Geriatric Aide

geriatricaideThis course provides advanced training for the Nurse Aide I. The course curriculum is focused on geriatric care with an emphasis on person-centered care concepts, hydration, nutrition, mental health, dementia, behavioral challenges, pain management, palliative care and stress management. Upon completion, students are eligible for listing as a geriatric nurse aide with the North Carolina Nurse Aide Registry. Note: To be enrolled in this course, a student must show proof that they are currently listed on the Nurse Aide Registry and that they completed an approved nurse aide training program.