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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 18. Professional And Occupational Licensing
Agency 90. Board of Nursing
Chapter 60. Regulations Governing the Registration of Medication Aides

18VAC90-60-70. Other program requirements.

A. Ratio. An approved training program shall maintain a ratio of no more than 10 students for one instructor for the 20 hours of supervised skills practice as required by 18VAC90-60-60 B.

B. Records.

1. Each medication aide training education program shall develop and maintain an individual record of major skills taught and the date of performance by the student. At the completion of the program, the medication aide must receive a copy of this record and a certificate of completion from the program, as specified in 18VAC90-60-40.

2. A record of the reports of graduates' performance on the approved competency evaluation program shall be maintained.

3. A record that documents the disposition of complaints against the program shall be maintained.

4. All records required by this section shall be maintained for at least five years.

C. Student identification. The medication aide students shall wear identification that clearly distinguishes them as a "medication aide student" while engaged in practical skills training under direct supervision by an instructor. Name identification shall follow the policy of the assisted living facility in which the medication aide is engaged in practical training.

Statutory Authority

§§ 54.1-2400 and 54.1-3005 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 23, Issue 19, eff. July 1, 2007; amended, Virginia Register Volume 35, Issue 20, eff. July 15, 2019.

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