid Nurse Aide to administer specific medications in a long-term care facility, as delegated and supervised by a licensed nurse. Additional duties the employer may delegate are not covered in this course (KRS 314.001 and 201 KAR 20:400 Section 2).

The Kentucky Medication Aide (KMA 100) course is a 5 credit hour class offered in the Fall and Spring semesters on the Leestown campus of Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC).

Costs:

Course fee ($162 per credit hour)   $ 810.00
Mandatory fee ($8.00 per credit hour) $ 40.00
Malpractice Insurance $ 11.00
State exam $ 40.00
Books, required nametag, uniform (estimated) $ 110.00
Security fee     $ 40.00
Total ESTIMATED costs $ 1050.00***


***Cost are subject to change***

Download and print the Kentucky Medication Aide Course Fact Sheet

Contact Information

Janie C. Thompson, RN, MSN, CNE
BCTC Nurse Aide and KNAT Coordinator
164 Opportunity Way, Bldg. A, Room 253
Lexington, KY 40511
(859) 246-4640
janie.thompson@kctcs.edu